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  • pbakwin:
    The guiding principle of self supported is that you can use whatever is available to everyone, and that is commonly used. A paid resupply service that is available to anyone would be fine. Paying your friend to bring food for you would not. I… read more »
  • pchis4ever:
    Currious- what are the restrictions on using a food resupply service, such as the Sonora Pass Resupply (paid service that delivers a box to you on the trail at Sonora Pass, where resupply options are otherwise poor)? Would using such a service make… read more »
  • willbear:
    My buddy “moustachian” (Dustin) and I are going to give a go at the self-supported Long Path FKT starting June 1, 2018! I’m particularly psyched as I’ve been using the LP for part of my run-commute since moving here about two years ago. I’ve seen… read more »
  • runningfalcon:
    This coming Sunday, May 27, I will be attempting to establish an FKT on the Border Route Trail, traveling west to east. I plan to start a little later than prior trips, knowing that the western portion can be difficult to navigate so I want to do… read more »
  • alex.wright:
    Starting June 10th, 2018 I will begin my journey in attempting to beat the current self-supported FKT on the PCT (Northbound) held by Heather "Anish" Anderson. I will be doing it "thru-hiker style" as Scott Williamson laid out in his 2008 FKT - no… read more »

 

 

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