Coach Hawkins is in his fourth season at Olympian. Coach Hawkins brings a versatile track background having coached the horizontal jumps (triple & long jump), vertical jump (high jump) sprints and middle distance events. Coach Hawkins will direct the pole vault and high jump events in this season.
Coach Hawkins' has a unique orientation to several track and field events. As a high school competitor, he ran all the sprints (100, 200 & 400 meters). He ran the 800 meters. He also competed in the 110 hurdles, high jump and triple jump. As a collegiate athlete at the University of California at Davis, he focused on the long and triple jumps.
Coach Hawkins has five years of coaching experience having coached a year at Mater Dei Catholic High School, and for two USATF Track Clubs in the Southern California Association and San Diego Imperial Association. He is Level 1 Certified Coach having received his certification through USATF, the governing body for track and field in the United States of America.