After 18 months of recovery from surgery, this Canberran is set to run a half marathon

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
April 3 2022 - 7:30pm
Lauren Thearle ruptured her ACL and MCL while skiing and has been recovering for 18 months and decided to complete a half marathon as part of her recovery. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Major knee surgery wasn't going to get in the way of Lauren Thearle, who is set to run a half marathon after 18 months of recovery and training.


Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies in November 2021.

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