Coree Woltering Sets FKT for Ice Age Trail
Ultrarunner Coree Woltering set the Fastest Known Time for the 1,200-mile Ice Age Trail on June 22, running the breadth of Wisconsin in 21 days, 13 hours, and 35 minutes.
Woltering arrived in the rain at 8:35 p.m. CT on Monday, June 22, at the eastern terminus of the trail at Potawatomi State Park in Sturgeon Bay, according to a post on the Ice Age Trail Alliance Facebook page.
The previous FKT was 21 days, 18 hours, and 7 minutes, set by Annie Weiss of Milwaukee in 2018.
Woltering, 30, of Ottawa, Illinois, raised money during his run for the volunteer-maintained Ice Age Trail and Feeding America, which provides more than 4.3 billion meals per year to people in the United States.
“Coree and his husband, a professional skydiver, live in Ottawa, Illinois (#CornfieldCowboys). Coree champions diversity in the outdoor world so that everyone can find a role model who looks like them,” according to The North Face, one of his sponsors.
Read about Woltering’s accomplishments here.
Woltering began his run at the trail’s western terminus in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, on June 1.
More information about the Ice Age Trail is here.
Featured photo courtesy Coree Woltering
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