Heather Anderson becomes first woman to complete Triple Crown in a calendar year

November 10th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Heather talks to Canadian Running about what happened over 11,265K on the Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, and Continental Divide Trail


Karel Sabbe bags Appalachian Trail FKT to add to his Pacific Crest Trail

August 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Karel Sabbe finished his quest for the Appalachian Trail FKT today, four days under the previous record. He’s the first person to hold this record and the Pacific Crest Trail record at the same time


Joe McConaughy shatters self-supported FKT for Appalachian Trail

September 8th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Seattle native completed the daunting 3,510-kilometre Appalachian Trail with a 37-hour final push arriving at Mount Katahdin in Maine


Unknown hiker claims to have set Appalachian Trail record, lacks GPS data

September 20th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | 1 Comment »

Kaiha Bertollini posted on Facebook on Monday that she completed the 3,525-kilometre Appalachian Trail in record time.


Karl Meltzer breaks Appalachian Trail record, runs 3,525 kilometres in 45 days

September 18th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

American Karl Meltzer bettered the previous Appalachian Trail record as he finished the lengthy run in the early hours of Sept. 18.


Brooks reveals limited-edition shoe to celebrate Scott Jurek trail record

July 19th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running Gear, Running Shoes, Trail Gear, Trail Running | No Comments »

Brooks is launching a limited edition of the Brooks Cascadia running shoe in honour of Appalachian Trail record holder Scott Jurek.


New Appalachian Trail record set by Washington woman

September 29th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Appalachian Trail is in the news again with a Washington woman breaking the record for fastest unsupported hike. Heather Anderson set out on the trail this summer and finished on Sept. 24, completing […]


Decades-long Appalachian Trail tradition may be doomed after Scott Jurek’s behaviour

August 30th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

It seems that Scott Jurek’s celebrations after running the length of the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) this summer has put other hikers’ grand finale ending in jeopardy. The end of the 2,180 mile-long trail that spans […]


The other side of Scott Jurek’s Appalachian Trail record

July 16th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Trail Running | 1 Comment »

In a post on their Facebook page, the Baxter State Park has expressed disappointment over the conduct of the ultra marathoner and his support crew. Their criticism of Jurek revolves not around his run as […]


Scott Jurek sets Appalachian Trail record

July 13th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

One of the most decorated ultrarunners ever, Scott Jurek, has set a new fastest-known time on the 3,522 km Appalachian Trail, finishing the thru-hike in 46 days, eight hours and seven minutes. He finished […]


Scott Jurek attempting FKT of Appalachian Trail

June 1st, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

One of the world’s most famous trail runners, Scott Jurek, is attempting to run the fastest-known time on the Appalachian Trail (AT). He started on May 27, meaning he is currently on day five. […]