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Edward Williams

Full name: Edward Gustave Williams
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: July 26, 1942 in Kingston, New York, United States
Affiliations: Rosendale Nordic Ski club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Biathlon


Edward Williams skied for Dartmouth, graduating in 1964, and competing in cross-country skiing for them, twice being named All-American. After serving in the US Army and competing in biathlon at the 1968 Winter Olympics, Williams returned to law school at Columbia, graduating in 1974. He has worked for several large New York law firms, and was a former Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 1979-83. He specializes in sports law, arbitrations, civil trials, and appeals. His sports law specialty has been for sports on the Olympic Program. Williams served on the USOC Athletes’ Advisory Council from 1974-83, chairing the Council from 1977-81.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Winter 25 Grenoble Biathlon Men's 20 kilometres United States USA 45
1968 Winter 25 Grenoble Biathlon Men's 4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay United States USA 8

Men's 20 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank AT P ST SR S1P S1T S1R S2P S2T S2R S3P S3T S3R S4P S4T S4R
1968 Winter 25 Grenoble Biathlon United States Final Standings 45 1-32:24.5 9 1-23:24.5 45 2 18:34 36 5 44:24 53 0 59:28 40 2 1-23:28 44

Men's 4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T M ET ER
1968 Winter 25 Grenoble Biathlon United States USA Final Standings 8 38:33.2 4 1-14:44.8 8
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