shameless self promotion, 163 in a series
many things make a post

qotd, success and failure

"Many people opine on whether a woman can finish Barkley. I believe one can, but it’s going to take a ballsy run. Those same people ask me whether I think I can finish. I think John Kelly said it best to me the other day: “I don’t know that you can. But I don’t know that you CAN’T. And that’s the best that can be said of anyone at Barkley.”"

- Ultra runner Amelia Boone on her run at the Barkley Marathons

For another take on Barkley, here’s on from Gary Robbins, who looked like he’d complete it this year. 

FTR: I love the idea of and reading about Barkley. I never, ever, ever want to try it.


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