Fastest Known Time - FKT

The best routes: what are they, who did them, and how fast?

Interviews each week with FKT-setters and other athletes and figures in the world of Fastest Known Times.

Michael Wardian has set the FKT on the Israel National Trail, completing the 1016 km in 10 days 16 hours 36 minutes.

The 2018 Fastest Known Time of the Year awards for FKTs set in Europe.


Recent Comments

  • smoke eyes:
    Hello, my name is Drew Humphreys. Today (Wednesday, June 12, 2019) I ran from the pavement of Hoyt Rd (6:50 AM) to the Sages Ravine Brook crossing (6:58 PM) in about 12 hours and 8 minutes. That’s the whole CT section of the AT I believe. This was… read more »
  • Mooploop:
    Buongiorno a tutti,  sono qui per avvisare riguardo la mia partenza il 15 giugno e le mie intenzioni nel tentare di battere il record esistenti ora per percorso yo-yo dal Messico al Canada e di nuovo al Messico. Potenzialmente… read more »
  • Auto-X Fil:
    I’m not sure why you prefer that (I’d go CCW from the trailhead like Adam), but it’s legit in my book. As long as you cross the bridge and tag the ranger station at the Lincoln Woods trailhead when you’re in the valley, starting from Liberty/Guyot/… read more »
  • Josh Falk:
    I will be making a solo attempt on the self-supported and overall FKT for the Conestoga Trail on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019. Since moving to the Lancaster area, I've scouted and run/hiked a majority of the trail, including a preview of the first… read more »
  • tortuga:
    Dear internet, tomorrow morning at 5am I Troy “Tortuga” Allen and Mikaela “Flyby” Osler will be attempting the set the Unsupported record for the Connecticut section of the AT. We will carry our own food and water.  🤙🤙🤙🤙🤙🤙🤙🤙🤙