Participants

Sarah McDONALD

Sarah McDONALD
    Athletics
Birth Date:  02 Aug 1993
Place of Birth:  NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  24
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  161
Weight (Kg):  50

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's 1500m 8

Sarah McDONALD - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 19:35
Women's 1500m Round 1 - Heat 2
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 22:04
Gold Medal Event Women's 1500m Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 1500m 9s2 4:06.73

Occupation: Athlete and student (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Education: Medicine at University of Birmingham, England
Languages spoken: English
Coach

PERSONAL: David HAMER (GBR) (englishathletics.org, 27 Oct 2017)


Other sports

Figure skating (Athlete, Jan 2018)


Reason: Took up the sport aged 16 following two operations on hips due to figure skating injury. "I took up running to get fit and things escalated pretty quickly.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Ambition: â€œI’d love to make the final in Australia. I will then look towards the Europeans in Berlin, where I hope to run the 1500m.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Memorable: London 2017 World Championships. "It was a fantastic experience to run a personal best in front of a home crowd and all my family.â€? (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Hero: Former British middle-distance runner Kelly HOLMES. (Athlete, Jan 2018)
Additional information

BREAKTHROUGH
In mid-2016, smashed personal bests: by nine seconds in 800m, and by eight seconds over two races in 1500m. First season of winter training made all the difference. (athleticsweekly.com, 29 Oct 2016)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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