Derek McLennan

August 22, 2016, Winnipeg, MB. Goldeyes Second Half Team Photo at Shaw Park, Credit Winnipeg Goldeyes Photographer Jeff MillerMcLennan returns for his second season as the Goldeyes’ lead Athletic Trainer.  McLennan is responsible for the assessment and treatment of player injuries, as well as communicating with the coaching and medical staffs to determine appropriate recovery methods.

Born and raised in Winnipeg, McLennan was the head Athletic Therapist for the University of Manitoba football team in 2015.  Later, he served as a student intern for the Winnipeg Jets’ therapy staff, assisting with training camp and gameday treatment.  McLennan graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Kinesiology-AT degree in 2016, while also becoming certified as a CAT (C).