Lauren made the semi-final at the IAAF world championships in 2011 in the 400m hurdles. She made her Olympic debut in London, and has aspirations of going one better and making the 400m hurdles final. Lauren competed in the women's 400m hurdles at the 2013 IAAF World Championships, qualifying for the semi-finals by finishing 4th in her heat in a time of 55.37 and came 7th in her semi-final in a time of 55.75.
6 x National ChampionWorld championships semi finalist (2011)
Lauren started Little Athletics at five years of age.She has won several awards including ACT Sports Star of the Year â#€#“# Junior Athlete and the Pierre de Coubertin Award in 2004.Her coach Matt Beckenham competed in the 400m hurdles at the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000.