Athlete Laura Weightman today (Wednesday 29 October) officially opened Alnwick’s new state-of-the-art oncology day unit which is benefiting people in the area... https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/news/athlete-laura-weightman-officially-opens-alnwick%E2%80%99s-new-oncology-unit
She had dreamed of atoning for her fourth-place finish at the last Olympic Games in Beijing but Lisa Dobriskey’s London 2012 campaign ended in another disappointment when she finished in 10th place in the final. Fellow Briton Laura Weightman was one place behind her.
Athletics doping crisis: Was London 2012’s 1500m Olympic final the dirtiest race in history? British stars Lisa Dobriskey, Hannah England and Laura Weightman tell Matt Majendie the pain they feel after six of the first nine runners in that race have since been found guilty of doping
Josef Craig The North East can boast some top names in the Olympic and Paralympic fields as well as plenty of London 2012 athletes, such as Stephen Miller, Josef Craig, Ross Murray, Chris Tomlinson and Laura Weightman, as well as past Olympians such as Steve Cram, Jonathan Edwards, Brendan Foster, and Mike McLeod.
Sifan Hassan heeft goud veroverd op het EK atletiek in Zürich op vrijdag 15 aug 2014. Ze won na een sterke eindsprint de 1500 meter. Hassan klokte een winnende tijd van 4.04,18 minuten. Abeba Aregawi (4.05,08) uit Zweden werd tweede. De Britse Laura Weightman pakte het brons: 4.06,32. Hassan maakte haar favorietenrol waar. Ze won dit seizoen twee Diamond League-wedstrijden en was de snelste vrouw van het veld.
Meet the ladies in red - Liverpool FC Name: Lucy Bronze Age: 21 Birth place: Berwick-upon-Tweed Position: Right-back or centre-back Date signed: February 2012 Fact: I went to school and used to run with Olympic 1500m finalist Laura Weightman. I once beat her in an 800m race when I had my football boots on!
Jennifer Simpson of the United States celebrates with Laura Weightman of Great Britain after competing during the Women's 1500m Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Laura Weightman of Great Britain (L) hugs bronze medalist Jennifer Simpson of the United States after the Women's 1500m Final on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.