Full Name: Lauren Goldstein-Kral
Hometown: Shaker Heights, Ohio
College: Williams College
First Year Elite: 2008
2011 Highlights: Member of the USA Triathlon Project 2016 program • Finished sixth at the Coteau du Lac ITU Pan American Cup on June 26 • Recorded top-10 finishes at a pair of early season ITU Pan American Cups, taking ninth in Valparaiso and seventh in Santiago.
Elite Triathlon Career: Finished 10th at the 2010 USA Triathlon Elite National Championship in Tuscaloosa, Ala. • Led the U.S. with a ninth-place finish at the 2010 ITU Under-23 World Championships in Budapest • Finished in the top 16 of all three ITU Continental Cups entered in 2010 • Top finish was eighth at Coteau-du-Lac • Finished 13th at the 2010 FISU World University Championship in Valencia, Spain • Finished seventh overall and was the No. 2 under-23 finisher at 2009 USAT Elite Nationals • Was 12th at the 2009 ITU Under-23 World Championship • Finished fifth at the 2009 San Francisco Pan American Cup.