Keely Hodgkinson is an 18-year-old middle-distance runner from Wigan, Greater Manchester. She is the fastest junior woman over the 800m (indoor) distance in European history with a personal best time of 2.01.16.
Keely is also European U18 Gold medalist, European Junior Bronze medalist and Indoor British Senior Champion.
She chats with Triple Jumper Naomi Ogbeta about her journey so far, her Michael Jordan obsession, her love of Manchester and offers advice for young athletes.
Follow Keely on Instagram – @keely.hodgkinson