John Kelly shares “stunning” photos of Barkley Marathons site

December 24th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

“I thought I would share some stunning pictures from Frozen Head State Park for those not fortunate enough to spend time across the street from it during the holidays”


Guess how much this Barkley Marathons finisher ran on his birthday?

November 23rd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The 15th person to ever finish the Barkley Marathons recently celebrated a birthday. Here’s how far he ran:


Barkley Marathons finisher John Kelly calls this creation his “indulgence”

April 7th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | 1 Comment »

“My wonderful creation I call the KrispyBo: two Krispy Kreme doughnuts with a Bojangles’ cajun filet patty in the middle,” Kelly says of his post-race indulgence.


Who is John Kelly, the 15th person to have ever finished the Barkley Marathons?

April 4th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Running | 2 Comments »

John Kelly has become the 15th person in history to finish the Barkley Marathons. Who exactly is this man?


Race director clarifies final outcome of 2017 Barkley Marathons

April 4th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Gary Cantrell, the race director for the Barkley Marathons, clarified his position on Gary Robbins’ finish and why his run did not count.


PHOTOS: The scene from the 2017 Barkley Marathons finish

April 3rd, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Photos from the finish line of the 2017 Barkley Marathons including the scene of the crushing six-second miss for Gary Robbins on the 60-hour time limit.


2017 Barkley Marathons features one finisher, heartbreak for Gary Robbins

April 3rd, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Trail Running | 22 Comments »

Washington, D.C.’s John Kelly has finished, and won, the Barkley Marathons in 59:30. Meanwhile Gary Robbins missed the 60-hour cutoff by six seconds.