Bert Godin will serve as an equipment manager for the 2018 Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team.
Godin spent 23 years in the National Hockey League and 20 as equipment manager for the St. Louis Blues.
Godin previously served in the same capacity 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.