Jimmy Watkins

USA Cycling

Watkins
  • 2012
Name: Jimmy Watkins
Sport:
Cycling
Discipline:
Sprint
Height:
6’1”
Weight:
212
Current Residence:
Bakersfield, Calif.

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, 6th in men's sprint cycling
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 UCI Track World Championships, 16th (team sprint)
  • 2011-12 UCI Track World Cup – Cali, 16th (sprint)
  • 2011 Pan American Games, silver (team sprint), 4th (keirin)

Fun Facts: Serves as a firefighter and engineer at Kern County Fire Department...Started cycling to stay fit for career as firefighter

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