Breakfast with Bob: Kona Edition

Breakfast with Bob: Kona Edition

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Breakfast with Bob: Kona Edition
  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Dave Scott and Mark Allen

    Episode 1

    Dave Scott and Mark Allen are celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the greatest race ever on the Big Island, the infamous IronWar from October 14, 1989. Having the two legends on together is always a treat!

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, ...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Cam Wurf

    Episode 2

    Cam Wurf was an Olympic rower and former professional cyclist has fully embraced triathlon, including a focused effort to improve his running off the bike. He’s put in two sub-three hour marathons at the end of long-distance triathlons this year, both in Roth in July (2:50) and at Ironman Italy (...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Andrew Starykowicz

    Episode 3

    Andrew Starykowicz tells it like it is. He says he is a “big, hairy American winning machine.” The man they call Starky races one way: He goes as hard as he can for as long as he can.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Active, Cany...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Heather Jackson

    Episode 4

    Heather Jackson has been third, fourth and fifth here in Kona and, after finishing 14th in 2018, she is looking to hopefully get back on the podium. Heather talked with us about the lessons she has learned racing here and how she has adjusted her training.

    LISTEN to our conversation on the Babb...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Els Visser

    Episode 5

    Els Visser first got into triathlon after nearly dying when the boat she was on capsized. Her story of perseverance and survival is unbelievable.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Active, Canyon, Form Goggles, Amp Human, Four Seas...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: David McNamee

    Episode 6

    David McNamee is coming off of finishing third in Kona in both 2017 and 2018. Is 2019 the year he gets to the top of the podium? David took us through his run last year, starting in 21st place and running his way through the field to 3rd.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to y...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Daniela Ryf

    Episode 7

    Daniela Ryf is the best female triathlete on the planet with four wins at the Ironman World Championship in a row. If she makes it five in a row this year, she will join Mark Allen as the only triathlete to accompolish that feat!

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Daniela Bleymehl

    Episode 8

    Daniela Bleymehl beat Lucy Charles-Barclay by nine seconds at the 2018 Challenge Roth. She pulled out of Ironman Frankfurt this year with a GI virus and a week later had the fastest bike split of the day at Challenge Roth where she ended up third.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Bro...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Craig Alexander

    Episode 9

    Craig Alexander is the three-time winner of the Ironman World Championship who is still competing well at Ironman 70.3 events. We chatted with Crowie about his three wins in Kona, and some other memorable races. And we asked him how he sees this year’s race playing out.

    Filmed on location at Hug...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Corinne Abraham

    Episode 10

    Corinne Abraham had calf issues starting three weeks before last year’s race. She only ran three times in those three weeks and contemplated flying home and not racing. She made up six minutes on the front pack during the bike and came off in third place. When she started the marathon she had no ...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Cody Beals

    Episode 11

    The Canadian Kona rookie impressed everyone with his win at Mont Tremblant in 2018. He backed it up with another win there in August. How’s he feeling coming in to his first Ironman World Championship?

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Norm...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Coach Jim Vance

    Episode 12

    Coach Jim Vance always has great insight on what he thinks will happen on race day.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Active, Canyon, Form Goggles, Amp Human, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Sportstats, Ashworth Awards, and Headsweats.

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Caroline Steffen

    Episode 13

    Caroline Steffen was a former professional bike racer who moved to triathlon and took second twice here in Kona. She’s a mom now to Xander and set a course record to win her Ironman Western Australia, her first full Ironman since 2015.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Camilla Pedersen

    Episode 14

    Camilla Pedersen was in a horrific bike accident in 2013 while training for her first Kona. She was in an induced coma for 19 days. After a long recovery, she took eighth in Kona in 2015, eleventh in 2016, and is looking to go even faster this Saturday.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Brent and Kyle Pease

    Episode 15

    Brent and Kyle Pease, aka the Pease Bros left an indelible mark on the Ironman World Championship last year with their memorable race, with Brent helping Kyle experience the greatest race in our sport. They take us through their day last year, and what it felt like to cross that finish line.

    Fil...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Braden Currie

    Episode 16

    Braden Currie had a great race in Kona in 2018, finished fifth and went 8:04:41. After a win at the Ironman Asia Pacific Championship in June, a podium finish in Kona is certainly within reach.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Ac...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Imogen Simmonds

    Episode 17

    Imogen Simmonds introduced herself to the world in Frankfurt, where she finished second in her first full Ironman. She backed that up with a third-place finish in Nice at the 70.3 world championships. She’s making her debut here in Kona.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Beth and Liza James

    Episode 18

    On July 4, 2004, Beth James and her three kids were driving home from a gathering when their vehicle was struck by two cars that were drag racing through the streets. Beth’s youngest daughter Liza ended up with severe brain damage from the crash. Being a long-time runner and triathlete, Beth and ...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Bart Aernouts

    Episode 19

    Last year, Bart became only the second person ever to finish here in Kona under 8 hours. And lost. What does he take away from his 2018 race that he can use this year?

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Active, Canyon, Form Goggle...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Anne Haug

    Episode 20

    Anne Haug is one of the best pure runners in the sport and finished third here in Kona last year in her first attempt.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Active, Canyon, Form Goggles, Amp Human, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Sport...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Andi Dreitz

    Episode 21

    Andi Dreitz took thirteenth in his first attempt in Kona one year ago and, after winning the legendary Challenge Roth this summer, he is looking for an even better result this time around.

    Filmed on location at Huggo’s On the Rocks. Brought to you by HOKA, Polar, UCAN, Velofix, Normatec, Active,...

  • Breakfast with Bob 2019 Kona: Ben Hoffman

    Episode 22

    Ben Hoffman was forced to sit out last year’s world championship after suffering a hip injury. This has left him hungrier than ever to put in a great performance here in Kona. He’s also got the added inspiration of baby Josephine adding extra motivation for an epic finish line greeting.

    Filmed ...

  • 2019 Breakfast with Bob from Kona Starts Soon!

    Episode 23

  • 2019 Breakfast with Bob from Kona: Anne Haug, 2019 Ironman World Champion

    Episode 24

    Last year, Anne finished 3rd in Kona. This year coming into the race, she had been dealing with injuries and had not been able to run much. She wasn’t sure how things would go. We now know: fantastically. She was able to throw down the 10th fastest run of the day overall, and won her first Ironma...