2019 Podcast Round-up

I got a bit behind this year on posting podcasts and other interviews I did, so then I stopped trying entirely. I decided I’d try to pull together the ones I could find or remember and give a full run-down here. Please let me know if something is missing (which I expect someone would probably only notice if it’s one I did with them).

I believe these are in chronological order, so while all of them hit a number of topics the focus of the first ones are primarily Barkley, followed by The Grand Round, and then more general interviews towards the end.

‎Everyday Running Legends on Apple Podcasts

‎The perfect podcast for your run. Brodie Sharpe interviews everyday runners who have motivational running stories designed to inspire every runner. Get a boost of inspiration listening to a wide range of runners whether it’s training for their first marathon, completing their 100th ultra-marathon or…

Like a Bigfoot Podcast #144: John Kelly – Finisher of Barkley Marathons on When/Why We Push Our Limits

In 2017, John Kelly became only the 15th finisher of the Barkley Marathon, an epic race through the rugged mountains of Tennessee. He battled through pain, exhaustion, sleep deprivation and three years of preparation in order to achieve one of the biggest accomplishments in ultra running.


Episode 496 – John Kelly

This week Holly speaks to the Barkley-marathon-finisher John Kelly, Tom’s non run streak comes to an end and he’s back from the parkrun UK annual conference and Martin’s back from a rather painful Strava Mile at the always-incredible Night of the 10,000m PBs, which also saw incredible racing from start to finish.

Episode 172 – JOHN KELLY – ‘The Grand Round’

Episode 172 of Talk Ultra is here… We bring you a full and in-depth interview with John Kelly about his amazing journey to attempt The Grand Round in the UK and the Godfather of Trail, Kurt Decker is co-hosting. ***** Speedgoat is currently on ‘The Longtrail” with Belz (his crewman from the AT) ***** Talk Ultra is…

Beating the Barkley Marathons – An Interview with John Kelly – James Runs Far

What does it take to complete the most difficult adventure race in the world? The Barkley Marathons! John ‘Random Forest Runner’ Kelly is one of the few people to have ever finished the brutal challenge.

Ep. 31 – John Kelly – Failure is Feedback by Smart Athlete Podcast by Solpri

In today’s episode I sit down with John Kelly – ultra runner and one of only 15 people to have completed the Barkley Marathons. I ask him how he found himself get into ultras in the first place. Something that varies with each guest I find myself speaking to that has decided to truly go the distance in running.

2 thoughts on “2019 Podcast Round-up

  • December 31, 2019 at 9:54 am

    Was an absolute privilege to have someone of your calibre on my site.

    Thanks once again. And here’s to an amazing 2020!


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