Fastest Known Time - FKT

The best routes: what are they, who did them, and how fast?

Interviews each week with FKT-setters and other athletes and figures in the world of Fastest Known Times.

Michael Wardian has set the FKT on the Israel National Trail, completing the 1016 km in 10 days 16 hours 36 minutes.

The 2018 Fastest Known Time of the Year awards for FKTs set in Europe.


Recent Comments

  • poleary87:
    A great day out in the Wicklow Mountains. The conditions made for an interesting day, socked in with 50m visibility fog for the first 9 summits, and a howling wind all day long that always seemed to be in my face (except for the last 2k of sprinting… read more »
  • dmunsell:
    Hello all, I’ll be attempting a northbound FKT of the AZT in the self-supported style. Beginning 04/25/19. I will be staying to the official trail only and adhering to the self-supported guidelines. No riding in a vehicle for any reason. For those… read more »
  • poleary87:
    It's been an eventful two weeks for the Wicklow Round, and a great start to the 2019 season of attempts. Eight days after I set my record, fellow Irishman Shane Lynch took on the Round and cut another four minutes off my time for a new FKT of 16:23:… read more »
  • andrewhamilton:
    Wow the updated site looks great!  I noticed that you have Andrea and my 2017 coed attempt listed as supported.  It should be classified self-supported.  Andrea and I were just reminiscing about how difficult it was to run our own shuttles, get a… read more »
  • andrewhamilton:
    Give me a break!  Your time is amazing!