The Barkley Marathons: cats tell all

April 1st, 2019 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

We’re not kitten around. Linda Barton-Robbins’ Barkley Marathons cat updates go viral


Barkley Marathons 2019 ends with no finishers

April 1st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Six runners scored Fun Runs, but a Fun Run is still a DNF


Barkley Marathons update: it’s down to six

March 31st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

One runner remains on loop two, and he will be tapped out when he arrives back in camp


John Kelly drops out of Barkley Marathons: “I was no longer having fun”

March 31st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

John Kelly, who finished the course successfully in 2017, was considered one of the strongest contenders this year


Barkley Marathons: no women left, Calmettes leads

March 31st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

John Kelly is resting up before tackling loop 3


Three-time Barkley Marathons finisher Jared Campbell is out after one loop

March 30th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Campbell is one of the most accomplished finishers in Barkley history, having completed the course in three previous outings in 2012, 2014 and 2016. Photo: Brian McCurdy


Barkley Marathons: Kelly, Calmettes and Coury complete loop 1

March 30th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Kelly and Calmettes continue to hold a strong lead in the race through the wilds of Tennessee


Barkley Marathons update: John Kelly led the charge up Rat Jaw

March 30th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Kelly, Calmettes and Coury stopped briefly for water at the fire tower


Known starters for the 2019 Barkley Marathons

March 29th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

We’re just hours away from the start of the Barkley Marathons


Barkley Marathons and Frozen Head: just a jog in the park?

March 28th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

In daylight and before Barkley weekend, Frozen Head looks just like any other state park. Photo: Howie Stern


Two Canadian women headed to Barkley Marathons

March 26th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

This year’s Barkley Marathons will feature an OCR racer from Ottawa and a human rights lawyer based in Afghanistan who ran two loops in 2018


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