Backfit Ambassadors

Backfit Ambassadors understand that improving their spinal health can help them to maximize their potential.

We are proud to partner with our ambassadors to help them achieve their dreams.

Gabriel Varga

Gabriel Varga

  • Professional Kickboxer
  • GLORY Featherweight Champion
  • WKF World Light Welterweight K-1 Champion
  • WKN World Lightweight Oriental Champion
  • GLORY 17 Contender Tournament Winner

Gabiriel is a fighter, classical pianist, and a true gentleman.

Backfit is thrilled to support Gabriel by helping to treat and prevent the numerous injuries that come with life as a professional athlete.

Rhys Duch

Professional Lacrosse Player

NLL Rookie of the Year in 2009, and one of the Victoria Shamrocks top scorers, Rhys is a force of energy to be reckoned with. He is currently the Alternate Captain for the Vancouver Stealth.

Backfit has been a proud supporter of Rhys’ athletic career since 2009.

Karen Thibodeau

Professional Triathlete

Karen is one of the world’s top Ironman triathletes. Freshly back from placing 5th at Ironman Mt. Tremblant, Karen is focused on recovery and injury prevention for next season.

Recent highlights include winning the 2015 TC Half Marathon, winning the 2014 Victoria Ironman 70.3, and placing 2nd at Ironman Canada in 2014 and 2012.

Backfit is pumped to assist Karen in staying fit and healthy so that she can pursue her Kona dream.

Nile Reinartz

Nile Reinartz

Professional Wildnerness Guide

Licensed Guide and Crossfit coach.

Nile is passionate about teaching others the freedom of wilderness exploration. He spends his spare time fighting wildfires all over British Columbia.

Backfit is honoured to help Nile to keep his body strong and ready to face the elements.

Zoe Santos

Zoe Santos

MMA Fighter

Kickboxer, Wrestler, Mixed Martial Artist and Jiu Jitsu Fighter.

Don’t let Zoe’s quiet energy fool you. She is a monster force in the ring, and a fierce competitor. Zoe is a developing athlete with her sights set high.

Backfit is excited to assist Zoe in her journey toward athletic excellence.