Sydney Mclaughlin net worth: Mclaughlin is an American Olympic gold medalist, sprinter and hurdler who currently holds the record of the 400 meters hurdles in the female category with a timing of 51.46 seconds at the 2020 Olympics held in Tokyo. She is the first and youngest female athlete to breach the 52 seconds time in the ongoing Olympics where she set her own record of 51.90 seconds at just 21 years at the 2020 Olympic trials In USA. We bring you more fascinating information about her career and Sydney Mclaughlin net worth.
Shingi Munyeza Early Life
Sydney Michelle Mclaughlin was born on August 7,1999 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Her parents Willie and Mary Mclaughlin were both athletes during their youthful years. She graduated from Union Catholic Regional High School in Scotch Plains. Her siblings Taylor, Morgan and Ryan were also athletes you represented their various institutions.
Sydney Mclaughlin began her professional career in 2014 where she competed at the U-20 National Junior Championships recording a national high record of 55.63 seconds as a freshman as well as a world best at age 14. This qualified her to represent the United States at the IAAF World Junior Championships but she couldn’t compete as she didn’t meet the age requirement. She won the world youth championship in 2015 at the 400m hurdles held in Cali.
Sydney Michelle Mclaughlin competed at the University of Kentucky after signing a national letter of intent to take part in their university’s track and field events in 2016. Two years after she competed at the NCAA Division Indoor Track and Field Championships where she finished first in the 400 m and also setting a World Junior Record of 50.36.
McLaughlin broke the college and NCAA records for the 400m hurdles, running 52.75 to win the event on her first SEC championship appearance.
Mclaughlin competed at the U.S Olympic Trials which took place in 2016. She finished third during the 400m hurdles thereby qualifying for the U.S track and field team for the Summer Olympics which was scheduled to take place that same year, becoming the youngest athlete to be part of the team. At the Summer Olympics in 2016,she finished overall 16.
Apart from 400m hurdles, Sydney Mclaughlin has competed at various track and field events like 400 m, 4X400m relay race and also 200m sprints. She also won the Gold medal in the 4X400 m relay race in 2019 in Doha and also went on to win the Silver Medal at the 400m hurdles during the World Youth Championships.
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Mclaughlin took the 400 m gold medal from the reigning champion, Dailah Muhammad during the 2020 Summer Olympics.
Shingi Munyeza Net Worth
Sydney Mclaughlin net worth is $2 million. He has taken the world by storm with her impressive performances at the international level, what is more thrilling is that she is just 21 years old and she is already a record holder.