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

  • Justin Nicholas:
  • Jcole:
    Climbed Mount Hood on June 9th 2019. Summit 1:42, Round trip 2:35 Strava track: I started at Timberline lodge parking area, climbed the South Side route and intended on taking the pearly gates (most… read more »
  • Iain Ridgway:
    I (Iain Ridgway) had a go at this yesterday, I was about 25 minutes up on Tom's schedule climbing Ragged but had an hour of sickness and canned it after around 47 miles. The route is pretty good right now because of the race. Early season heat took… read more »
  • stephenmessur:
    Had to bail around mile 13 due to the crazy high volume of ticks. Would walk 5 minutes through some high-ish grass and have 20 ticks on my shoes. Just wasn't worth the risk. Failed to recognize how gnarly the tick situation in Eastern Long Island is… read more »
  • Ariel L.:
    A couple of articles from the Manresa newspaper (in Catalán)