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.

2022 National Team Tryouts
DateMay 20, 21, 22, 2022
City:Ottawa, Ontario
Hotel/Venue:Delta Hotel Ottawa City Centre (101 Lyon Street N)
Hotel Reservation:Book Online
+ 1 888-890-3222 on or before Monday, April 18, 2022 (cut-off date). Please specify you are attending the World Karate Commission/Canadian Championship 2022
Hotel Overflow:Book Online
reStays Ottawa
101 Queen Street, Otttawa ON K1P 5C7
(613) 688-6200
Discount Code: WKC Canada Nationals
Please be sure to type in the Discount code in order to get the discounted group rate.
Online Registration:Is now closed. You can register at the door. Check Weigh-In & Registration times below.
Schedule:Kata and Weapons
Round 1 - Friday 1 PM
Round 2 - Saturday 9 AM

Continuous Sparring
Friday - 9AM

Point Sparring
Saturday - Round 1
3 PM - 10 and under, 11-12, 13-14
5 PM - 15-17 and Adults
Sunday - Round 2
9 AM - 10 and under, 11-12, 13-14
11:30 AM - 15-17 and Adults
Weigh-in & Registration:Thursday: 7 PM - 9 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 11 AM
Cost:$60 per division for the first three divisions & then $30 for each additional division.
Team kata $120.00 each.
Tournament Set-Up:TBD
Ring Assignments:TBD
Spectators:Free
Rules:The WKC Rules will be followed. Competitors can check WKC rules.
Judges/Officials Meeting:TBD
Referee Clinic:TBD
Registration:Download Form
Covid-19:Download Covid Waiver