Lucy McGlynn sets new PB at World U20 Athletics Championships

Tir Chonaill Athletic Club’s Lucy McGlynn has set a new personal best for the 100 metres hurdles at the World Under-20 Athletics Championships in Colombia.

The Coláiste Colmcille Ballyshannon student finished fourth in her heat on Thursday in a time of 13.92 seconds.

It’s her fastest ever time over the sprint distance but was marginally outside the top 16 fastest times for the semi-finals.

Nonetheless, the run completes a satisfactoryWorld Championships for the Donegal athlete .

Earlier this week, she missed out on a place in the 400m hurdles semi-finals by just one hundredth of a second.