Fastest Known Time - FKT

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Athlete Route Start date Style Status
Diego Pazos Via Alpina (Switzerland) Supported Complete - new FKT!
Jeff Garmire Colorado Trail (CO) Unsupported Complete - new FKT!
Ryan Norton Pacific Crest Trail through OR (OR) Self-supported DNF
Zachary Szablewski, John Maxwell Pacific Crest Trail through WA (WA) Supported DNF
Abby Hall John Muir Trail (CA) Unsupported Complete - no FKT
Tara Dower Mountains to Sea Trail (NC) Supported In progress
Jonathan Thomas Pacific Crest Trail through WA (WA) Self-supported In progress
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!
Katherine A Baird Superior Hiking Trail (MN) Unsupported 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 In progress
Paige Pasquini Colorado Trail (CO) Self-supported DNF
Kristian Morgan South West Coast Path (UK) Supported In progress
Michael Mcknight Colorado Trail (CO) Supported In progress
Dan Barger Western States 200 (CA) Supported Not yet started

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  • Richard.schick.jr:
    There is a road crossing (State Line Rd) that would be the natural start/end point on the southern end. Note that as of summer 2020 the Stewart Tunnel is closed for safety concerns because the roof has become unstable. There are two bypass routes… read more »
  • Matt Cymanski:
    I'll be attempting a supported FKT on this route starting Saturday, September 19th around midnight at 522 and heading southbound, hoping to make it to Rockfish gap before 11:24 PM. I'm excited to put together the whole route and spend a big day in… read more »
  • Ryan Williams:
    Regional Editor Note: Ryan Kempson's male FKT has been removed because he did not summit 2 of the 12 required peaks.
  • Tom Abrahams:
    Hello Jim, I see you’ve got access to my Strava, so that’s good. Good luck in October. The way is generally well marked. I’m also planning an attempt on the Limestone Link In October, starting at Shipham. Is that the direction you ran your… read more »
  • Shawn McDermott:
    I'm gonna try for the W&OD unsupported FKT on Sunday, 9/20/20.  I'll be going in the uphill direction from Shirlington to Purcellville, not just because I'm a glutton for punishment, but also because I'll finish close to home.  Whether I get the… read more »