Sport / Event: Athletics, 110 metre hurdles
Date and Place of Birth: September 12, 1984, Lagos, Nigeria
William is the 5th fastest British 110m hurdler of all time, following his 4th place finish at the World Championships in Berlin in August 2009, in a time of 13.30 seconds.
William began his athletics career competing in the decathlon, before focussing entirely on the 110m hurdles.
In 2010 he took part in his first Commonwealth Games, representing England in Delhi that year, where he won silver
William is not only a very talented athlete, he is a classically trained pianist and has two degrees and his father, David, is a former Rugby Union player for Northampton Saints.
Silver – Men’s 110m hurdles, Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Scotland, July 2014
Selected to represent England at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, 2014
Silver – 110m hurdles, Commonwealth Games, Delhi, India, 2010
Selected to represent England at the Delhi Commonwealth Games, 2010