FKT: Rob Krar - Grand Canyon Crossings (AZ) - 2013-05-11

Athletes
Gender category
Male
Route variation
R2R2R
Multi-sport
No
Style
Supported
Finish date
Total time
6h 21m 47s
Report

Anton Krupicka failed to beat Jones' time on April 20, 2013, 6h59m24s, just 32s faster than Mackey's 2007 time. Then, on 5/11/2013, Rob Krar brought the FKT all the way down to 6h21m47s.

Krar reported:

Pretty special day at the Canyon, still wrapping my head around it!

Quick details (irunfar.com will be hosting run report in near future):
- Near perfect conditions and very minor issues
- Had company (Brian Tinder) from south rim to river on way out and from Skeleton Point back up to south rim on way back
- OFFICIAL TIME 6:21:47
- See video's for start, North Kaibab Trailhead and finish

START
youtu.be/dwAKrFnHZ7k

NORTH KAIBAB TRAILHEAD (Warning--not family friendly. This was the first time I checked my watch during the run and was a little surprised at what I saw)
youtu.be/2w5TkiF-EQ0

FINISH
youtu.be/ZVJuuXHS4ew

Thanks everyone for your support and encouragement!