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Lloydminster Judo Club is a volunteer-based organization registered with Judo Saskatchewan.  Our facility is a  3100 square foot space located downtown at 5014 50 Ave (Upstairs), with 1500 square feet of practice mats and a fitness center containing cardio and weight training equipment.  Our Dojo is a high level Judo Club, ranked in the top 20 in Canada.

5014 50 Ave (Upstairs), Lloydminster
E-mail: mcgarrydean67@gmail.com

Dean McGarry - Nidan

(2nd Degree Black Belt)


Head Coach (NCCP Level 3 Certified Instructor) with over 30 years experience in the sport as both a competitor and coach.


-10-time medallist at the Canadian National Championships, in Junior and Senior divisions


-Represented Canada at the Pan-Am Games


-Finished in the Top 5 at US Open


-Team Canada Coach for U17 European Tour


 -Recipient of the 2011 Sask Sport Coach of the Year Award

Sean Morrison - Nidan

(2nd Degree Black Belt)


NCCP Level 2 Certified Instructor and Team Saskatchewan competitor.


-National Champion in 2016 Masters Heavyweight


-Bronze medallist in Sr Men -90kg at 2016 National Championships


-Silver medallist at the 2015 National Championships in Masters Heavyweight division


-Coached for Team Sask at 2014 Junior US Open in Ft. Lauderdale FL


-Head Coach for Rivers West Team at 2014 Sask Winter Games


-Competed for Saskatchewan at the 2011, 2012, 2015 & 2016 National Championships

Chantal Beausoleil - Shodan

(1st Degree Black Belt)


 Kinder Judo Instructor


- U17 National Champion

- Canada Winter Games Silver medallist

- Junior US Open Bronze medallist

- Multiple National Championship medals

Deena de la Torre - Shodan

(1st Degree Black Belt)

NCCP Level 1 with over 30 years of Judo experience.


- Gold & Bronze for Kata in 2004 World masters in Austria.  4th place in -57kg competition.


- 2004 Canadian Grappling Champion

- Bronze medal 2005 World Masters championships in Toronto.


- Provincial titles in Manioba and Ontario.

Christen Ference - Shodan

(1st Degree Black Belt)


NCCP Level 2 Certified Instructor in the KinderJudo 1 & 2 classes.


-Junior National Champion in 2000


-Bronze medallist at the 2011 Senior National Championships


-Bronze at 2003 US Open


-Represented Canada at the 2001 Pan-Am Games


-Represented Canada at International Competitions in Belgium and Denmark


-Trained with National Team in Montreal for 3 years

Ray Ference - Shodan

(1st Degree Black Belt)


 Assistant Instructor


- Represented Saskatchewan at the 2010 Senior National Championships

Jordan Poliakiwski - Shodan

(1st Degree Black Belt)


 Multiple National Championship medals in Juniors and Seniors


- Represented Canada in USA, Finland and Germany

-Lived and trained in both Montreal at the National Training centre and in New York at Jason Morris Judo Center.