About Lauren


 

Name: Lauren Goss
Birthday: 26 January 1988
Current location: Boulder, CO
Hometown: Mount Pleasant, SC
Height: 5’6
Weight: 120 lbs
Pre race ritual: Beet juice!

Lauren Goss grew up as a swimmer. She attended Clemson University (BS in Biological Sciences, 2010), and during that time did her first triathlon in July of 2009 in Charleston, South Carolina. Less than a year later, she earned her pro license in March of 2010 at the Collegiate National Championships and was named the 2010 Under-23 Athlete of the Year by USA Triathlon. She immediately began earning wins at races from sprint distance through 70.3. In 2017, she won five major US Olympic distance races: St. Anthony’s Tri, Escape From Alcatraz, New York City Triathlon, Des Moines Escape Tri, and the Lake Geneva Escape Tri. 

Goss is sponsored by TrekBontragerHOKA One OneTYRJuice Performer, and ISM. Supporters include 1st Endurance, Normatec, Garden of Life, Blueprint for Athletes, Gehardt Volkswagen, MgSport, Smith Optics, and Contempo Nail Salon. Learn more about Lauren at laurengoss.com, her Facebook page, on Twitter at @lauren_goss, or Instagram at LaurenGoss.