Fortius Sport & Health is an integrated athlete development centre strengthened through philanthropy and focused on optimizing human performance for life.
Erin Reid is a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) within the Fortius Institute. She has profound knowledge in Sports Therapy and has years of experience working within sport. Reid’s interest in sport has taken her around the world, from the Paralympic games in Beijing 2008, to World Championships in Brazil, Britain, and Germany. Her clients range from amateur athletes (World Police and Fire Games 2009 and BC Senior Games 2009) to working with professional athletes from Major League Soccer and the Canadian Football League. She joins a large group of practitioners within the Fortius Institute that played a part in the Medical Services offering during the Vancouver 2010 Olympics. Reid has worked with a number of Canadian National teams including Track & Field and Gymnastics and has worked with Paralympic athletes in Swimming, Dressage and Nordic.
Diploma in Massage Therapy, West Coast College of Massage Therapy, New Westminster, B.C.
BC Lions, CFL
Vancouver Whitecaps, MLS
Para Swimming Canada
Para Dressage Canada
Para Nordic Canada
BC Senior Games
Davis Cup – Team Canada
National Track and Field
Burnaby Eagles, Aussie Rules Football
Carrying the Paralympic torch for the Vancouver 2010 games
Member of the Core Medical Team for Vancouver 2010 Olympics
Member of the Canadian Medical Team for the Beijing 2008 Paralympics
Massage Therapist for Fortius Sport & Health
Aquatic Therapy for Injury Recovery
Effects of Massage Therapy on performance and recovery in athletes
Pre and Post Natal Fitness
Registered Massage Therapists Association of British Columbia
Canadian Sports Massage Therapist Association