BESS, CAT(C), CSCS
Avi completed his Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of Manitoba and certified as an Athletic Therapist in 2006. After university, Avi gained experience working in the United States as an Athletic Therapist and Strength Coach for a number of professional hockey teams. He continued to practice rehabilitating sport related injuries by working 3 years in the Canadian Football League and volunteering time to work at international games. Avi has an abundance of knowledge and experience assessing and rehabilitating muscle, bone and joint related injuries. He continues to advance his skills through continuing education courses and has recently completed his Acupuncture and Myofascial Release certifications.
Brad graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree, majoring in Athletic Therapy. Brad spent two years working at Victory Therapy as a student before becoming a Certified Athletic Therapist in June 2014. During his undergraduate degree, Brad spent three seasons working with the Bison Men’s Basketball team. Additionally, he gained valuable experience in professional sport spending two summers working with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. While continuing to work at the clinic, Brad has returned to school to pursue his Master of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Manitoba.
Outside of the clinic, Brad works as a Research Assistant at the University of Manitoba and has worked as a Lab Instructor in the fields of anatomy and biomechanics. He has also provided strength and conditioning programs for a variety of sports teams across the city. Due to his passion for basketball and vast experience in the sport, Brad contains a unique level of knowledge when it comes to the rehabilitation and training of basketball athletes.
Megan graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree, majoring in Athletic Therapy. During her time there, she spent several semesters working at Victory Therapy as a student before successfully becoming a Certified Athletic Therapist in June 2015. Throughout her University career Megan worked three seasons with the Bison’s Men’s Hockey team where she was able to further her knowledge of assessment and rehabilitation.
In the community, Megan has worked with youth female hockey teams as both the athletic therapist and running strength and conditioning sessions. The knowledge gained from working with hockey athletes of all ages has become a beneficial addition to her skill set.
Robyn graduated from the University of Manitoba with her Bachelor of Kinesiology in 2015 and with a Masters of Physical Therapy in 2017. While completing her education, Robyn was a member of the University of Manitoba Bison’s basketball team for five years. As a student athlete, Robyn quickly developed a passion for sport, exercise, health and wellness. Robyn’s pursuit of a career in physiotherapy began from time spent rehabilitating from her own personal injuries, where she learned the importance of therapy for high level performance.
Following graduation from Physical Therapy, Robyn has continued her education by certifying in acupuncture. Robyn is a highly motivated person and understands that physiotherapy often goes beyond injury rehab, and can be an integral component of improving a person’s quality of life.
As both a Kinesiologist and RMT, John blends the philosophies and knowledge from both studies into one. His deep understanding of human anatomy and biomechanics gives him a dynamic perspective to massage and rehab. Whether you’re a weekend warrior or an elite athlete, his manual treatments and exercise prescription / programming will help you take control of your pathology and get you back on the right path of living with pain free movement.