Jule 18, 2017
DELRAY BEACH, FL - July 18, 2017 - With her win this past weekend at the New York City Triathlon, Lauren Goss confirms her position as a top U.S. female non-drafting Olympic distance triathlete. This year, she won three of the most notable Olympic distance races in the US: St. Anthony's Triathlon (April 30), Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon (June 11), and the New York City Triathlon (July 16).
Goss has six podium finishes this year at six races. In addition to her Olympic distance victories, she was 2nd at IRONMAN 70.3 Costa Rica (June 18) and came 3rd at both IRONMAN 70.3 Victoria (June 4) and at IRONMAN 70.3 Monterrey (May 14). Throughout her seven years of racing as a professional, she has reached the podium an astounding 51 times at distances from sprint to 70.3.
Of her season, Goss remarked, "I have always enjoyed the speed and intensity of non-drafting Olympic distance racing. To do what I love, and to have won these three iconic events in one year feels amazing."