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Our Mission

Fortius Sport & Health is an integrated athlete development centre strengthened through philanthropy and focused on optimizing human performance for life.

 Our Team

ABBY GALENZOSKI | LEAD - PERFORMANCE REHABILITATION COACH

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​​​​Abby Galenzoski is a Strength & Conditioning coach and the Lead Performance Rehabilitation Coach at Fortius Sport & Health. She has almost 10 years' experience working as part of high performance integrated support teams around the world. Throughout her career she has worked in national team settings (Rugby Canada and the Scottish Rugby Union), professional & semi-professional team settings (the Bay of Plenty Steamers Rugby Union – New Zealand, and the Gold Coast Breakers Rugby Union - Australia), collegiate settings (Binghamton University - USA), and private settings (Cris Carter's FAST Program - USA, PuckMasters Hockey Training Regina - Canada) prior joining Fortius Sport & Health.

Since joining Fortius in 2015 she has used this experience to contribute to the development of the Fortius Rehabilitation Pathway. Abby has extensive experience in constructing and implementing integrated return-to-play protocols and has helped numerous clients, from weekend warriors to national and professional athletes, reach their goals in returning to full performance following injury.

Education

  • Masters of Science -  Major in Strength & Conditioning , University of Edinburgh

  • Bachelors of Kinesiology - Major in Fitness & Lifestyle, University of Regina

Roots

  • Ice Hockey

  • Softball

  • Rugby Union

Client CV & Professional Highlights

  • Lead Rehabilitation Coach with Rugby Canada

  • Head Strength & Conditioning Coach with the Canadian Men's U20's team & with the Canadian Maple Leafs 7's (Rugby Canada's National Development Squads)

  • Head Strength & Conditioning Coach with the Gold Coast Breakers Rugby Union's 7's team

  • Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach with the Bay of Plenty Steamers ITM Cup team

  • Head Strength & Conditioning Coach with Puckmasters Hockey Training Regina

  • Binghamton University (Division 1 Varsity Teams)

  • Kinesiologist, Hydrotherapy & Strength and Conditioning Coach with Fortius Sport & Health

  • Lead Performance Rehabilitation Coach with  Fortius Sport & Health

Research Interests

  • Return from injury & injury prevention

  • Athlete monitoring

  • Athlete development

Professional Affiliations

  • Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS, NSCA)

  • National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) ​