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Meet the 2016 Competitors: Lex Williams

Lex Williams | Men’s Elite Mile

Lex Williams returns in 2016 after dipping under 4:00 for the first time at the 2015 Sir Walter Miler. He leads a B1G group of Michigan alumni to the event this year (Handler, Osika, Eccleston, Forys)!

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Coach: Ron Warhurst
Sponsor: Saucony / SOS Rehydrate
Club: Very Nice Track Club
Mile PR: 3:59.40

5 Things About Me: Lex Williams

  1. I am driving to Sir Walter from Ocean City, NJ. This is my 30th summer in a row visiting the jersey shore with my family.
  2. I coach cross-country in my hometown at Dexter High School.
  3. I recently purchased a tandem bicycle for $101 at a yard sale, and later discovered the same bike selling on eBay for $1200.
  4. I am afraid of aliens, but my favorite place to run is Peach Mountain; site of UFO sightings in the 1960s.
  5. I started a running events company in Michigan last year, Boogahonk Events!

North Carolina connection?
My connection to North Carolina is that I broke 4 in the mile for the first time at the 2015 Sir Walter Miler!

Learn more about Lex at: VIS Experience | Run with the Pros

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