Keely Hodgkinson

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Quick Facts

Name Keely Hodgkinson
Age 20 Years Old
Nick Name Keely
Birth Name Keely Nicole Hodgkinson
Birth Date 2002-03-03
Gender Female
Profession Athlete
Place Of Birth Atherton, England
Birth Nation England
Nationality British
Ethnicity British-white
Horoscope Pisces
Race White
Religion Christian
Mother Rachel Hodgkinson
Father Dean Hodgkinson
Siblings 3
College / University Loughborough College
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Athlete career
Net Worth $1 million
Height 5 feet and 9 inches
Weight 59 kg
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Dark brown
Body Type Athletic
Links Wikipedia, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok

Keely English athlete Nicole Hodgkinson, also known as Keely Hodgkinson, specializes in the 800 meters. She gained notoriety after defeating Kelly Holmes’ British record set in 1995 at the age of 19 to win the silver medal in the Tokyo Olympics.

She was the Diamond League winner and the youngest woman to ever win the indoor 800m European title. At age 16, she also won England’s U20 title and the 800m European U18 championship. In February 2022, Keely broke the British 800m indoor record and moved up to sixth on the all-time list. She also won silver at the 2022 World Championships.

How much is the net worth of Keely Hodgkinson?

Keely Hodgkinson is a multitalented woman with a net worth of $1 million as of 2022. She also earns a respectable salary of about 0 each year. She is a driven and diligent woman, therefore there is no doubt that her net worth and salary will increase in the next years. Her primary source of income is also her employment as an athlete, and she enjoys and is content with her line of work.

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Keely Hodgkinsons ina a Quadra bike. Via Instagram

Early Years and Bio

On March 3, 2002, Keely Hodgkinson entered the world for the first time in Atherton, England. She goes by the name Keely Nicole Hodgkinson and is a British citizen. She is of British and white ethnicity. Also, She also identifies as a white person and practices Christianity as her religion. Keely recently had her 20th birthday in 2022, and in accordance with her birth date, she is a Pisces.

Her father Dean Hodgkinson had previously run the London Marathon, and her mother Rachel Hodgkinson had trained for a period with Leigh Harriers. She has three siblings as well. In terms of schooling, Keely graduated from Loughborough College and Fred Longworth High School in Tyldesley. In 2020, she enrolled at Leeds Beckett University to study criminology before taking a gap year in 2021.

What is the Professional Career of Keely Hodgkinson?

Keely Hodgkinson started her athletic career at the age of nine when she joined Leigh Harriers. At the age of ten, she competed in the British Schools Modern Biathlon Championships in London and placed second in the 500 meters with a personal best of 1:34.28. She also finished seventh overall. After winning a one-mile cross country race, she made history by becoming the first Leigh Harriers girl to win the individual under-11 title in both the South East Lancashire League and the Red Rose League. As a first-year U13, she won the titles of Greater Manchester champion in the 800 and 1200 meters on the track. On a 2.75 km cross country course, she also won her third Greater Manchester title. Later, she successfully defended both of her track titles.

Tokyo Olympics: Keely Hodgkinson and Jemma Reekie give reason to hope in wide-open 800m | The Independent
Keely Hodgkinson started her athletic career at the age of nine. Via The Independent

At the age of 14, she placed third in the 800m under-15 events both at the England Championships and the ESAA English Schools’ Championships. She competed in the U17 800m races and finished fourth in the ESAA Championships in 2017. She won her first gold medal at the England Championships and recorded a personal best time of 2:06.85. In June 2018, she won the under-20 England title in the 800 meters with a time of 2:04.41. She also took home the gold medal at the European U18 Championships in Gyor. With a competition record time of 2:04.89 in August at the UK School Games, Keely added championships there as well. In October of the following year, Wigan Borough Council honored her Sports Achiever of the Year.

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She recorded a new personal best time of 2:03.40 when finishing second at the England under-20s and taking bronze at the U20 Europeans in Boras, Sweden. On February 1, 2020, she also won the Vienna Indoor Track & Field competition in a performance that set a new European U20 800m indoor record of 2:01.16. She later won her first national championship at the British Indoor Championships. With an outdoor personal best time of 2:02.85, she won two BMC gold standard races in Trafford and only lost to Raevyn Rogers, the 2019 world silver medalist. She broke the first British women’s under-20 world record in 36 years when she began the 2021 season. She also won the European Athletics Indoor Championships as the youngest British competitor.

At the Golden Spike in Ostrava in May 2021, she won her first significant international outdoor race and ran her first outdoor sub-2 minute mile in 1:58.89. At the Nationals, which served as the Olympic trials at the end of June, Keely successfully defended her British title, earning a seat on the ship to Tokyo. When she placed fourth at the Diamond League competition in Stockholm, she lowered her personal best time to 1:57.51, breaking the British U23 record.  At the postponed 2020 Tokyo Games in August, she took home silver behind Athing Mu and smashed Kelly Holmes’ 26-year-old British record of 1:56.21 as well as the 1978 European U20 record of 1:57.45.

Keely Hodgkinson faces 600m test - AW
She recorded a new personal best time of 2:03.40 when finishing second at the England under-20s. Via Athletics Weekly

She finished second in Brussels in 1:58.16, fifth at the USA’s Prefontaine Classic in 1:58.30, and won the Cliff Temple Award for British Female Athlete of the Year from the British Athletics Writers’ Association in 1:57.98 in Zurich to cap off the season. Additionally, She didn’t receive financing from UK Athletics until at least the Summer Olympics in Tokyo in 2021, and it was revealed in October 2021 that she had received funding for the Olympic podium program. She then began her indoor season on February 19 by competing in the 800 meters and winning easily in 1:57.20 to break the British record.

Going into the World Indoor Championships Belgrade 22 in March 2022, she was a solid favorite to win the gold medal. She also began her summer campaign on May 21 in the Birmingham Diamond League, winning her specialty tournament as well as the Eugene DL, Oslo DL, and Stockholm DL. Mary Moraa was her rival in Stockholm. Keely finished second to Mu (1:56.30) at the World Championships in Eugene, Oregon, where she also took home the silver medal. Moraa finished third in 1:56.71, a personal best.

Is Keely Hodgkinson dating anyone?

Keely Hodgkinson is now single and concentrating on advancing her profession. She has not been in a relationship, and it appears that rather than being trapped in one, she is honing her power and abilities to fulfill all of her aspirations. Furthermore, she is now devoid of any speculations or controversies, and Keely has never been associated with any in the past. She is heterosexual, therefore that is how she identifies.

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Keely Hodgkinsons enjoying her holiday. Via Instagram

Body Stats: What is Keely Hodgkinson’s height?

Keely Hodgkinson is a stunning woman with an alluring personality who attracts many of people to her. She is a healthy 59 kg and 5 feet 9 inches tall, with an ideal body weight. She has lovely blonde hair and attractive dark brown eyes. Furthermore, she has an athletic body type.

 

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Trivia

  • Her father had run the London Marathon in past.
  • At the age of 9, she joined Leigh Harries.
  • Her mother Rachel trained for a time with Leigh Harriers.
  • Hodgkinson won the silver medal at the World Championships in Eugene
  • She is also known as The Hodge.

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