Gary Robbins won’t be racing Barkley 2019 due to an injury

February 18th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Robbins has sustained a sacral stress fracture that will sideline him from the 2019 Barkley Marathons


Laz Lake thinks Jasmin Paris could become first-ever female finisher of Barkley Marathons

February 14th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Jasmin Paris won The Spine race earlier this year, now Laz Lake hopes she takes on the Barkley Marathons


Dauwalter, Boone donate race memorabilia to water charity

January 15th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Fancy some cool souvenirs of some great race performances? John Kelly’s 2017 Barkley Marathon race bib is up for grabs


81-year-old woman runs 150 miles at Tennessee ultramarathon

September 10th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Sylvia Quinn of Spokane, Washington had never run such a long race before grinding out 150 miles at Lazarus Lake’s age-positive ultra


Laz reaches Oregon as A Race for the Ages kicks off in Tennessee

August 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The eccentric race director Lazarus Lake has reached Oregon, the final state in his walk across America


Gary Robbins and John Kelly go for a bromantic bike ride

August 2nd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Last year’s Barkley Marathon partners rode up Mount Baker this week, and met some curiously well-informed border guards in the process


How to crew for an ultrarunner, by a Barkley finisher

July 11th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Crewing for an ultrarunner is a very specialized task. Here are John Kelly’s tips


Lazarus Lake spends 4th of July walking in Iowa, ruminating on America

July 5th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Barkley Marathons race director’s jottings provide a thoughtful commentary on America


Legally blind Ontario woman to run Tennessee ultra–unguided

June 27th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kitchener, Ont.’s Rhonda-Marie Parke uses ultrarunning as a way to raise awareness of differently-abled athletes


Barkley Marathons doc on TSN this Thursday a must-see

June 26th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

“Endless” documents ultrarunner Gary Robbins’s attempts to conquer one of the most difficult races in the world


#Lazcon update: Lake reaches Ohio on foot journey to Oregon

June 6th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene, Trail Running | No Comments »

Eccentric race director making good progress on his trans-America walk


Barkley Marathons documentary now available on YouTube

May 31st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Ethan Newberry has made his documentary “Where Dreams Go To Die” available on YouTube