Fastest Known Time - FKT

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

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FKT attempts we're tracking right now. Follow their progress »

Athlete Route Start date Style Status
Erik Sorenson John Muir Trail (CA) Unsupported DNF
Becky Rogers Pacific Crest Trail (CA, OR, WA) Self-supported In progress
Timothy Olson Pacific Crest Trail (CA, OR, WA) Supported In progress
RJ Thompson Long Trail (VT) Unsupported DNF
Branislav Pavic Bohusleden (Sweden) Supported Complete - new FKT!
Mikaela Osler Long Trail (VT) Unsupported Complete - new FKT!
Jason Hardrath Washington Bulgers (WA) Supported In progress
Jeremy Howard Long Trail (VT) Unsupported In progress
Eli Burakian Live Free or Die Route (NH) Self-supported In progress
Whitney Pearson Long Trail (VT) Unsupported Not yet started

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  • Mike Willey VT:
    After 7 years I think it’s time to set a standard route? It seems as the out and back to summit is unnecessary for a FKT loop, so I think the standard route should stay as suggested by Tim Seaver, just without the out and back summit.  I just did… read more »
  • jcblues32:
    Thanks so much for posting some hx on the SC ..  The new "trail maintenance " grant that they used, was not at all associated with the trail association or trail builders .. it was a couple of forest service guys in a mini excavator that plowed a… read more »
  • mickey:
    On July 2nd, 2021, Amanda Nelson and I (Mickey Scott) will make a supported attempt on the G2G E2E FKT, beginning at Guelph Central Station and finishing near Beach Street Station in Goderich.   We will run as a mixed-gender team (because she's a… read more »
  • Bob:
    On Monday, June 14th I will be starting at the MD/PA border heading northbound attempting to set the first unsupported FKT.  I will be using a Garmin Inreach Mini as well as Strava & Gaia GPS on my phone for verification.  
  • Nicolas D Deguines:
    Hi! I will be attempting this run tomorrow, looking forward to it,  perhaps a FKT!