Lauren Fleshman (laurenfleshman)



Eugene, Oregon

About laurenfleshman:

Professional Runner, Blogger, Athletic Lifestyle Pusher, Picky Bar Founder

laurenfleshman's Favorite Sports:

Cycling, Multisport, Olympics, Running, Figure Skating, Softball, Camping, Climbing, Combo Sports, Dance, River Rafting, Yoga

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Ask Lauren Fleshman

Welcome to Ask Lauren, where you get bomb diggity advice from a pro distance runner who's been through it all. Also, don't be afraid to check out the Journal for some unfiltered pro-runner life, Lauren style. Peace out!

Lauren Fleshman: Exciting (Eek!) Changes at Picky Bars!
At Picky Bars, when it comes down to it, I have two jobs. Make recipes Be the guardian of what Picky Bars is all about as a brand The recipe part is hard work, but it is easy in comparison to number two. A perfectly balanced recipe takes time to be cu...[Read on]
Lauren Fleshman: A Kick in the Pants, Peachtree Style
Before this weekend, (having never been there), when I thought of Atlanta I thought of this: Nightclubs…   Freeways packed with cars, blanketed in humid steam… and Martin Luther King Jr. But after my three-day visit for the&n...[Read on]
Lauren Fleshman: Give it up for the AJC Peachtree 10K
I’m about to hop on the plane to Atlanta with my Oiselle Little Wing Teammate, Mel Lawrence for what promises to be a grueling and fantastic couple days. Before the festivities get started, I wanted to share my schedule in case you want to follow al...[Read on]
The Mini! via @Laurenfleshman
Mmmmm. This feels nice. I’m chillin’ in my hotel suite with Chief Bird Sally Bergesen and her two daughters Iris and Isabel. Jude is asleep in the closet. Two years after becoming friends, we’ve traveled across the country to take anothe...[Read on]
Why A Convicted Doper as the USA Team Coach is a Bad Idea via @laurenfleshman
Note: I don’t know all the facts, but from what I’ve read, this is my opinion. I’d love to hear yours, differing or otherwise. As far as I’m concerned, this topic is outrageous enough to be worth discussing and debating. In the end...[Read on]
Lauren Fleshman: A Weekend of Epic Proportions Part 1
He did it. After winning Wildflower Triathlon three times, breaking his foot, getting a screw put in his foot, beating his head against the wall trying unsuccessfully to rehab it with tons of pain, having the screw removed, and doing more physio than mos...[Read on]
Back on Boylston via @laurenfleshman
I’m back. Like a zillion other people who were here when the shit hit the fan last year, I’m here, in Boston. We all make conversation. We try to decipher how our experience lines up with the person whom we just asked, “how does it fee...[Read on]
The Boulder Budged via @laurenfleshman & @Oiselle
Ever since Jude was born in June, I’ve been working toward becoming an elite athlete again, but it has been very difficult to find momentum. Little things keep getting in the way of progress. Breastfeeding zapped my energy. The sleep deprivation slo...[Read on]
Sydney Report (part 1) via @laurenfleshman
My iPhone was dead. No moments were captured in my first 5k back on the track, except in my mind. My computer is also dead. Only the iPad remains (see I did need all three on this trip, Jesse). No writing of significant length will be done on this.&n...[Read on]
Conflicted New Years Eve via @Laurenfleshman
Normally on New Years Eve I am itching to change the calendar over. It’s not a fresh start thing, or a resolutions thing. It’s not so much the addition of new things at all. It’s more like the freshening up of old things. Every New Ye...[Read on]

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Little League World Series
Aug 14 - 24: Williamsport
Dukes OceanFest
Aug 16 - 24: Waikiki Beach

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