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Monday, December 2

  1. page Matt Kirk edited ... Video from the Start at Springer Mountain - 8:00 AM on 5/22/2009. Latest news: afternoon 5/25…
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    Video from the Start at Springer Mountain - 8:00 AM on 5/22/2009.
    Latest news: afternoon 5/25 - matt is the only one still out there. he's BLAZING the trail. Lily and Kevin saw him along the trail after a series of serendipitous encounters.......he is haggard but moving well, thinking of pushing to near Deal's Gap monday night, then another 2 (?!?!?!!!) days to finish....there was talk of a sub 6 day run.........how will he fare? watch for updates tuesday if he can call in!!!!!!
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    Video of Matt and Kevin running together on Day 1.
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Thursday, April 12

Monday, November 7

  1. page home edited Welcome “Some people like to record how speedily they can traverse the Run length of the …

    Welcome“Some people like to record how speedily they can traverse the Runlength of the BMT Wikispace!
    What
    trail, but I would give a prize for the ones who took the longest time.” -Benton MacKaye
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    x“Some people like to record how speedily they can traverse the length of the trail, but I would give a prize for the ones who took the longest time.” -Benton MacKaye-This wikispace
    is this all about?
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    focused on:This wikispace is focused on:
    What: A number of speed hikes of the 288-mile Benton MacKaye Trail.
    Where: Beginning from Springer Mountain in Georgia and finishing at Davenport Gap on the North Carolina / Tennessee line (or vice versa).
    When: Up to you! (This is your own hike after all.) The first attempt started at 8AM, Friday, May 22, 2009
    Who: Open to anyone. Participants must follow the five guidelines listed under the site navigation.

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Tuesday, September 13

  1. page home edited ... Welcome to the Run the BMT Wikispace! What is this all about? 2011: Carl Laniak starts self…
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    Welcome to the Run the BMT Wikispace!
    What is this all about?
    2011: Carl Laniak starts self-supported fastpack of BMT @ 1:30 PM, Tuesday, May 24th.
    Follow his progress with Spot Tracker Map, Listen to daily updates (below map):
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  2. page History edited History (Newest to Oldest): 2010: 05/24/2011: Carl Laniak starts self-supported northbound fas…

    History (Newest to Oldest):
    2010:05/24/2011: Carl Laniak starts self-supported northbound fastpack of BMT at 1:30 PM, Tuesday, May 24th. Mental and physical setbacks encourage him to reverse his route 45 miles in and return to his vehicle.
    04/02/2010:
    Scott Brockmeier,
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    for sub-5 days) on April 2nd.days). Unfortunately, a
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    attempt short.
    2009:

    05/22/2009:
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  3. page History edited History: History (Newest to Oldest): 2010: Scott Brockmeier, crewed by Liz Bauer launches a n…

    History:History (Newest to Oldest):
    2010: Scott Brockmeier, crewed by Liz Bauer launches a northbound supported attempt of the BMT (going for sub-5 days) on April 2nd. Unfortunately, a freak heat wave causes Scott to cut the attempt short.
    2009: Five gentlemen start their self-supported fastpacks of the BMT together from Springer Mountain on May 22nd. Matt Kirk perseveres to the finish in 5d, 23h,16m. More information on this initial endeavor included in the table and hyperlinks below:
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