June 04, 2019
At the Music City Distance Carnival, Brad Barton sliced more than five seconds off the previous record set 18 years ago.
By Taylor Dutch, Runner's World
At 53-years-old, Brad Barton now owns three world records, effectively extending his streak of accomplishments as a Masters runner. On...
July 28, 2014
No man his age or older has ever come close to running so fast for the Mile
By Doug Robinson, Deseret News
OGDEN — By way of introduction, Brad Barton is a motivational speaker, author and magician who urges audiences to “do something hard” and embrace challenges. For a man who is raising six...
July 14, 2014
Misses age-group world record by just 1.5 seconds.
By Ken Stone, Times of San Diego
Brad Barton is a 48-year-old father of five, living with his wife in Ogden, Utah. He makes a living as a keynote speaker at corporate events. He performs magic to reinforce his points.
But it was no illusion...
March 04, 2013
By Brett Hoover, Armory Track
Brad Barton's son, a Division I collegiate runner, made the mistake of calling his dad an "old man."
Barton, once an All-American in the steeplechase at Weber State University in Utah, told him, "When you beat me in the Mile, you can call me an old man."