Lauren is originally from right here in Scottsdale, AZ. From a young age Lauren had a passion for swimming and swam competitively through high school on Scottsdale Aquatic Club and Horizon High School. Lauren then attended Pepperdine University where she also swam on their D1 team and took up club water polo. After college burnout from swimming, Lauren started running and competed in all distance races up to a marathon. Shortly thereafter, Lauren resumed swimming, bought a bike and finally completed her first triathlon. In 2013, she completed her first Olympic, Half Ironman and Full Ironman races and has developed a true love for the sport ever since. She has now completed 4 Half Ironmans and 2 Full Ironmans and looking to do more in the future.
When not training, Lauren works in marketing at Grand Canyon University. Also mother to 6-year old, Kathryn, she loves spending time with her and inspiring her to live a healthy and active lifestyle. Lauren is always up for adventure but also just enjoys any time spent with family and friends.
2013 Ironman AZ (11:09)
2014 Phoenix Marathon, 3rd in Age Group (3:19 qualifying for Boston Marathon)
2014 Soma Half Ironman, 3rd Overall Female (4:43)
2015 Boston Marathon
Espirit de She, 2015- 1st Overall, 2016- 2nd Overall
2016 Ironman Superfrog 70.3, 3rd in Age Group (5:13)