NJ Spotlight News

NJ teen Athing Mu wins Olympic gold in 800 meter race

Clip: 08/03/2021 | 54s | Video has closed captioning.

Nineteen-year-old Athing Mu of Trenton made Olympic history on Tuesday, becoming the first American woman to win a gold medal in the 800-meter race in more than 50 years. Mu took the lead from the start and never looked back, finishing in 1 minute 55.21 seconds.

Aired: 08/03/21

Rating: NR

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