Coach Watkins has been developing high performance athletes in QLD for the past 15 years. He has produced many State and National Champions including international Athletes who have represented Australia. He has also produced 6 State record holders.
Coach Watkins is recognised by QLD Athletics as an "A" Squad and "Q" squad high performance coach. He has also had many athletes on the QA U17 high performance Squad and Atheltics Australia U17 high performance development squads.
In 2012 he helped form the high achieving Fast Track Athletics Club which after just two years of opperation in 2014 won the prestigous QLD Club Premiership final.