Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Thomas Barr wins Semi-Final of 400m Hurdles in Rio
A little bit of history was made this morning when Thomas Barr of Ferrybank AC in Waterford made it through to the Olympic final of the 400m hurdles in Rio. Not only did Thomas qualify but he also won his race in impressive style.
With his trademark kick in the final straight, he caught up and passed the leaders to take the win. His time was the 3rd fastest of the semi=finals.
The final is on Thursday evening Irish time.
Post race interview...