To facilitate the involvement of Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) members, and provide leadership towards the advancement of Sport Physiotherapy by fostering excellence in practice, education and research for the benefit of active Canadians.



A dynamic division, national in scope, which can effectively facilitate research, communication, education and service delivery while providing leadership and recognition in Sport Physiotherapy.

Active Individuals

A division which coordinates, promotes and provides programs and services for the health, safety and optimal performance of all athletes and active Canadians involved in Sport and Sport Physiotherapy, throughout their lifespan.


Sport Physiotherapy Canada is committed to act with integrity, to honour the rights and dignity of all individuals, to recognize their responsibility to society, and to pursue a quest for excellence in professional activities by:

  • Recognizing and uniting the members of the CPA interested in all aspects of Sport Physiotherapy;
  • Providing leadership in the advancement of health promotion, injury prevention, education and service to active individuals;
  • Openly sharing knowledge and information with our partners in the Sports Medicine and Science Community;
  • Maintaining high standards of the delivery of Sport Physiotherapy.

Our Strategic Priorities

2020-2023 Strategic Plan

Sport Physiotherapy Canada strives to achieve excellence in these Key Priorities:

  • Education
  • High Performance Sport
  • Financial Security
  • Communication

Download our Strategic Plan.