Nick Garcia | Throws | NOTES
Nick Garcia is one of the leading high school throws coaches in the United States. Known for his systematic approach to athlete development and use of progressions in developing athletes, for the past 13 seasons he has served as the strength and throws coach at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California. During this time he has guided more than 40 shot putters to over 50ft. (15 m), 15 over 55ft. (17m) and 5 athletes over 60 ft. (18m). He is certified as a level three USATF coach and level five IAAF coach, as well as by CSCS and USA Weightlifting. With a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Kinesiology, Nick is also an experienced presenter on both strength systems and throws training.