Angela Williams

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAngela•Williams
Used nameAngela•Williams
Born15 May 1965 in Laventille (TTO)
Measurements175 cm / 61 kg
AffiliationsTSU Tigers, Nashville (USA) / Seton Hall Pirates, South Orange, New Jersey (USA)
NOC Trinidad and Tobago


Angela Williams was a Trinibagonian sprinter who ran at the 1984 and 1988 Olympic Games. She competed in high school in Brooklyn, New York and then ran in college at Tennessee State University, before transferring to Seton Hall University, where she was a multiple Big East Champion.

Williams later became a USA citizen and ran in the 1992 and 1996 US Olympic Trials but did not make the USA Olympic team. She went into coaching, first in high school with Thurgood Marshall High School in Texas and then with Prairie View A&M University.

Personal Bests: 100 – 11.22 (1988); 200 – 23.01 (1989).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1984 Summer Olympics Athletics TTO Angela Williams
100 metres, Women (Olympic) 6 h1 r2/4
200 metres, Women (Olympic) 4 h4 r1/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Trinidad and Tobago 7
1988 Summer Olympics Athletics TTO Angela Williams
100 metres, Women (Olympic) 7 h2 r2/4
200 metres, Women (Olympic) 7 h1 r2/4

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