Torill Fonn

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Torill Fonn
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Full name Torill Beate Kjersti Fonn
Born (1967-11-01) November 1, 1967 (age 50)
Country Sweden
Sport ultramarathon

Torill Fonn (born 1 November 1967) [1] is a Swedish ultramarathon runner from Skövde. Fonn holds the current women's Nordic record for the 48-hour run. [2] [3] (376.939 kilometres (234.219 mi), Skövde SWE, Aug 2015). [4]

Ultramarathon any footrace longer than the traditional marathon length of 42.195 kilometres

An ultramarathon, also called ultra distance or ultra running, is any footrace longer than the traditional marathon length of 42.195 kilometres (26.219 mi).

Skövde Place in Västergötland, Sweden

Skövde is a locality and urban centre in Skövde Municipality and Västra Götaland County, in the Västergötland in central Southern Sweden.


Competition record

International competitions

Representing Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
2015 European Championships Turin, Italy1st24-hour run (Team)228.327 km (Team average) [5] [6]

Non-championship races





Personal life

Fonn lives in Skövde in Sweden. She took up running as a hobby in 1995 and ran her first ultramarathon in 2004. [11]

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