IPC European Championships: Olivia Breen helps Britain to T38 100m relay silver
Last Updated: 25/08/14 10:39am
Olivia Breen: Won her second medal at the IPC European Championships
Sky Academy Sports Scholar Olivia Breen picked up her second medal at the IPC European Championships after she helped Great Britain's T38 4x100 relay team to silver.
Breen had already won a bronze medal in the individual T38 100m in Swansea following a superb run of 13.96 seconds.
However Breen went one better in the relay, as she joined Bethany Woodward, Sophie Hahn and Jenny McLoughlin in picking up silver in a national record time of 53.84. Russia, anchored by 100m and 400m T38 champion Margarita Goncharova, won gold in a world record time of 53.53.
Breen said: “It was a very proud moment for me to be able to run out in front of a home crowd it was just like London 2012 all over again.