#122 - Lazarus Lake (Gary Cantrell) — all you need to know about The Barkley Marathons and Backyard Ultra

A couple of weeks ago, we were in Älvdalen in the north of Sweden where Sweden Runners arranged Älvdalen Backyard Ultra (ÄBU).

The legendary Gary Cantrell also known as Lazarus Lake, or Laz for short, and his wife Sandra Cantrell were visiting the backyard. And of course we took the opportunity to interview the creator of two of the world’s most famous ultra-running concepts; The Barkley Marathons and Backyard ultra!

In this episode, Johnny and Laz talk about the background story and future of both Backyard ultra and Barkley marathons, and Laz even reveals what will happen with The Barkley when he retires...

Gary Cantrell aka Laz, Lazarus Lake.

Gary Cantrell aka Laz, Lazarus Lake.


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