A glorious photographic record of the superhumans who have completed the Barkley Marathons, one of the most mythical running races on earth
Alexis Berg is one of the world's premier sports journalists. Specializing in long-distance events, often in hard-to-reach locations, particularly in the mountains, Berg has captured some of the world's most challenging races and extraordinary humans. His passion for the Barkley Marathons, for which he has also produced a film with his friend Aurelien Delfosse, arose from the unique circumstances of the race's founder, landscape and participants. Since 2013 Aurelien Delfosse has been a journalist for L'Equipe, one of the world's leading newspapers devoted to sports. He has also produced multimedia narratives and documentaries.