Name: Lily Williams
Sport: Cycling
Discipline(s): Track Cycling
Event(s): Team Pursuit
Height: 5-7
Weight: 146
DOB: 6/24/1994
Birthplace: Tallahassee, Fla.
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
High School: Lawton Chiles High School (Tallahassee, Fla.) ‘12
College: Vanderbilt University ‘16, B.A. in Biology, English and Latin American Studies; Northwestern University ‘17, M.A. in Science Journalism
Team/Club: Rally Cycling
Coach(es): Alison Powers
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020); one-time Olympic medalist (1 bronze)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, bronze (team pursuit)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2020 – gold (team pursuit)
  • Years of participation: 2020
  • Medals: 1 (1 gold)
  • Gold – 2020 (team pursuit)
Personal: Daughter of Cristopher Williams and Sarah Docter, 1980 Olympian in speedskating…Ran at Vanderbilt, specializing in the one-mile race, before switching to cycling in 2016 when she began working at a bicycle shop…Has a black cat named Morgan…Works as the communications director for the nonprofit Bike Index…Enjoys ‘80s music videos, outfit composition and riding around on electric rideshare scooters…Fluent in Spanish.