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First Year Elite: 2011

Twitter: @triwilliam
Website: www.williamhuffman.com

Hometown: Colleyville, Texas
Resides: Colleyville, Texas
College: Texas A&M
Birthdate: 6/29/1993 (20)
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas

2013 Highlights: Finished second at the Feb. 17 Roatan ITU Triathlon Pan American Cup for his first career Pan American Cup podium finish.

Elite Triathlon Career:
Winner of the 2012 Tiszaujvaros ETU Triathlon Junior European Cup and placed fifth at the 2012 Holten ETU Triathlon Junior European Cup • Finished third at the 2012 USA Triathlon Under-23 National Championships in Buffalo, N.Y. • Also recorded four ITU Pan American Cup top-10 finishes in 2012 — Dallas, Ilheus, Joao Pessoa and Clermont • Top 2011 Pan American Cup finish was 11th in Buffalo.

Amateur Triathlon Career:
Placed third at the 2012 USA Triathlon Junior Elite National Championships in West Chester, Ohio • Earned his elite license in his second triathlon • Won his age group and finished 13th overall in his first-ever triathlon, the 2009 Disco Triathlon in Valley View, Texas.

Athletic Background:
Began running in middle school and started swimming competitively in high school to overcome an injury.
Son of Jerry and Mary Huffman • Currently a sophomore at Texas A&M • Favorite workout is “multi-brick sessions because they are usually the icing on the cake before a big race” • Hobbies include backpacking and snorkeling • Favorite post-race meal is a giant BBQ platter.
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