Hallucinations, sleep deprivation and vertical cliffs: What Gary Robbins’ Barkley Marathons was really like

May 10th, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Canadian Trails, Trail Runner Profiles, Trail Running | No Comments »

The 2016 Barkley Marathons was tougher than Gary Robbins thought. Weeks after the toughest endurance race has come to an end, one of Canada’s most famous trail runners tells us exactly what happened out on the course.


Back from Barkley Marathons

April 11th, 2014 by Noel Paine | Posted in A Runner's View, Blogs | 1 Comment »

“If you’re going to face a real challenge, it has to be a real challenge.” – Lazarus Lake Some people think getting up with a coffee and cigarette in the morning is insane. For […]