Club: Balfron Curling Club
Work: Full time athlete
Introduced to curling: By my neighbours who introduced my family to the sport. I was eight when I started curling.
Interests: Exploring Northern Scotland, going on holiday, visiting friends, going to music gigs and festivals.
Role model: Serena Williams, because she has become a legend of her sport through consistently winning major tournaments over her career and proving she is a cut above the rest.
Parents/siblings in the sport: Logan Gray, brother, Scottish Championships 2013 runners up, Perth Masters Champions 2014, World Junior Championships 2006 & 2005 Bronze.
Best /favourite curling rink: Champery ice rink in Switzerland is the most picturesque place for curling I have visited.
Future Goals: To medal at the Olympics.
Elite Finals – 2021 – runners up
January Challenge – 2021 – winners
November Classic – 2020 - winners
September Shoot-Out – 2020 – runners up
Scottish Champions – 2020, 2017
Perth Masters – 2020 winners
European Championships –2019 Silver, 2017 Gold, 2016 Bronze
Oakville Fall Classic – 2019 winners
Arctic Cup Champions – 2019
Olympic Games – 2018 – 4th
World Championships – 2017 Bronze, 2013 Gold (as alternate)
HDF Shoot-Out – 2017 – winners
Basel Masters – 2016 – winners
Olympic Games – 2014 Bronze (as alternate)
World Junior Championships – 2013 Silver, 2012 Gold
World Universiade – 2011 Gold
European Youth Olympic Winter Festival – Gold 2009
In the 2019 Continental Cup, Lauren was a member of Team World that beat Team North America for the first time since 2012 – final score 34-26. Team World retained the title in 2020.