Bert Godin brings a wealth of hockey knowledge and connections from his 23 year career in the NHL, 20 as the equipment manager for the St. Louis Blues. Most recently, he served in the same capacity at the 2018 Winter Olympics for Team USA.
He was also named as equipment manager for Team USA at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. In addition, he aided Team USA at the 2011 International Ice Hockey Federation Men’s World Championship in Bratislava and Kosice, Slovakia, and the 2006 IIHF Men’s World Championship in Riga, Latvia. He also worked the 1998, 2002, 2006 and 2010 Olympic Winter Games at the Easton Service Center, providing services to men’s and women’s ice hockey teams.
Godin spent his first three NHL seasons (1983-86) as the head equipment manager for the Detroit Red Wings. Prior to joining the Blues, he was the head equipment manager for the Cleveland Lumberjacks of the International Hockey League from 1992-97 and the head trainer for the Maine Mariners of the American Hockey League for the 1982-83 season. In addition, he served as head trainer for the Flint Generals of the IHL during the 1981-82 campaign and the Hampton Aces of the Eastern Hockey League from 1979-81.