Over the years, Nathan Williams has become one of the most influential and revered riders with a long list of Number Ones under his belt but his humble approach to life keeps him perfectly balanced with the fact that he’s an absolute savage on his bike. Nathan grew up in Nashville and his father was a professional drummer, playing gigs and touring with bigger bands, so Nathan has all kinds of creativity in his blood. You can typically find Nathan driving cross country with his bike, some camping equipment and his loyal dog, Jameson, and cranking some righteous tunes along the way. If you ever get the chance to see Nathan ride in person, you’ll be amazed at his level of chill while eyeing up a move that most likely has everyone in attendance absolutely terrified.
Date of birth? February 10th 1988
Hometown? Nashville, TN
Current place of residence? Nashville, TN
What got you into riding? Friends!
Favourite riders, then and now? Then: Mike Aitken, Van Homan, Corey Martinez, Seth Kimbrough, Edwin Delarosa, Vic Ayala.
Now: Simone Barraco, Corey Martinez, Dan Lacey, Johnny Raekes, Garrett Reynolds, Dakota Roche…the list is honestly endless.
Favourite videos, then and now? Then: Square One ‘Wide Awake Nightmare,’ Lotek ‘Mixtape,’ V club.
Now: BSD ‘Transmission,’ Fiend ‘Fiending.’
Most memorable trip? They’re all great for different reasons but my India trip was one that opened my eyes.