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


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 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


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