Mixed Martial Arts

Building Total Confidence

In Karate, we train to be our best and become totally confident of our abilities. Our best means that we are strong, fast, and fit. We are wise enough to acknowledge danger is real, and…
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Olympic Karate an Institution

Master Mike Donovan has been teaching karate and martial arts in London for so long that many of his former students are now bringing their own children to learn from the best. Those alumni have…
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Students become teachers

It was a busy summer for the Competition Team members at Family Karate. In early August, the team had the opportunity to visit the Kilworth Children’s Centre in Komoka to share their knowledge and demonstrate…
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Seienchin succeeds in Que

The athletes from Dojo Seienchin in London, Ontario had the chance to represent Ontario and Canada on August 5, 2017 in the Pan American Shitoryu Karate Do Tournament, held in Gatineau, Quebec. The dojo brought…
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Student Profile: Sean D’Alton

Sean D’Alton has been training with Olympic Karate since 2008. He started as a Little Dragon, and he has been training on and off for the last nine years. In the last year, Sean made…
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Karate and community

The Family Karate Competition Team had five team members travel to Ottawa to compete in the WKC National Team tryouts in May. The team was made up of Jake, Nathan, Athena, Eccaia, and Dana, and…
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The Cousins Family

Parents often bring their children in to Olympic Karate to help them with focus, confidence, and fitness. And that’s exactly what Heather and Jayme Cousins did with their son, Alan, when he was five. Now…
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Competition time for karate athletes

It’s competition season time for the Family Karate Team. First up was the Ontario Provincial Open on February 24-25. The team sent a dozen competitors, from first-timers to veterans. The under black belt divisions saw…
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Student Shout-out: Rob Patterson

We want to offer special congratulations to our student Rob Patterson. Although a student at our dojo, Rob is a supply teacher with the Thames Valley District School Board. As a lover of all things…
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