Sydney McLaughlin Parents – American hurdler and Sydney McLaughlin Parents was born to parents Willie and Mary McLaughlin ( Mother ). She won the gold medal in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and now holds the Olympic and world records with times of 50.68 and 51.46, respectively.
Sydney McLaughlin sprinter (Mother, Father)
On August 7, 1999, Sydney McLaughlin Parents
was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
the 1984 Olympic Trials. Mary McLaughlin, her mother, ran track in high school. Kelvin H. Walker personally trained her while she was a student at Union Catholic Regional High School.
She was the first female track and field athlete to win the Gatorade Player of the Year award twice. She is a part of the 2017 graduating class of Union Catholic Regional High School in Scotch Plains. She is originally from Dunellen, New Jersey.
Family of Sydney McLaughlin Parents
Taylor, Ryan, and Morgan are her three elder sisters and brothers. McLaughlin was motivated to start running by his elder sister Morgan and brother Taylor at an early age. At the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships, Taylor, a University of Michigan athlete, took home silver in the 400-meter hurdles. Her younger brother Ryan also excelled in the Union Catholic track program, following in the footsteps of his elder brothers.
Life of Sydney McLaughlin Parents
Sydney McLaughlin Parents has not yet gotten married. However, she is dating Andre Levrone. In December 2020, Sydney’s boyfriend, former wide receiver Andre Levrone of the Carolina Panthers, 26, made their relationship on the Instagram public
Andre also played football for the Virginia Cavaliers and the Baltimore Ravens during his career, but his stint in the NFL was abruptly over when he announced his retirement in September 2020.
Ethnicity and Country of of Sydney McLaughlin Parents
London Sydney McLaughlin Parents are from Dunellen, New Jersey, and have American citizenship. Her mother is white, while her father is an American Black. Sydney’s ethnicity is mixed.
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History of Sydney McLaughlin’s Career
Sydney McLaughlin Parents 2014 National Junior (Under-20) Championships, McLaughlin finished a close second to Shamier Little in the 400-meter hurdles. Her time of 55.63 was a U.S. high school freshman record and a global age-14 best.
She was one year too young to be eligible to compete for the United States in the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships. Additionally, that summer, McLaughlin established a global age group record (13.34) in the 100-meter hurdles over the 76.2 cm (2 ft 6 in) hurdles.
Sydney McLaughlin Parents At the 2015 national youth trials, Sydney McLaughlin Parents lowered her 400-meter hurdles best to 55.28; the time was a world record for a 15-year-old and stood second on the all-time world youth list after Leslie Maxie’s world youth best (and U.S. high school record) of 55.20 achieved in 1984. She earned a spot in the Cali, Colombia, IAAF World Young Championships in 2015, where she won gold in 55.94 and concluded the year as the world’s top junior and youth competitor in the competition.
at the 2016 New Balance national outdoor high school championships, Sydney McLaughlin Parents won the 400-meter hurdles in 54.46, shattering Lashinda Demus’s 54.70 American junior mark, Maxie’s prep record, and the global youth best.
Additionally, she participated in the Swedish medley relay for Union Catholic, with a quick 400-meter split of 50.93 as the team set a new high school record of 2:07.99. The following week, McLaughlin finished first in the USATF junior championship in 54.54; as a result of her achievements, she was named the Gatorade National Girls Athlete of the Year.
Sydney McLaughlin Parents was a member of an American Mark four that, on January 28, 2017, at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, set a new world record for the indoor distance medley relay with a time of 10:40.31. Olympic medalist Emma Coburn ran the first leg in 3:18.40, followed by McLaughlin in 52.32, Brenda Martinez in 2:01.92 for the second leg in the 800, and Jenny Simpson in 4:27.66 for the third leg in the 1600. At the New Balance Nationals in New York City on March 12, 2017, McLaughlin dropped her own national 400-meter record to a 51.61 later that indoor season.