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Brandt Fralick

Chief Executive Officer - Training Coach

Life does not make promises, only opportunities. Believe, become, inspire.


Brandt Fralick is an athletic performance coach based out of Kelowna. He specializes in velocity training, which is a unique process for increasing intensity, function, and power of the human nervous system. Brandt was an Internationally ranked sprinter who began competing at the 2003 at the IAAF World Youth Championships as a member of the Canadian Youth National Sprints and Relays Team.

6 years ago, Brandt created Nitro Velocity. Under the guidance and mentorship of Brandt’s coach, Mike Murray (Canada’s Olympic sprint coach from 1989-2004) and several other Olympic level coaches, the program has seen tremendous results. Nitro Velocity is designed to help athletes and individuals recognize their greatness within, realize their dreams, and understand the truest depths of their capacity. Nitro Velocity has provided a platform for athletes to push themselves faster, higher, and farther than they knew possible.

Brandt has developed 80 athletes in his elite training program, including 28 who are on athletic scholarships, 14 professional athletes, 8 semi-professional athletes, 9 athletes who are ranked both Nationally and/or Internationally, and 9 who are representing BC at a National, Interprovincial, or International level. These athletes represent a wide range of sports including: football, baseball, basketball, rugby, soccer, hockey, track, lacrosse, field hockey, figure/fitness and body building, MMA, skiing, and gymnastics.

Nitro Velocity has evolved into something much more than the original vision, and has become so much more than Brandt ever dreamed of. He extends heartfelt thanks to Mike Murray, Roy Gillespie, Arden and Sandy Knoll, and JDS Energy and Mining for helping him to accomplish his dream.

"In my life, I have learned that the most important thing, in any single moment, is to be able to believe in yourself through uncertainty. And without hesitation, have the desire to be willing to sacrifice everything of what you are, for what you could become... We have one life; One chance. Make the most of each moment and every opportunity because in the end it is not who you are underneath, but what you do that defines you..."
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Jessica Bremner

Kinesiologist - Bachelor of Kinesiology

C.S.C.S. - N.C.P.T., B.C.R.P.A.


Jessica was born and raised from Williams Lake BC. During her high school career she excelled in rugby and was selected to represent Williams Lake on Team BC U-17 all star team. She was recognized by Douglas College for her athletics and was awarded a bursary to further her career with their club team while attending the college. Before beginning her career at Douglas, Jessica moved to Germany where she became fluent in german and travelled before starting post secondary school.

Jessica graduated from Douglas College in 2013 with her Bachelor degree in kinesiology where Jessica also minored in Biology. Her passion has always been directed towards athletics and rehabilitation. She has done work with Sport Med BC, completing their athletic taping course. After graduating from Douglas, Jessica has gone on to write her Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist exam where she received top marks, and 1 of 12 to write the exam last year in BC.

Jessica loves doing anything active and outdoors. She especially loves running, doing anything with her family and has a passion for cooking, understanding nutrients for a strong body. She believes in pushing her personal limits with weight lifting too! You will most likely see Jessica with a smile on her face and eager to help anyone around her the best she can!

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Kailee Grayston

Physiotherapist

MPT, BHK


Kailee is a graduate of the University of British Columbia. She grew up in North Vancouver and completed a Bachelor of Human Kinetics before graduating with a Master of Physical Therapy in 2012.

Kailee's love for physiotherapy began with a passion for sports and activity. Her clinical experience as a therapist combined with personal experience as an athlete has given her insight into the treatment and prevention of injuries. Kailee has experience treating a variety of injuries in all age groups. She is primarily interested in the treatment of orthopedic injuries and working with athletes both in the clinic and on the sports field. Kailee also has experience helping individuals recover from orthopedic surgery and motor vehicle accidents. Kailee believes in a holistic approach to treatment that will facilitate the achievement of personal goals, whether they be returning to athletics, work, or recreational activities.

Kailee grew up playing soccer, basketball, ringette and hockey. She continues to live an active lifestyle in the Okanagan and enjoys running, hiking and playing hockey and ultimate frisbee!

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Joel Kryczka, BSc.PT

Physiotherapist

Dip.Sport P.T., Dip.B.H.Kin. (Ex.Sc.), C.A.F.C.I.


Joel has a true passion for trying to solve the source of the injury (rather than just treating the symptoms), which often requires looking at the patient's movement dysfunctions and compensation patterns, and then finding ways to undo them.

