Fastest Known Time - FKT

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FKT attempts we're tracking right now. Follow their progress »

Athlete Route Start date Style Status
Jenny Hoffman Trans America Run (USA) Supported In progress
James Varner VA Appalachian Trail (VA) Self-supported DNF
Matt Zupan Norman's 13 (CA) Unsupported DNF
Steve Bullers Beara Breifne Way (Ireland) Self-supported DNF
Guillaume Arthus Via Alpina, Red Trail (Slovenia, Italy, Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, France, Monaco) Self-supported In progress
Becky Rogers Pacific Crest Trail through OR (OR) Supported Not yet started
Lacey Scottum Superior Hiking Trail (MN) Supported Not yet started

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  • marcy_beard:
    I'm planning to try this tomorrow, looks like a fun route on the Missoula hills with a bunch of climbing.  Maybe I can do it without too many wrong turns...
  • johnfegy:
    ....just wanted to add for clarity, I am going completely Unsupported and carrying all supplies from the start, to the finish, taking only water from the trail.
  • johnfegy:
    I wasn't originally going to post here, as it isn't really my intention to declare an attempt...but figured I probably should regardless. After years of wanting to thru-hike the LT unsupported (especially since living in VT), I have finally found a… read more »
  • robertrives:
    Hey all! Starting on the morning of Monday, July 1st 2019, I'll be attempting to lower the unsupported record on the Northville-Placid Trail. Simultaneously, I'll be trying to bring down the overall FKT (Sheryl Wheeler, 39:16) in unsupported style.… read more »
  • Ariel L.:
    Washington City Paper article: