Fastest Known Time - FKT

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Athlete Route Start date Style Status
Tara Dower Mountains to Sea Trail (NC) Supported In progress
Katherine A Baird Superior Hiking Trail (MN) Unsupported Complete - new FKT!
Nancy East, Chris Ford Great Smoky Mountains National Park 900 (NC, TN) Supported In progress
Kristian Dela Cour Caledonia Way (United Kingdom) Supported Complete - new FKT!
Martin Coulombe Rideau Trail (ON, Canada) Supported DNF
Leah Atherton South West Coast Path (UK) Supported DNF
Ricky Vandegrift Sheltowee Trace (KY) Self-supported Complete - new FKT!
John Harrison Pockler Bruce Trail (ON, Canada) Supported Complete - new FKT!
Paige Pasquini Colorado Trail (CO) Self-supported DNF
Kristian Morgan South West Coast Path (UK) Supported Complete - new FKT!
Michael Mcknight Colorado Trail (CO) Supported Complete - new FKT!
Lindsey Weaver C&O Canal Towpath (MD to DC) Supported DNF
Dan Barger Western States 200 (CA) Supported Not yet started

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  • ohhtheaudacity:
    On Thursday, September 3rd at 3am I will begin a self-supported FKT attempt, clockwise, on the Massanutten Mountain Trai(MMT) aka "The Ring".  I'll cache a resupply of water in 6 spots along the way and nutrition in 1spot.  FUN!  
  • Mike Pini:
    Great work, Jamie. I know what you mean about navigation. Earlier this year I walked this trail without a map and just using the signs - I went off trail twice and wasn't confident at all once I entered Surrey. 
  • Jako_72:
    I've noticed route differences from the current recorded FKT (~20 miles) and with the actual route being 22.7 miles. I did a recce of the route that is given above and want to go for the FKT. I would just like to clarify why there are differences in… read more »
  • Lizzie Larkins:
    Hello, I am going to embark on an unsupported FKT of Tallac from the Tallac Trailhead to the Summit tomorrow! Looking forward to giving it a go! 
  • John Harrison Pockler:
    I am announcing my supported Bruce Trail FKT attempt. I am planning to start on September 11 at 6:00 am EST in Tobermory (north) heading towards Niagara Falls (south). My crew are Alexander Emeny and Connor Emeny who will be joining me for the… read more »