2018 Gold Coast will be Laurels first Commonwealth Games, competing in the new women's weight class of 90kg+, introduced by the IWF at the start of 2017.
Laurel has produced strong results on the international stage, winning gold in both the 2017 Australia Weightlifting Open and the 2017 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships. In her preparation for the Commonwealth Games she will be competing at the 2017 IWF World Senior Weightlifting Championships in Anaheim, USA in early December.
Laurel's Games History
Commonwealth Games Gold Coast 2018