Molly Scott, who hails from Hacketstown Co Carlow, is an international athlete and currently training for Olympic trials.

A fourth-year law student in Waterford IT, Molly always finds the time to support events in Hacketstown and offer training and nutrition advice to the children of the local primary school St Joseph’s NS.

Molly Scott ran the first leg of a race that caught the attention of the entire country, as Ireland’s U20 relay team won a silver medal at the World Championships in Tampere, Finland.

Scott has a personal best of 13.59 over the hurdles, which she clocked at the 2019 European U23 championships. She’s equally proficient on the flat, her 100m best a swift 11.58.

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