National Team Tryouts


This is your opportunity to represent Canada and compete against the best sport martial arts competitors in the world.

In order to compete at the WKC World Karate Championships, competitors must qualify at a regional event. You are then eligible to compete at the Canadian Championships. If you place in the top four at the Canadians you will represent Canada at the World Championships in the fall.

These events are open to all competitors regardless of style, school or affiliation.


Date: May 18, 19, 20, 2018
Place: Delta City Centre
101 Lyon Street N, Ottawa, ON

Continous Sparring events:
Palais des Congrès
50 Boulevard Maisonneuve, Gatineau, QC J8X 4H4

Hotel: Delta City Centre
101 Lyon Street N, Ottawa, ON
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Weigh-in and Registration:
  • Thursday, May 17, 7-9PM at Delta Hotel
  • Friday, May 18, 10AM – 8PM at Delta Hotel
  • Friday, May 18, 8AM – 11AM at Palais des Congrès
  • Saturday, May 19, 9AM – 11AMat Delta Hotel
Cost: $60 per event for the first 3.  $30 for every event after the first 3.
Spectators: Free
Rules: The WKC rules will be followed.  Competitors can check rules out online
Judges/Officials meeting: Friday, May 18 at 12:30 pm
Competition & Start Times: Due to Ontario Law, all continuous sparring will be done at the Palais des Congrès in Gatineau, Quebec.

New schedule as follows:

FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018: Palais des Congres
9:00AM – All -10yrs Boys and Girls

10:00AM – All 11-12yrs Boys and Girls

11:00AM – All 13-14yrs Boys and Girls

12:00PM – All 15-17yrs Boys and Girls

1:00PM – All Adults



1:00PM – All -10 yrs Kata/Weapons Boys and Girls

2:00PM – All 11-12yrs Kata/Weapons Boys and Girls

3:00PM – All 13-14yrs Kata/Weapons Boys and Girls

5:00PM – All 15-17yrs Kata/Weapons Boys and Girls

6:00PM – All Team Kata and Adults Kata/Weapons



9:00AM – All -10yrs, 11-12yrs, 13-14yrs Kata and Weapons Round #2

12:30PM – All 15-17yrs and Adults Kata/Weapons Round #2

3:00PM – All -10yrs, 11-12yrs, 13-14yrs Kumite Round #1

5:00PM – All 15-17yrs/Adults Kumite Round #1



9:00AM – All -10yrs, 11-12yrs, 13-14yrs, Kumite Round #2

11:30AM – All 15-17yrs/adults Kumite Round #2