George Lukas Grade 12, Cowichan Secondary School

Judo athlete George Lukas. - Andrew Leong
Judo athlete George Lukas.
— image credit: Andrew Leong

Signature sports moment of 2012: Winning the B.C. judo championship by submission.


Coach’s words of wisdom: “Work hard and be patient — Michael Turner.


Biggest obstacle to overcome: Lack of coaching takes a lot of personal dedication to stay in shape.


Best teammate ever: Dustin Oliphant taught me a lot about judo and helped me excel.


Benefits of being in high-level sports: Travelling and visiting various places around the globe.

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