Tania Williams

Tania started water skiing at the age of six and won her first Australian title when she was 12 years old. Tania competed in and won all age divisions and open sections in speed and marathon ski racing at Club, Zone, Interzone, State and National levels over a period of ten years from 1978 – 1988.

During her career Tania was selected as an Australian representative for USA Championships ten times, was twelve times Australian Champion, fourteen times NSW State Champion, eight times NSW State representative, four times ACT State representative, eleven times Region five Circuit Racing Overall Champion, four times NSW Female Skier of the Year, and was twice selected as Number One Australian Female Skier for World Titles.

Apart from ski racing Tania also enjoyed other facets of water skiing including barefoot, trick and marathon skiing.

1986  Sport Australia Female Athlete of the Year Award

1987  Sport Australia Most Outstanding Sporting Performance within Australia

1988  Sport Australia Best Single Sporting Performance

1988  Women’s World Water Ski Racing Champion



Born: 23 April 1965

Inducted: 1997


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