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Altra Running New Zealand Blog — Danny Garrett

S-K FKT

Danny Garrett FKT S-K Travers Sam McCutcheon

S-K FKT

Hot on the heals of his win at the Kepler Challenge, and earlier in the year being crowned the Aust/NZ Skyrunning Series Champ, Altra Athlete Sam McCutcheon teamed up with Danny Garrett to tackle the famed "S-K" route in the Tararua Ranges. Here's Sam's trip report- The Schormann to Kaitoke (S-K) is a route that traverses the Tararua Ranges from Putara in the north to Kaitoki in the South (the track used to start at Schormann track but this has since been closed).   S-K profile- it is 77km with 6,800mD+ and it is tough. [profile from https://tararuafkt.wordpress.com/routes/s-k/] I first heard about...

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