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Year: Junior
Hometown: South Burlington, Vt.
High School: South Burlington


All-Time Results & PR

Before Dartmouth
Kayla Gilding participated on Indoor and Outdoor Track, Basketball, and Soccer at South Burlington High School, leading as captain of Outdoor Track, Basketball, and Soccer her senior year. Gilding's team was champions of the Vermont High School Girls' Indoor Track State Championship, and Gilding participated in championships for long jump and 200m, 300, and 400m dash. Gilding was awarded SBHS Most Valuable Player for Track and All-State for Soccer and Basketball, and was also awarded the Vermont State Athletic Directors Association Scholar Athlete award her senior year. 

Gilding is the daughter of Robert and Lori and has one brother and one sister. At South Burlington High School, she was a part of National Honor Society, SBHS Boosters, and the Athletic Leadership Council and had an Athletic Department student internship. At Dartmouth, Gilding plans to study Biology.


Indoor Outdoor
400m 57.30 (Terrier - 1/29/16) 56.65 (Larry Ellis - 4/23/16)
500m 1:16.38 (BU - 12/5/15)  
Long Jump 5.44 (17'10.25) (Heps - 2/28/16)  5.44 (17'10.25) (Dart. Out - 4/16/16)


Indoor Outdoor
200m 26.25 (UVM/ME/RPI - 1/14/17) 25.86 (UMass - 4/29/17
400m 57.92 (Valentine's - 2/10/17)  57.91 (Heps - 5/6/17)
Long Jump  5.22 (17'01.50) (DRelays - 1/8/17)  
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Interviews: Women's Outdoor Heps Preview, May 4, 2017
Interview: Dartmouth Women's T&F 2017 Indoor Heps Preview, Feb. 24, 2017
Interview: On The Road to Oregon with Kaitlin Whitehorn, June 8, 2016