West Coast Athletic Club FKT Route 1 – Newlands Forest

It is a beginner friendly trail run where you do a little bit of climbing, some technical single track, some free flowing single track and a few “river crossings”. Just watch out for MTB riders as part of the route is on their track.

FKT winner needs to be a member of West Coast Athletic Club. The FKT route will end and winner determined on 17 February 2019 and awarded a prize at the WCAC annual awards evening.

Note: Very important to honor every person using these paths as it is there for all to enjoy.

Should you wish to participate in the competition, open this link in your Strava app on your phone and save the route to your Strava profile. Study the route so you know where to go. When you run the route Strava will recognize that you have completed the route and your name will appear on the leaderboard below. It is however important to stick to the route and complete the entire route, or the Strava app will not recognize that you have completed the route and you will not be on the leaderboard.