Sport: Track and Field
Date of Birth: 08/7/1999
First Olympics: 2016, Rio
Dunellen, New Jersey's Sydney McLaughlin is breaking records in the Track & Field world. McLaughlin began running at Union Catholic Regional High School in New Jersey. She is the youngest U.S. Olympian to compete in Track & Field since 1972 and set the Junior World Record in the 400-meter hurdles at the 2016 Olympic Team Trials, breaking the previous mark set by Leslie Maxie in 1984. In 2015 she earned gold at the IAAF Youth Championships.
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