Tyler has always been very passionate about sport medicine and fitness, and wanted to use his knowledge to help others. In the past, Tyler has volunteered as a weight training coach for the Special Olympics Vancouver team, and has worked as a lifeguard, personal trainer, and fitness instructor. Currently, Tyler volunteers as an alumni mentor in the UBC Kinesiology Mentorship Program. In terms of his athletic background, Tyler was a competitive powerlifter and won the BCPA 2015 Winter Open Bench Press competition for his weight class and age.
Outside of the clinic, Tyler loves going to the gym and has hopes of competing in powerlifting again someday. Recently, Tyler has joined a multi-sport recreational league with his church group, that includes volleyball, basketball, and soccer. On the weekends he enjoys eating a lot of food and spending time with his loved ones.
He has had phenomenal success in the following areas: