#42 - Jersey Super League + 2017 Kona Predictions

What’s going on, America? Tom Petty, Hugh Hefner, incident in Las Vegas .... WTF?  How often is Macca running/training? MaccaNOW and MaccaX at Super League Jersey – guest-starring Alistair Brownlee Swozzi, HeiQ designed Super League Jersey uniforms Next Super League Triathlon event… Big takeaways from Super League Triathlon Women’s race – Katie Zaferes, Nicola Spirig Men’s race – Kristian Blummenfelt Breakout commentating from Alistair Brownlee and Vicky Holland Prize money breakdown How many days of racing is ideal Like the Super League Triathlon Facebook Page Two weeks from Kona – who’s mentally there? Lionel Sanders getting plenty of fan support Pete Jacobs, Frederik van Lierde, Sebastian Kienle all won Kona once, only previous champions racing War is between Kienle, Jan Frodeno, James Cunnama, Sanders Kona record 8:03 – who could break it? Winds of Kona Most races set up for faster times unlike Kona Tim Don vulnerable on bike but tactically strong on run Bike ride is more aggressive, impacts the marathon Macca’s Kona races – does he miss it? Normann Stadler and Macca now on good terms Effect of social media on athlete mental state Women’s race is Daniela Ryf’s to lose, sorry Chrissie Triple Crown is on – Ryf and Javier Gomez Shaikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa wants to qualify for Kona MaccaX member Evelyn Salama racing in Kona – best tips for a first-timer Macca going to Beijing for Under Armour   Team MaccaX Questions: Stuart Gray – How to manage own expectations after setting new PRs? Ian Farrell – What do you think of the run-walk strategy for Ironman marathon?   Kona underdog predictions: James Cunnama in red-hot form with mega-run Lionel Sanders could be in top 10 Sebastian Kienle Ben Hoffman with consistent year, tough to beat, clever racer Terenzo Bozzone needs a big performance, sweats a lot   Heat prep for Kona: dry heat vs. humid heat Altitude training benefits smaller guys rather than big guys

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