Jason Tunks - Head Coach Throws and Strength & Conditioning
Southern Methodist University (SMU)
Owner/Manager – HIIT it Fitness
3 Time Olympian
4 Time World Championship Finalist
9 OFSAA Gold Medals (Discus & Shot Put)
3 Time Commonwealth Games Medalist
Pan American Games Champion
NCAA Discus Champion
Canadian Discus Record Holder
Canadian Interscholastic Record Holder
London Ontario Sports Hall of Fame,
Athletics Ontario Hall of Fame,
Athletics Canada Hall of Fame
Jason Tunks, is a 3 X Olympian (Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000, and Athens 2004) and is our London Legion T&F Head Coach for Throws Events and Strength & Conditioning. Jason stills hold the Canadian Record in the Senior Men’s Discus event and the Canadian discus interscholastic record. Jason was inducted in recent years to the London Ontario Sports Hall of Fame, Athletics Ontario’s Hall of Fame, and Athletics Canada’s Hall of Fame.
Jason’s many athletic achievements are listed above including being a finalist at 4 IAAF World Championships, winning Pan American Games & Commonwealth Games Gold Medals, an NCAA Division 1 Gold Medal (Discus), and he is the most decorated OFSAA medalist ever, in the throwing events.
We welcome Jason’s experience, knowledge and leadership to our coaching staff. In addition to his throws coaching contribution, Jason will be developing value added Strength & Conditioning services, for both Throws and High-Performance Athletes.