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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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  • Kristina Randrup:
    Cole Watson has the CR on strava for C2C2C in 8:36 and C2C in 4:12 -- these would be the times to beat for those variations for men
  • Jason Hardrath @jasonhardrath:
    Digging into information: I do see one potential problem with verifying COB's time as the 50HP - he used a private jet to make at least 6 of the high points happen in a way that would be untenable to the general public.  Youtube Video showing the… read more »
  • Jason Hardrath @jasonhardrath:
    Will, we are in agreement here. Had a chat with Colin O'Brady, it is apparent that they were aware of his record [Colin showed me the emails] and proceeded anyways. Colin provided me his verification necessaries - GPS/Photo/Video - for his record to… read more »
  • giffwalters:
    Buzz - thanks for pointing out the connector trail option...the route is much more appealing that way. Can you clarify the designated route through Chatfield? The route on MTB project looks like it fits your description (… read more »
  • Will ''Sisyphus'' Peterson:
    David and/or his organization is taking credit for a record that he knows he did not break. They are blocking anyone on social media who points this out or even asks nicely for clarification. The actual record is 21 days, 9 hours, 48 minutes by… read more »