Who is Lia Thomas Swimmer

Full Name

Lia Catherine Thomas

Born1998/1999 (age 22–23)



College team

University of Pennsylvania

Lia Catherine Thomas is an American swimmer and student at the University of Pennsylvania.

In 2021 and 2022, her athletic achievements as a trans woman became a point of public debate about transgender women in sports.

Thomas grew up in Austin, Texas, and has an older brother.

Thomas began swimming at the age of five.