Lia Thomas Swimmer ranking before and after: Lia Thomas known originally as Lia Catherine Thoman is an American swimmer and a current student at the University of Pennsylvania. Lia Thomas is popularly known as a trans woman who is currently making waves in the athletic scene.
Lia Thomas grew up in Austin Texas alongside her elder brother. Lia Thomas discovered her passion for swimming at a very young age and has since strive to become who she is now.
Lia Thomas became a trans gender in May 2019 when she transitioned using hormone replacement therapy. In the fall of 2019, Lia Thomas came out as transgender to her team and swam for the men’s team. In 2021 after going through the full hormone therapy, Lia Thomas swam on the women’s team.
Lia Thomas rose to fame in 2021 and 2022 where she became the first trans woman to win NCAA division on title.
Lia Thomas Swimmer ranking before and after
Lia Thomas used to be ranked 554th in the 200 freestyle, 65th in the 500 freestyle and 32nd in the 1650 freestyle in Penn men’s championship which was held in 2018/19. She is now an NCAA top fighter in all of those events if she competes in them at the collegiate championships.