Fortius Sport & Health is an integrated athlete development centre strengthened through philanthropy and focused on optimizing human performance for life.
We believe that anyone can be an athlete, regardless of their level of play or chosen sport. Whether you're a six-year-old playing sport for the first time, a professional or Olympic athlete, or a senior wanting to stay healthy, at Fortius, you're an athlete.
We chose the name Fortius because it is Latin for “strong, stronger and strongest". At Fortius we have made a commitment to strengthen the health of athletes, strengthen the proactive healthcare model, strengthen the sport landscape, and in-turn, strengthen the health of the nation.
Our integrated team of sport medicine and science practitioners share their complementary expertise to deliver precise, customized treatment and training plans for athletes of all ages and abilities, under one roof.
Centrally located in the Burnaby Lake Sports Complex, our 148,000 sq. ft. facility is home to a:
sport science and medicine institute,
performance fitness & training centre,
human performance lab,
FIFA-standard turf pitch,
NBA/FIBA/collegiate lined double-gymnasium,
partner and tenant offices,
and a chef-inspired bistro.
A sport culture strengthened by athletes* achieving their full potential and realizing the life-long benefits of sport.
Our mission, is to optimize athlete* performance for life by integrating sport medicine, science and healthcare experts within an athlete development centre that is strengthened by philanthropy.
Game Changing. Life Changing.
We collaborate with like-minded individuals and organizations that recognize the power of sport to transform lives. Our facility is strengthened by Resident Retail, Sport, and Training Partners, Resident Tenants and community partners.
Partners page to learn more.