Jim Govett


  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Physical Therapy
  • Master of Science Human Performance
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship at Allan McGavin Sports Medicine Centre

Professional Interests:

Jim spent several years researching the sensory changes that occur with ACL injuries and reconstructive surgery. He has used the information gained to develop protocols designed to maximize rehabilitation outcomes. More recently, Jim has focused on the treatment of shoulder injuries. Attention has been placed on rehabilitation and re-education of patients with acute, chronic and post operative conditions.

Personal Sport Background:

Previous National Team Gymnast, Kayaking, Hiking

Experience in Sports Community:

  • Canadian National Gymnastics Team
  • BC Provincial Gymnastics Team
  • Canadian National Field Hockey Team
  • Olympic Curling Team
  • BC Lions Football
  • Organization of Medical Coverage for International Sports Events