Lauren Boden

Lauren Boden competes in the Women's 400m Hurdles Heat on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 5, 2012 in London, England.

Athlete Biography

Lauren Boden made her Olympic debut at the London Games after recording an Olympic A Qualifier (55.45sec) at the Sydney Track Classic in 2012. A five time national champion, Boden had narrowly missed the 2011 World Championship automatic qualifier but was given a discretionary pass to compete at the World Championships where she made the semi-final. At the London Games, the Canberran finished fifth in her heat before bowing out in the semi-finals where she finished eighth.