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


“Endless” star Gary Robbins diagnosed with stress reaction

July 1st, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

“Unfortunately there won’t be any running images posted by me this summer as I’ve been diagnosed with a “stress reaction” (precursor to stress fracture) in the neck of my femur.”


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


The Whistler Half: a fantastic day of races in the mountains

June 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Fast times and stunning scenery at the annual Whistler Half-Marathon and associated races


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


Survival of the Fittest race adds 35K distance in Squamish, B.C.

May 28th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Ellie Greenwood finishes third in the 18K


Robbins’ 2018 Barkley race report: “Help is not coming”

April 2nd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Foul weather and “user mistakes” were significant factors in Robbins’ struggle this year. And he suggests whether or not he will return to the Tennessee mountains for another attempt in the future



Canadian results from the 2018 Barkley Marathons

March 26th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Preliminary results by Canadians from Frozen Head State Park and the 2018 Barkley Marathons


VIDEO: Gary Robbins finishes third loop of the 2018 Barkley Marathons, misses cut-off

March 26th, 2018 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Canadian ultra-endurance athlete was back at the enigmatic race for the third straight year, but was unable to finish after facing some of the worst weather in the race’s history during his second loop. No one finished this year’s event.


Zero finishers at 2018 Barkley Marathons

March 25th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Gary Robbins falls short in his third attempt at the Barkley Marathons as no one finishes the 100-mile ultramarathon in the Tennessee mountains for the first time since 2015


Video: Gary Robbins finishing lap 2 and heading out for the third loop of the 2018 Barkley Marathons

March 25th, 2018 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Canadian ultrarunner, attempting to become just the 16th finisher of the 100-miler, heads out for his third of five 20-mile loops on the course in rural Tennessee