Olympic champion Sydney McLaughlin has set the 400-meter hurdles world file, not as soon as, not twice, however thrice. And on July 22 on the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon, she might do it but once more. Right here’s what it’s essential to know concerning the 22-year-old phenom from Dunellen, New Jersey.
McLaughlin made her Olympic debut as a teen and was affectionately dubbed “Syd the Child.”
In 2016, on the age of 16, she turned the youngest athlete to make the U.S. Observe and Area Olympic staff in practically 40 years. Though McLaughlin, who turned 17 on the