"This race will amount to nothing more than an extended period of unspeakable suffering at the end of which you will ultimately find only failure and humiliation." -Gary Cantrell
No website, no pamphlets, no map, and no information on start time. The Barkley Marathon is the roughest and toughest race in the country, if not the world. This ultramarathon has a mysterious and badass quality that keeps extreme event athletes coming back for more.