Sophie Williams is a British long distance runner who represented Great Britain in the 2016 Olympics. She is the current European champion in the 10,000 meters. Williams is an accomplished runner having competed in several marathons, cross country and track. She made her name in the sport in 2012 when she won the UK Cross Country Championship. Williams also competed in the World Cross Country Championships and was a finalist in the London Marathon in 2015. She has set numerous personal records and is one of the top athletes in her field.