Olympian & Affidea Ambassador Thomas Barr 3rd in Shanghai Diamond League

Congrats to Affidea Ambassador Thomas Barr finishing third in the 400m hurdles at the Shanghai Diamond League on May 19th – his fastest ever season opener!

Olympian & Affidea Ambassador Thomas Barr drops into Affidea ExpressCare

He was just half a second off the Tokyo 2020 qualification standard of 48.90, and first and second place winners ran the fastest times in the world this year, which is a good sign for his World Championship hopes later this year.

Athlete of the Year & Affidea Ambassador Thomas Barr on staying injury-free

The Diamond League is the top tier of global one-day meeting competitions run by IAAF, the world governing body for athletics.

Thomas will next race in the Stockholm Diamond League on May 30th. His main target for the 2019 season is the IAAF World Championships scheduled from September 27th and October 6th in Doha, Qatar.

Athlete & Affidea Ambassador Thomas Barr on accessing speedy treatment

Thomas said: “I’m very happy with that, I felt smooth and easy from the get-go.”

Affidea Ambassador, Olympian Thomas Barr on the importance of recovery time

Best of luck in your next race Thomas – we’re rooting for you as always!


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