New advancements in gait analysis can take your running to the next level

April 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Thanks to advancements in technology, gait analysis is no longer confined to the treadmill, and can now be done during real outdoor workouts


Laz Lake to attend Dave Proctor’s Backyard Ultra in Calgary

April 17th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The famous Barkley Marathons race director may also bestow the golden coin on the winner, which grants entry into his own backyard ultra in Tennessee


Dave Proctor to challenge world 100-mile treadmill record in 2019

January 16th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Canadian 24-, 48- and 72-hour record-holder will attempt to run 100 miles on a treadmill in less than 12 hours at the Calgary Marathon expo on May 25


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


Ultrarunner Dave Proctor recovered and running again

November 22nd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Proctor, whose bid for a cross-Canada speed record was curtailed by a herniated disk in August, is greatly recovered and has big race plans for the coming year


The Shakeout Podcast: A Cross-Canada Run Brings Unfinished Business

August 24th, 2018 by Joan Chung | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

The end of Dave Proctor’s cross-Canada run for rare disease research marked the start of a nation-wide campaign to support his cause.


Dave Proctor’s cross-Canada trip ends in Halifax with mixed emotions

August 23rd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Ultrarunner whose cross-Canada speed record quest was curtailed by a back injury will now fly home to Calgary for treatment


Dave Proctor gets attention for rare diseases at Parliament Hill meeting

August 7th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ultrarunner’s quest for the cross-Canada speed record may be scuppered, but his mission to raise awareness for rare diseases reached politicians’ ears today


Dave Proctor unable to complete cross-Canada run

July 28th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Proctor won’t continue on foot, but still plans to reach the East coast and fulfill his goal of bringing awareness to the rare disease community


Dave Proctor arrives in Calgary to a hero’s welcome after 11 days of running

July 8th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Hundreds greet ultrarunner at Calgary whistlestop on cross-Canada speed record journey


Dave Proctor’s cross-Canada run starts with hat-dip in Victoria

June 27th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Ultrarunner begins cross-Canada speed record quest this morning


Ultrarunner plans record-breaking fundraising run across Canada

June 24th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

“I will run to the end of the earth for my son,” says Dave Proctor, whose cross-Canada speed record challenge starts Wednesday in Victoria