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Meet Richard Kilty

by Editor
Tuesday 24th March 2015
Tags  Nike Free   |   FORCE OF NATURE   |   Richard Kilty   |   Nike Free Showcase   |   Nike Running

Q&A: Richard Callaway, UK Sports Marketing Director at Nike, speaks to World and European Indoor 60m Champion Richard Kilty

Richard Callaway chats to Richard at the Nike Free Showcase in London. Richard's talent and story should be used as a motivation for anyone who is running, to chase your dream and believe in your abilities.

The biography from Richards websites gives you a good introduction to him and you can watch the video below.

About Richard Kilty

Richard Kilty, the ‘Teesside Tornado’, is a real-life underdog story.  18 months ago Kilty had no funding, couldn’t afford a coach and sometimes couldn’t even spare the money to travel to the track to train.  Now he’s tipped as being the one to watch for Rio 2016 and beyond.
Winning his first National title in 2001 while living in a homeless shelter, Richard has overcome adversity again and again. His perseverance and determination in spite of hardship are admirable and aspirational qualities for the younger generation.
Richard has his sights set on translating his new found 60m speed to the Blue Riband 100m and competing with the world’s best outdoors by going sub-10 seconds.

Source: www.richardkilty.co.uk


You can find out more about Richard Kilty at www.richardkilty.co.uk and follow him on Twitter here: twitter.com/rkilty1


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