Speed Records: How to Document Your FKT

Looking to try to set a "fastest known time" (FKT)? Here's how to record your attempt the right way to ensure your FKT will be valid among the community of athletes who follow FKTs. Read More...

Friday, March 30th, 2018 1:59pm
Merrell Hiking Contest "Find Your FKT"

What’s Your Favorite Hiking Trail? Vote to Win

Love hiking? Check out our 'Find Your FKT' contest with Merrell where you can vote for your favorite epic trail. We're giving away cash donations to support nine iconic hiking trails. And you can win a weekend hiking getaway or a pair of Merrell MQM Flex shoes! Read More...

Thursday, March 15th, 2018 11:13am

New Breed: Merrell MQM FLEX ‘Hybrid’ Trail Shoe

Seeking a one-quiver shoe for trail and varied terrain? Merrell touts that its MQM FLEX footwear 'blurs the lines' for what a trail shoe should do. In this 'GearJunkie Lab' article we interview a Merrell insider involved in the design. Read More...

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 3:10pm

Woman Sets Speed Record Up Kilimanjaro

Danish athlete Kristina Schou Madsen scaled 5,895-meter Mount Kilimanjaro in 6 hours, 52 minutes, 54 seconds. The time set a new female Fastest Known Time (FKT). It was Madsen's first FKT attempt and first time up Kilimanjaro. Read More...

Thursday, March 08th, 2018 10:50am