Year of Birth: N/A

Category: Builder

Year of Induction: 2011




As a coach Andy Higgins established the UTTC in 1971. Andy has coached in the 1984, 88, and 92 Olympics. His Olympian decathletes include David Steen, Michael Smith and Massimo Bertocchi. David Steen’s Olympic Bronze was Canada’s first ever in the decathlon event. Andy has been coaching for over 40 years. He wrote and delivered the first formal coaching education/certification program in Canada in 1970. In 2001 Andy was inducted into the Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame as a coach.