Born in Westminster, Lawrence Clarke made his major senior debut at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, winning bronze.
Clarke made his Olympic debut in 2012, running a new personal best of 13.13 in his semi-final, qualifying for the final, where he finished fourth. He was also selected for Rio 2016.
At Rio 2016, Clarke made the semi-finals of the men's 110m hurdles, eventually finishing his semi in sixth with a time of 13.46.
In addition to his sporting talents, his also has a degree in Theology and Religious Studies from the University of Bristol and a Masters in Management from the University of Bath.