Name: Wesley Williams
Sport: Track and Field
Classification: Guide Runner
Height: 5-11
Weight: 199
DOB: 8/13/1982
Birthplace: Visalia, Calif.
Hometown: Visalia, Calif.
College: California State University-Northridge '05, Graphic Design
Paralympic Experience
  • Three-time Paralympian; Three-time Paralympic medalist guide runner (3 silver)
  • Paralympic Games Rio 2016, silver (long jump)
  • Paralympic Games London 2012, silver (long jump), 4th (triple jump)
  • Paralympic Games Beijing 2008, silver (long jump), 5th (triple jump)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – gold (long jump)
  • Years of Participation: 2013, 2015, 2017
  • Medals: 5 (3 gold, 2 silver)
  • Gold – 2017 (long jump); 2015 (long jump); 2013 (long jump)
  • Silver – 2013 (triple jump); 2006 (long jump)
Personal: Son of Patricia Edwards and George Williams....Has two sisters, Janay and Jianna and three brothers, Gerome, Josiah, and Jacob....Hobbies include family time, writing, shoe and cologne shopping and live music.