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Beijing Olympics 2008

Loughborough athletes

Lee McConnell

Lee graduated from Loughborough University in 2000 with a degree in PE, Sports Science and Recreation Management.

Career highlights

A former high jumper and hurdley, McConnell has represented her country at the World University Games, European U23s, Europeans, Commonwealth Games and Olympics. She won 400m silver at the 2002 Commonwealth Games then bronze in the 400m hurdles in 2006.

Previous Games

Athens 2004 (400m and 4x400m)

Olympic events

400m - 6th in Semi Final heat, 52.11
4x400m - withdrew through injury

Loughborough University - Beijing 2008

Beijing facts

There are 55 Loughborough athletes in action at the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Did you know?

Former Olympic Champion Sebastian Coe is a Loughborough graduate.

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