Lauren Floris

QT: 2:44:16

Residence: Chino Hills, CA

Hometown: Hopkinton, MA

College: Pepperdine University

Age on Race Day: 29

Affiliation: rabbitELITE

Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2017

Marathon Best: 2:44:16

Social handles: Instagram - @laurenfloris77 

Favorite inspirational quote: "Racing is the fun part; it's the reward of all the hard work." - Kara Goucher

Favorite book: "Let Your Mind Run" by Deena Kastor 

Favorite post-race indulgence: Cheeseburger with bacon and sweet potato

Of Note: 

  • Running coach for Lift Run Perform and host of Up + Running, a podcast covering the news and current events of American distance running
  • Ran qualifying time between the births of daughters Lavinia and Marigold, who will be 13 months old at the Trials
  • Grew up in Hopkinton, MA, and first became interested in running by watching the start of the Boston Marathon
  • High school teammate Lauren Philbrook is also running Trials
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