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Laura Muir sets course record for 5th Avenue Mile

21st September 2022

University of Glasgow alumni and 1500m European Champion Laura Muir celebrated a monumental victory in the Big Apple University of Glasgow alumna Laura Muir claimed victory in the New York 5th Avenue Mile to cap off a stellar season.  The Commonwealth Games and European gold medallist ended her already incredible season in a magnificent style, ...

Success for Laura Muir at the Scottish Athletic Awards

17th November 2021

It’s been a year to remember for University of Glasgow alumna, Laura Muir, but the celebrations are still far from over.  On Saturday 9 October, the 1500m Olympic silver medalist added another award to her collection as she won the 2021 4J Studios Scottish Athlete of the Year. Winning the title for the fourth time ...

Glasgow graduate Laura Muir wins a silver medal in Tokyo’s Olympics

7th August 2021

The 28-year-old vet from Glasgow “gave it everything” to achieve a spot on the podium Covering 1500 metres with a time of 3:54.50 in the 2021 Tokyo Olympic final, Glasgow graduate and vet, Laura Muir, not only broke her own personal record but created a new national one. Telling The Guardian that she didn’t think ...