A little bit about Mike

Michael completed the Registered Massage Therapy program at Vancouver College of Massage Therapy (VCMT). Previous to becoming a Massage Therapist, Michael spent a number of years working in the landscaping industry and holds a red seal as a horticulturalist. For the last 14 years Michael has been actively involved in the Vancouver ultimate community as both a player and a coach. A few of his many accomplishments include: developing the junior ultimate program in British Columbia; coaching the U-19 Men’s Canadian ultimate team to a gold medal at the world championship in 2014; and coaching the BC junior girls ultimate team to a number of national championships. With a strong background in sports and physical labour, Michael understands the importance of maintaining optimal health and well-being. He enjoys treating a variety of different conditions including stress and anxiety, sports related injuries, repetitive strain injuries and general treatment for every day aches and pains. Michael likes to work together with his patients to optimize a treatment plan that will create a preventative and lasting solution for each individual. Michael uses an array of specific techniques including trigger point release, golgi tendon organ release and neuromuscular technique as well as general Swedish massage techniques. In his spare time Michael continues to be an active member in the ultimate community and is currently the head coach for the U-20 Open Canadian Team competing at the next world championships