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Our Team

Our Instructors take great pride in providing you with a safe and friendly learning environment.

Gary Lorenzetti

Founder

Graduated Seneca College Coaching Techniques program.
Coached elite level gymnastics for six years.
Level 2 NCCP Judo Coach. 

Multiple disciplines including; 2nd dan black belt in Hapkido, 1st dan black belt in Shotokan Karate and 1st dan black belt in Yoshin Ryu Jujitsu.

 Seif Youssef

Owner/ Head Sensei

Seif has been mentored by the 1984 Olympic Silver Medalist Mohamed Rashwan of Egypt.
He is a 3rd dan black belt, a competitor since 1998 with international medals and a member of  National teams.
He has been coaching since 2010 and is level 3 NCCP certified.
Seif has coached internationally and over 30 medalists at the Canadian National 
Championships, c
reated judokas from white belts to Canadian National gold medalists.

 

Yassin Youssef

 

High Performance Sensei
 

One of the youngest athletes to have earned his 1st Dan black belt at the age of 14.
He is a multiple time Canadian National Champion in all age divisions, including the Senior Elite Nationals (coached by head instructor and brother Sensei Seif Youssef).

Yassin has competed in multiple international competitions, including the Junior and Cadet World Championship.
He has been a National team member and was selected for carding by Judo Canada.
He is level 3 NCCP certified and has 7 years of high performance experience.

 Victoria Brezgin

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Youth Development Sensei

A Master of Sports in Judo, Wrestling and Sambo. Victoria is a certified Level 2 NCCP Judo Coach.
She is a 3rd dan black belt, a six time National Champion and a member of the Ukrainian National team.
She won numerous awards at European tournaments including 1st place at 1994 Sambo Team World Cup and 3rd place at 1998 Judo World Cup.