1892: Stilt race Chris July 26, 2013 1800-1899, SportFavourited 587 times Add to favourites Stilt race in France. The first man to travel 486km (302 miles) won 1000 francs. It took him 4 days and 7 hrs Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.