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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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  • Bridget Flynn:
    I'll be posting on Strava each day as best I can:
  • Bridget Flynn:
    As per custom, I am announcing my intent to try this as a female self supported effort following the routes of each peak as listed. We'll see how it goes! Starting mañana - or technically today since I stayed up too late ;) I was excited to do the… read more »
  • brianc:
    It looks like the Abernathy-Gardner-North Gardner variation was also completed in 12h27 in 2016: Jason's time isn't an improvement on it.
  • brianc:
    Jason, I looked at the example you shared: It looks like you're the one who posted the car to car variation of an existing traverse. Is your argument that you've done it before so you can do it again? Peter Bakwin also mentions "Vitaliy has total… read more »
  • nathan.longhurst:
    Hey Brian!    While this traverse can be done several ways, car-to-car, exiting back to Cascade Creek, is certainly the most classic! It’s similar distance than heading north, but with more time in the high alpine, and the opportunity to see the… read more »