TRS Radio (general)
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.

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In this episode Barrie Shepley breaks down the Olympic Games, sharing his experience in Rio and opinions about the race. Follow Barrie on twitter and check out his website to learn more about his coaching business. 

In the final half hour, Ben spoke with Chris Leiferman about winning his Ironman debut and why he is turning down his Kona slot. They also discussed dancing, wrestling and enhancing libido. 

Please consider supporting TRS Radio by becoming a patron.

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!

Sponsors:

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more. 

Follow ENVE Composites on twitter. They're also @envecomosites on instagram and Facebook.  Why are ENVE wheels so great? Click here to find out. And please click here to subscribe to their newsletter. 

To learn more about Bioastin, visit their website and sign up for their newsletter. You will save 20% on your next purchase. 

 

Direct download: TRS78.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:09pm CDT
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In this episode Dark Mark and Ben discuss the Olympics and the upcoming Ironman 70.3 World Championship. They also discuss why TRS Radio has been on hiatus and what the future holds. Mark then unleashes an epic too terrible for twitter #TT4T before Ben interviewed Jan Frodeno. Jan is an Olympic gold medalist and the defending Ironman and Ironman 70.3 World Champion. 

Please consider supporting TRS Radio by becoming a patron

Sponsors:

Follow Castelli Triathlon on Instagram and visit their website to learn more. 

Follow ENVE Composites on twitter. They're also @envecomosites on instagram and Facebook.  Why are ENVE wheels so great? Click here to find out. And please click here to subscribe to their newsletter. 

Follow Recon Jet on twitter and visit their website to see some terrific videos including this one featuring Tim Don. 

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: TRS77.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:26pm CDT
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First Ben and Mark discuss Ben's upcoming trip to Boulder and the upcoming Ironman 70.3 World Championship. Next, Timothy O'Donnell talked to Ben about the formation of the Pro Triathlon Union and their plans moving forward. In the last segment, Ben interviews Joe Skipper who took 2nd at Ironman Texas, a regional championship with an extremely competitive field. Does he have what it takes to go Top 10 at Kona?

Sponsors and special offers:

Story38 Alliance has a special promotion for TRS Radio listeners. Starting today, for one week, free shipping in the U.S. for The Carrier. Go to story38alliance.com and use code “TRS1.”

This episode was also sponsored by TriRig.com. Save up to $100 onTriRig Omega X brakes and clean up your bike's front end. The Omega X: aero braking perfected.

Direct download: TRS49.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:12pm CDT
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In this interview, NASCAR driver Landon Cassill talks about driver compensation, risk of death and/or injury, how one goes from a kid racing go-carts to racing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series, and his passion for triathlon. He also talks about controversy and dust-ups with the likes of Danica Patrick and Bobby Hamilton, Jr.

What are the physical gifts required to become a great racecar driver? Why are NASCAR drivers like Jimmie Johnson and Josh Wise getting into triathlon? 

Please support our sopnsor 3Dealz by joining their newsletter: http://www.3dealz.com/trs/

Follow Landon Cassill on twitter and join him in conversation on the TRS Triathlon reader forum.

Please support the show by donating just $1 per episode. Visit patreon.com/trs for more information. 

Direct download: TRS43.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:56pm CDT
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First Ben's father joins him for a discussion about triathlon in the 80's, "Cup-gate" and bullying by Andrew Messick and the World Triathlon Corporation. Then Ben interviews the Queen of All Triathlon, Gwen Jorgensen

This episode was sponsored by ISM Saddles. Follow them on twitter.

Follow Gwen on twitter.

Direct download: TRS35.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:32am CDT
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In this episode Rich Roll talks about his new cook book, the Plant Power Way. It’s not just a book for Vegans - it’s for everyone and anyone who wants to eat more fruits and vegetables. Ben tells Rich about his juice cleanse. Rich talked about the difficulty in leaving his law practice to pursue an alternative career. Ben and Rich talk about meditation, alcoholism, the distraction nature of social media. How did Rich ever get a book deal and how successful was Finding Ultra? Has he abandon triathlon? Will there be a competitive comeback? 

This episode was sponsored by BSX Insight.

Buy and read Finding Ultra by Rich Roll.

Check out The Plant Power Way by Rich Roll and Julie Piatt.

Visit richroll.com for all of the social media links, the podcast and more. 

Direct download: TRS32.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:39pm CDT
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Chief Asia Pacific Correspondent, Mark Luckin, interviewed Nick Baldwin, Guy Crawford and Christian Kemp at Ironman Western Australia. Dark Mark and TRS discuss Challenge Bahrain, Pete Jacobs, Lava Magazine and more. The Craig Alexander interview starts at (35:00) and was amazing. Finally, Kelly Burns Gallagher and Ryan Heisler discuss some concerning things they've learned about the Ironman Foundation. 

Direct download: TRS17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:08am CDT
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