Avonhurst Judo Club


About our Sensei's...

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

2018 Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame inductee & 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 "B" Level Official & National Level "Kata" Judge

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 MacLeod--Nidan--2nd Degree Black Belt

NCCP Certified Dojo Instructor.

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.

Aidan Skaf-Shodan--1st Degree Black Belt

NCCP Dojo Instructor (in progress)

Competed in 6 national championships as a member of the Judo Saskatchewan Provincial Team
Junior Pan American team member in 2016, finishing 7th
Junior European tour team member in 2017