The Senseis

Head Sensei

Mike Tamura – 6th Dan

Head Coach

Russell Gallant – 5th Dan

RTC/HP Director

Ewan Beaton – 6th Dan

Senior High Performance Coach

Trevor McAlpine - 3rd Dan

Senior Assistant Coach

Tim Takahashi - 3rd Dan

Physiotherapist/Medical

Alana Takahashi

Team Manager

Angie Gallant

The Sensei’s

The Strength of the Lethbridge Judo Club is the Level of Sensei’s of each class. 

Intermediate Instructors

Tyler Boras- 3rd Dan

Jesse Gregory - 2nd Dan

Asst: Brad Seeman - 2nd Dan

Junior Instructors

Brad Seeman - 2nd Dan

Troy Gallant - 2nd Dan

Asst: Connor Gallant - Brown

Beginner Instructors

Brett Forsberg - 1st Dan 

Danielle Beaton - 3rd Dan

Ralph Vanwerkhoven - 4th Dan

Lynn Westlake - Brown

12+ Fundamental/Technical Class

Russ Gallant - 5th Dan

Chris Bailey - 2nd Dan

Dawson Mandel - 2nd Dan


RTC Program (Mon-Sat)

Program Leader: Ewan Beaton - 6th Dan

Asst.  Russ Gallant, Trevor McAlpine and Tim Takahashi