Petr Jakl, MSc,

Skilled RMT

Petr earned his Master's Degree in Sports and Physical Education in Czech Republic, taught PhysEd from grade 1 to secondary school.   Petr delivered sports science courses at university and college in the U.S. and Canada.

In 2016, Petr completed the Massage Therapy Program with honours at Georgian College, in Barrie. He has been registered with the CMTO and became a RMT in 2017.  Prior to that, Petr worked with top level athletes for over 20 years in cross-country skiing, marathon running, and cycling. His experiences has provided him the opportunity to work with athletes of all levels including:  national team members, professional athletes, Olympians and Para Olympians.

Attention to deep tissue therapy, myofascial therapy, remedial exercise program, conditioning, youth athlete's post-injury treatment and its prevention and sports massage.

Having worked over 30 years as a coach with athletes predominately in endurance sports, Olympic and Para-Olympic coach, coached teams in Europe, USA, Australia and Canada, Petr still continues to coach talented local skiers.

Petr is a competitive cross country skier and mountain biker.