Sydney McLaughlin

  • 11-AUG-2021

  • USA

Event:

  • Track & Field - 400m Hurdles, Relays

Syd set a junior world record in the 400m hurdles at the 2016 US Olympic team trials and was the  youngest to make the US track and field Olympic team since 1972. Syd is one of the top T&F athletes in the world with the ability to trancend the sport.  On Friday, April 16th Syd became the first woman in history to post a sub-13 second time for the 100m hurdles, sub 23 second time for the 200m hurdles and a sub 53 second time in the 400m hurdles. She is looking to finish what she started and has been steadfast in achieving her goals since becoming a professional.

Accolades:

  • 2016 World Junior 400m Hurdle Record Holder
  • 2016 Olympian *Youngest to make the US T&F team since 1976
  • 2018 NCAA women's division 1 outdoor track & field championships 1st (400m)
  • 2019 400m Hurdles IAAF World Outdoor Championship Silver Medalist
  • 2019 4 x 400m IAAF World Outdoor Championship Gold Medalist
  • 2020 Tokyo Olympic 400m Hurdle Gold Medalist
  • 2020 Tokyo Olympic 4x400 Relay Gold Medalist