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Belfast girl Emer McKee broke her own 5km world record for a 12-year-old girl by 13 seconds in Lisburn on Sunday.
McKee broke the world’s fastest time with a 12-year-old girl in a 5K race at Down Royal Racecourse in April and set her last record in the same place.
The Willowfield Harrier clocked 16 minutes and 27 seconds at the Lisburn Festival of Running on Sunday.
After her performance in April, Emer explained her success by saying that “I try to run as fast as I can.”
Emer McKee Age
she is 12 year old.
Her run in April generated extensive media coverage, including a live interview on BBC Breakfast.
After getting started in the sport at Parkruns, the young man joined the Willowfield club at the age of nine.
Before her race in April, the previous world’s best 5K road race time for a 12-year-old girl was a 17:16 mark in Florida by Annabella Veltcheva in March 2017.
Sunday’s event was organized by ChampionChip Ireland, which organizes road racing events across the island and organizers said they “extended their congratulations” to the girl from Belfast.