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