Morpeths Laura Weightman finished in an excellent second place in the prestigous
Fifth Avenue Mile in New York on Sunday 10th September 2017.
Laura clocked a time of 4mins 17.01secs, which betters her previous figures on
the Track by 3.8secs. The time also equates to a slight improvement on
her best 1500m time of 4mins 00.17secs. The winner of the race was World
1500m silver medallist Jenny Simpson from the USA in a time of 4mins
15.58secs. Jessica Judd ran well to finish third in 4mins 17.86secs.
Report by Les Venmore