Year of Birth: 1944

Category: Builder

Year of Induction: 2014




Bill Heikkila has over 45 years of coaching in Ontario, and is a javelin coach with the Ottawa Lions TFC. Bill has served as a coach at the 1982 Commonwealth Games, 1983 IAAF World Championships, 1986 Pan Am Junior Championships, 1987 Pan Am Games, 1990 Commonwealth Games, 1993 World University Championships and 2001 Jeux de la Francophonie. As an athlete, Bill was a Javelin thrower at the 1968 Olympics, 1967 Pan Am Games, and the 1970 Commonwealth Games.