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

  • rmalpass:
    I will attempt to complete a supported FKT attempt of the route on 03/08/2019, traveling North from Preston to Kendal.
  • James_Ferguson:
    This attempt was exciting but it did not go as expected.  The first four miles I was greeted with a torrential downpour.  This was followed by getting lost, losing my phone, finding my phone, and finding the trail for an additional 75 minutes.  I… read more »
  • corylwilcox:
    I will be headed out on or about July 5th (weather dependent)  for an unsupported FKT of the Long Trail.  Starting southbound I will be tracking myself using a garmin inreach mini. if you want to follow my… read more »
  • messie_jcclurg:
    It looks like there are some women who have posted times for this segment on Strava that do not show up on this site, so they probably just haven't reported it. Regardless, a friend and I intend to go out and attempt the FKT for the women on this… read more »
  • gringorunner:
    Trip report added to the FKT page: