Avonhurst Judo Club


About our Sensei's...

Kimberly Bergey Kaip--Godan--5th Degree Black Belt

2017 Regina Sports Hall of Fame inductee as an athlete for Judo & Wrestling accomplishments.

NCCP Level 3 Certified Coach, with over 35 years in the sport as a athlete, coach and official.

National "A" Level Official & National Level "Kata" Judge.

Extensive background at , national and international competitions as coach & athlete.

2-time Canadian National Champion & 7 time medallist at the Canadian National Championships.  As a national team member, Kim competed in numerous international competitions, including Junior World Championships (7th place), University World Championships (5th place), Senior World Championships, Pan-American Games Team (5th place) and World Masters Judo Championships (GOLD).

Lorna Hattum Snider--Sandan--3rd Degree Black Belt

NCCP Level 2 Certified Instructor, with over 30 years involvement in the sport.

National "C" Level Official.

2-time Canadian National Champion.

Ross Kostron--Sandan--3rd Degree Black Belt

NCCP Level 2 Certified Dojo Instructor; working towards Level 3 status.

National "A" Level Official & National Level "Kata" Judge.

2015-2016 Judo Saskatchewan Provincial Team coach at Nationals.

2014 Saskatchewan Winter Games Coach-Gold Medal Team

Ross continues to develop as a coach, referee and studying/competing in traditional kata.

Andrew MacLoad--Nidan--2nd Degree Black Belt

NCCP Level 1 Certified Dojo Assistant; working towards NCCP Level 2 Status.

Andrew's interests include learning better ways of teaching judo and studying Kata.

Andrew brings over 20 years of Judo experience from Saskatoon to the club.