The man who inspired the name “Barkley Marathons” dies at 70

December 8th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Barry Barkley was Laz Lake’s friend, neighbour and running partner


Think you’re injured? Here’s what to do

November 6th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

David Roche, author and coach to many top trail runners, dispenses advice on what to do when injury happens


John Kelly tackles his first big UK trail quest

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

The most recent Barkley Marathons finisher took on a massive challenge in his adopted home this week


What John Kelly wore to race the Barkley Marathons

April 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Here’s all the gear sported by 2017 Barkley Marathons finisher John Kelly this year


Barkley Marathons 2019 round-up

April 1st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The ICYMI reel of the 2019 event


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 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


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


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