TRS Radio
This 60-90 minute "live-to-tape" podcast features funny and candid interviews, comedy and the occasional angry rant. Ben Hobbs and co-host/writer/producer Dark Mark, regularly challenge the establishment as they examine the news and controversy of the week with wit, humor and irreverence. You can support the show by visiting patreon.com/trs.

In this episode Mark and Ben talk to the namesake of all things TRS, Mr. Andrew Starykowicz who is fast enough to be called champion. We discussed his amazing comeback, his victory at Ironman Wisconsin and we played a game called "Hot Takes". 

Interested in joining our age group team? Visit the TRS Racing -Baucco Squad website. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more about custom kits for triathlon clubs. 

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS119.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 7:41pm CST
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Aruba was a gong show. Join in on conversations with Aaron Webstey, Dark Mark, Doug MacLean, Brad Williams and AJ Baucco

Then join the Ben and Ben show, where Ben Hobbs talks with Ben Kanute about nothing among other things. They broke down his 2nd place at Ironman 70.3 Worlds, Olympic dreams versus 70.3 success, and they debated seduction techniques. 

Interested in joining our age group team? Visit the TRS Racing -Baucco Squad website. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more about custom kits for triathlon clubs. 

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS118.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 10:55pm CST
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In this episode Ben interviews two Olympians. First, he spoke with American running legend, Ryan Hall, about bulking up, blocking wind, punching faces and more.

Next up Will Clarke discussed his passion for the beer mile, getting crazy at University and becoming "Bill."

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more about custom kits for triathlon clubs. 

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

 

Direct download: TRS117.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 12:21am CST
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These interviews were recorded face-to-face in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada during the ITU Multisport Festival. First, Ben and Mark talked to the most interesting woman in triathlon, Rachel McBride. They discussed music, fire twirling, sexual health, minimalism and they even touched on triathlon! 

Next, Ben and Mark talked with friend of the show and Penticton local legend, Jeff Symonds. He has a new love interest and he's still getting ugly. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more about custom kits for triathlon clubs. 

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS116.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 11:35pm CST
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These interviews were recorded face-to-face in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada during the ITU Multisport Festival. In the first segment, Ben and Mark spoke with Lionel Sanders for the 5th time on this podcast. They broke down his first place finish and what it means to win a Long Distance World Championship on Canadian soil. 

In the second segment, Ben and Mark chatted with the 2nd place woman, Helle Frederiksen, the day before the ITU long distance world championship. She talked about battling injury, the recovery process, racing for a world title in Penticton and her future plans. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS115.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 10:23pm CST
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In this episode Ben hosts a listener edition of "joke me off" featuring Pescado Pelado and Anonymous Will. It will be either the most terrible or most amazing thing you have ever heard. 

Next, Ben interviewed the 70.3 phenom from Australia, Sam Appleton. They discussed his life and career and how often he talks to his mum on the phone. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS114.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 10:50pm CST
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In this episode Ben talks to Dark Mark and Emily Cocks about recent races in Roth and Frankfurt, course cutting, outside assisting, and other triathlon related total bullshit. 

Next, Ben talks with long course triathlon's latest star, Lucy Charles. She's gone from marathon swimmer and national swimming champ in the UK to Age Group world champion to professional champion and Kona Qualifier. Hear this breakout performer's story here on TRS Radio.

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip

Check out Huub Design on twitter and visit their website for more information about their fantastic line of products.

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS113.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 9:44am CST
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In this episode Ben talks with Dave "The Man" Scott about the Dave Scott Multisport Institute at the Four Seasons, new attitudes about nutrition, his career, athletes today, the state of the sport, and more. 

Visit Dave's website and sign up for his newsletter. 

Links:

Read Road to Valor

Ask The Man.

Sponsors:

Ruster Sports decided to offer 25% off orders of the "Real Woods" Armored Hen House. Use the Coupon Code: triruster. 

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip. 

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more about custom kits for triathlon clubs.

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS112.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 7:14pm CST
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In this episode, Ben catches up with AJ Baucco to discuss Eagleman 70.3, Challenge Aruba, and 2 instances of course cutting over the weekend. 

Next, Ben spoke with the new Ironman World Record Holder for fastest time over the distance, Tim Don, about his new approach to the bike, the issue of lead motos, and zeroing in on Kona this year. 

Bonus Content:

If you want to hear this and other bonus content, please consider becoming a patron. You can also support the show by leaving a glowing iTunes review. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip. 

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more about custom kits for triathlon clubs.

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS111.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 10:01pm CST
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In this episode Ben announces a new partnership with Challenge Aruba and then he chats with Aaron Webstey, Dark Mark and Emily Cocks (aka #DarkWebCocks)  about all of the recent news and controversy including but not limited to the Rapp-Dimond settlement, The Championship, lead motos, world records, relays, Creed and conference relaxation techniques. 

Then, Ben interviewed Lionel Sanders. They discussed golf, racing, future plans and what motivates him. Hilarity ensued. Follow Lionel on Facebook.

Bonus Content:

If you want to hear this and other bonus content, please consider becoming a patron. You can also support the show by leaving a glowing iTunes review. 

Sponsors:

To receive 10% off of TriRig Omega X brake and/or the amazing Omni bike, visit tririg.com/hobbs.

Follow Challenge Aruba on twitter. Check out the website and join us for the race on October 22nd. To enter the contest to win a free room and race entry visit http://www.challenge-aruba.com/winafreetrip. 

Another great way to support TRS Triathlon and TRS Radio is to use our link when shopping on Amazon. Make this your Amazon bookmark. Thank you!

Direct download: TRS110.mp3
Category:triathlon -- posted at: 10:04pm CST
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