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Dot Kesterton

Dot Kesterton

Discipline: Road/Trail/Fell Runner         Category: FV65

Twitter: @kesterton_dot

Training / Racing log: Strava, Garmin Connect

Coached by: Stuart Hale

Supported by: Accelerate Performance Centre, Scott



Dot started running for fun and fitness in 2008, aged 56. She progressed through competitive road 5K, 10K, half marathon, marathon distances and graduated to the trails and fells in Derbyshire and Cumbria. Dot runs for the thrill of each challenge, especially on the hills.

Best result: Overall winner of the 2013 Marathon Talk Magic Mile in 6mins 20 secs and age adjusted rating of 91.5%.

Most pleasing result: Gritstone Series Wolf’s Pit Fell race 2016 in 57.49 minutes, 2 minutes faster than 2015 result. first FV60.

Dot is currently recovering from surgery and expects to resume training in Spring 2017.


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