For more than 20 years Victor Zilberman has kept Concordia Univesity on the leading edge of interuniversity wrestling. Since he became the head coach of the Concordia program in 1977, he has won six national championships and has been named CIAU Coach of the Year twice, in 1984 and '86. Under his guidance, Concordia wrestlers have won more than 30 gold medals at the CIAU national championships and on five occasions Concordia athletes have been named the outstanding wrestler at the nationals.
Away from Concordia, Zilberman also has impressive credentials. He has been a member of the Canadian coaching staff at four Olympic Games, he has coached Canadian athletes at world championships as well as at the national and provincial levels. When not coaching, Victor teaches physical education at the college level.