Lia Thomas is a renowned American swimmer who gained massive popularity and became famous in the public space after competition in a Men’s Swimming team during her Days in the University.
It is also on record that she is First ever openly transgender athlete to win an NCAA Division I national championship and this is also one of the things she is known very well for.
Lia Thomas Profile
|Real Name||Lia Catherine Thomas|
|Year of Birth||1998/1999|
|Place of Birth||Austin, Texas, USA|
Lia Thomas Height
Lia Thomas Height is one of the very interesting aspects that almost everyone is keen to know about. The Swimmer stands at a height of 1.8m Tall representing 6 ft 1 and in 185 cm tall.
Lia Thomas Biography
Not much details are known about Lia Thomas and that includes the particular day and month on which she was born. It is however known heavily that Thomas Was born in the year 198/1999. Thomas grew up in Austin, Texas along her elder brother so it is believed that was where she was born.
In terms of Education, Lia had it all up to the university Level and it was at that point that she brought out her swimming skills to the world even though she began Taking swimming lessons as little as the age of 5.
She attended the Westlake High School and grabbed the opportunity to further up at the University of Pennsylvania. she began her studies at the university back in 2017 and successfully graduated in May 2022.
But there was one interesting change in Lia Thomas during towards the end of high school and that was her gender, She became a transgender before moving to the University.
In the University, Lia Thomas competed in the men’s swim team from 2017 to 2020, and on its women’s swim team also from 2021 to 2022.