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Athlete Route Start date Style Status
Billy "Wahoo" Meredith Triple Crown of Thru-Hiking (USA) Self-supported In progress
Kristian Morgan Appalachian Trail (AT) Supported Complete - New FKT!
Lee Wingate JOGLE / LEJOG (UK) Unsupported Complete - New FKT!
Jenny Hoffman Trans America Run (USA) Supported In progress
DJ Fox Colorado Trail (CO) Supported DNF

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  • jimgooney:
    Hey Dylan, I appreciate the vision that you had for submitting this FKT. The forest service is working to divert the trail. As a result the course is changed about ~2/3 miles after Daffodil Flats (CCW) for about a mile. I wanted to reach out and see… read more »
  • jimgooney:
    I recently completed the 22-mile wilderness loop in 4:08:24 on 2/23/23, setting the new FKT. Following this I'd like to discuss a course change. It seems that the Forest Service is naturalizing the trail about 2/3 of a mile after Daffodil Flats (… read more »
  • awright89:
    Hey Christian, i know that this was from a couple years ago but does that offer still stand? I’ve had my eye on this route for a while, would love to give it a go  -Adam
  • Capere:
    I can't fathom how one could do this Trek in a day - behold: even in close to 8h! Much respect to Nicola Bassi for this incredible achievement.
  • MovingMountains:
    Hey FKT peeps! I just realized I never posted a link to my Trip Report from this adventure, so here it is: There are three posts all together, at the bottom of each post click the "next… read more »