  • Graduated from the UBC School of physiotherapy in 2003
  • Obtained postgraduate diploma in sports physiotherapy
  • Became certified by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada
  • Is trained in treatment of vertigo and related disorders

As one of only two physiotherapists in the Okanagan to have this honour, Joel was selected to be a member of the medical staff working at the Vancouver Polyclinic, 2010 Winter Olympics. He has also worked with many professional and amateur level athletes including those from:

  • NHL
  • UFC
  • Pro Wakeboard Tour
  • National Snowboard Tour
  • National Ski-Cross team
  • National U19 Soccer
  • Okanagan Sun Football team
  • BC Figure Skating
  • BC Volleyball
  • AAA/AAAA Midget Hockey
  • UBCO Volleyball/Basketball teams

He has also worked with various competitive level marathoners, triathletes, climbers and dancers in the Okanagan. Joel particularly enjoys helping athletes that are injured from kickboxing or jiu jitsu, which are often complicated injuries to resolve when mixed with the rigors of training.

Joel is actively involved with Sport Med BC as the Okanagan representative for Sport Physiotherapy BC and is also a clinical Instructor for UBC School of Rehabilitation. In his spare time, Joel enjoys kickboxing, jiu jitsu, snowboarding, running, and spending time with his family.

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Cody Walsh

Physiotherapist

MPT, BSc.Kin ,C.A.F.C.I.


Cody Walsh believes in integrating many forms of treatment into his practice and care. He understands that each individual is unique and requires a specific treatment tailored to their own specific needs.

Cody graduated from the UBC master's of Physiotherapy program in 2010. Along with his MPT(Master of Physical Therapy), he is also certified in:

  • Anatomical acupuncture
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)
  • Pro certification in K-Taping.

Cody currently works with Rutland Senior Secondary football team as the medical trainer. He has also worked for many other teams and events throughout BC.

Areas of special interest are:

  • Post surgical rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries
  • Sport and "occupational" athletes of all ages

Cody loves to do many active hobbies including hiking, going to the gym, running, golfing, playing volleyball, downhill skiing, woodworking and visiting the dog park with his boston terrier Lexi and wife Angela. Cody and his wife are expecting their first child in January of 2015.

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Marita Goetz

Prime Receptionist


Marita is Prime's receptionist and would be glad to help you out with answering any questions, scheduling appointments, and more! Give her a call at (778) 484-4314 or you can email reception@primekelowna.ca. Stop by and visit us at:

Prime Physiotherapy & Performance
2750 Richter Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2R5

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Antonia Rizea

Kinesiologist - BHKin, BCAK, CSEP-CPT

Hydrotherapy


Antonia grew up in Vancouver and attended the University of British Columbia for her bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with a minor in Psychology. Throughout university, Antonia worked as a trainer and as a health educator to young students to promote healthy eating and fitness. After graduating university, Antonia moved to Kelowna to pursue a career in Kinesiology and enjoy the great outdoors the Okanagan has to offer.

As a Kinesiologist, Antonia developed a niche for hydrotherapy and has developed a transitional program from water based exercises to land based exercises to facilitate a wide range of clients in reaching their optimal level of performance. The program has been extremely beneficial in helping individuals recover from a wide range of injuries from sports, motor vehicle accidents, work related and post surgical.

When Antonia is not in the pool or at the gym, you can find her enjoying the outdoors. She enjoys snowboarding, hiking, kiteboarding, mountain biking and surfing.

Prime Physiotherapy & Performance
2750 Richter Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2R5

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Ingrid Witt

Registered Physiotherapist

BSc.P.T. , CPMA, CGunnIMS,
Certified in Acupuncture and IMS


Ingrid graduated from the University of Alberta in 2002 and was practicing in the Edmonton/Leduc area before joining the PRIME team in December 2016. Ingrid is trained in medical acupuncture, vestibular rehabilitation, spinal/peripheral manipulations and IMS (Intramuscular Stimulation). She believes in promoting and living an active healthy lifestyle, and offers a variety of treatment options to allow her patients to return to their lives as quickly as possible.

Ingrid is very passionate about helping patients in their recovery while adding a little fun into rehab! In her spare time she enjoys playing golf, tennis and keeping fit at the gym. She also downhill skis and cross country skis when time allows. One of her passions is music, so you might hear her singing at the clinic. S:he is also fluent in French and loves the chance to strike up a conversation for practice. If she’s not at the clinic for an extended time, she is likely travelling somewhere in the world!

Prime Physiotherapy & Performance
2750 Richter Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2R5

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Riley Weatherhead

Registered Physiotherapist

BSc. P.T.


Riley is a new graduate of the Physiotherapy BSc (hons) Program at the University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom. His interest in physiotherapy developed during his childhood as he played many sports including a competitive career in junior hockey and a year playing college soccer in BC.

Riley grew up in the small town of Nakusp, BC, where he cultivated a passion for hiking, biking, snowmobiling and community sports such as soccer, baseball, basketball, and hockey. His love for athletics and weightlifting motivates him to maintain a healthy lifestyle and guided him towards a treatment style that is sports focused and movement based. Previous to pursuing a career in physiotherapy, Riley worked as an electrician which has given him great understanding for treatment and injury prevention within the trade force.

Prime Physiotherapy & Performance
2750 Richter Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2R5

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