Read about Big’s Backyard Ultra from the guy who lost to Maggie Guterl

October 29th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Will Hayward’s post about his experience at Big’s reads like a thriller


Maggie Guterl runs 400K+ to win Big’s Backyard Ultra overall

October 22nd, 2019 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Find out why the winner of Big’s Backyard Ultra Maggie Guterl is now the champion of the world


How to follow Amelia Boone at Big’s Backyard Ultra

October 18th, 2019 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Boone is racing Big’s after taking her name out of the Barkley Marathons due to a fracture in March


Laz Lake arrives in Calgary for Dave Proctor’s Backyard Ultra

June 21st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Barkley Marathons race director may bestow the winner with a golden coin to this year’s Big’s Backyard Ultra. Photo: BOSS DIgital Media


Dave Proctor introduces last-person-standing ultra

November 28th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The Calgary-area ultrarunner will model Outrun Backyard Ultra after Lazarus Lake’s popular last-person-standing race, which he will also run himself in 2019


WATCH: Last Man Standing

November 16th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Big’s Backyard Ultra is known as one of the toughest ultrarunning races. The 2018 event broke records, while demonstrating the power of the human spirit.


Meet the inspiring Canadians at Big’s Backyard Ultra

October 25th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Jerry Hughes of Victoria, BC toed the line and defied the odds at the Lazarus Lake ultra