IMTalk's Legends of Triathlon (general)

Sheila Taormina is an amazing athlete. She won an Olympic Gold Medal in Swimming, won an ITU World Championship, and represented USA at four Olympic games in three different sports. In this episode she shares the stories of her career. Sheila has a positive outlook on life and also has loads of energy, which comes across in this interview. You can follow Sheila here: www.sheilat.com

Direct download: Legends_of_Triathlon_56_-_Sheila_Taormina.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:10pm EDT

On this episode we have an interview Bob Babbitt. From the early 80's Bob has been a massive influence on the sport of triathlon. With his work in media, with challenged athletes, and creating races he has introduced thousands of people to our sport. 

In this interview Bob shares many of the amazing experiences from his career. You can follow Bob here: www.babbittville.com

Direct download: Bob_Babbitt_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_55.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:06pm EDT

Barb Linquist was a very successful swimmer who turned to triathlon in 1991. This switch proved to be a good move as she had a long and successful triathlon career. Of her 134 career races, she won 33, stood on the podium 86 times, and had 114 top 10 finishes. She also represented the US at the Olympics and was the #1 World ranked ITU triathlete from February 2003 through 2004. 

On this episode we dig into her time in the sport. 

Direct download: Barb_Linquist_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_53.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:06pm EDT

Hunter Kemper is one of the most successful triathletes of all time. In his long career Hunter competed at four Olympic games, was 7x US Champion, and had 35 podiums and 15 wins at ITU races. On this episode of Legends of Triathlon Hunter shares many of the stories from his amazing career. You can follow Hunter here: www.hunterkemper.com

Direct download: Hunter_Kemper_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_53.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:31pm EDT

On this episode we have one of the best IM athletes of all time, Chrissie Wellington. She currently holds the fastest IM by a female, she won Kona four times, and she took the sport to a new level for female racing. On this episode Chrissie shares many of the great stories from her career. 

You can check out Chrissie here: www.chrissiewellington.org

Direct download: Chrissie_Wellington_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_52.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:56pm EDT

On this episode we have one of the best IM athletes of all time, Chrissie Wellington. She currently holds the fastest IM by a female, she won Kona four times, and she took the sport to a new level for female racing. On this episode Chrissie shares many of the great stories from her career. 

You can check out Chrissie here: www.chrissiewellington.org

 

Category:general -- posted at: 9:20pm EDT

Go to www.legendsoftriathlon.com for the show notes for this episode. 

Direct download: Bill_Black_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_51.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:38pm EDT

Siri Lindley is a top triathlon coach who was a very successful triathlete in her time, being the 2001 ITU World Champ. Her story is an amazing one for many reasons, including that she started late in the sport as an age group. On this episode of Legends of Triathlon she shares many these amazing stories with us. You can check her website out here: www.siri-lindley.com

Direct download: Siri_Lindley_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_50.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:31pm EDT

Go to www.legendsoftriathlon.com for the show notes for this episode. 

Direct download: Jan_Wanklyn_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_49.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:22pm EDT

Go to www.legendsoftriathlon.com for the show notes for this episode. 

Direct download: Kurt_Madden_-_Legends_of_Triathlon_Episode_48.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:02pm EDT