Judy Lynch | Head Athletic Therapist

Judy Lynch - Head Athletic Therapist

Judy Lynch - Head Athletic Therapist

Judy has worked at the University of Guelph for over 30 years with her impressive career in athletic therapy first starting at U of G in 1988. Judy is a Registered Kinesiologist and Certified Athletic Therapist who officially took over as the Head Athletic Therapist for the University of Guelph's Department of Athletics in February of 2021. She works with all Gryphon varsity sports covering field events, doing clinic assessments, treatments/rehab. She does all the scheduling of Athletic Therapy coverage for Varsity home competitions and is also responsible for overseeing the recruitment and training of the Volunteer Student Trainer Program, which she teaches at the University as the lead instructor for BIOL 3650, "An Introduction to Athletic Therapy."

Judy Lynch - Head Athletic Therapist


  • University of Toronto, Bachelor of Physical and Health Education (BPHE)
  • Diploma Sheridan College, Athletic Therapy

Continuing Education and Certificates:

  • Cranial Sacral Therapy I and II
  • Basic Life support Certificate (BLS)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Assessment and Treatment (Anne Hartley)
  • Myofascial Release
  • Kinesio Taping course
  • Instructor for University of Guelph's BIOL* 3650 "An Introduction to Athletic Therapy"
Judy Lynch - Head Athletic Therapist

Professional Membership & Licenses

  • ​Canadian Athletic Therapists Association, (CATA) Certified Athletic Therapist
  • Ontario Athletic Therapists Association  (OATA)
  • ​College of Kinesiologists of Ontario, (CKO) Registered Kinesiologist