McLaughlin-Levrone New Grand Slam Track League’s First “Racer”

Emcee John Anderson, Michael Johnson, Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone & Carl Lewis at new league’s launch event. (BRIAN RUSSELL)

Published at 9:05 AM 6/18/2024

By Grand Slam Track

Los Angeles, CA

Grand Slam Track today announced the signing of US Olympic Champion Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone as its first Racer. McLaughlin-Levrone is a two-time Olympic gold medal winner and is the world record holder for the 400 meter hurdles.

“I’m honored to be one of the first Racers in Grand Slam Track,” said Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone. “Michael’s vision is clear, and he’s exactly the leader this sport needs to break new ground. I am thrilled to be a part of this league and look forward to everything we have coming in the future. I firmly believe that this is the step forward that track needs to take it to another level, and I can’t wait to get to work with the team.”

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T&FN will report further on the new league soon.

Info sheet distributed at the launch event appears below.