Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination: As of September 22, 2021, the Province of Ontario requires that all individuals* entering a gym facility, present proof of being fully vaccinated at every visit. Fully vaccinated is defined as 14 days after second dose. Proof of vaccination must be presented with government-issued ID. Children under 12 years of age are exempt.

6 - 12 years

Your child can learn self-confidence, self-defense and respect for themself and others in YMCA Karate. As a result of learning this moving art form they will also build discipline, core stability, agility, balance, flexibility, and endurance.  

Karate is a martial art that combines the use of punches, kicks and defensive techniques learned while doing fundamentals, kata technique and sparring. A uniform is available however not required. Registration is required. 

To provide the best experience for your child karate class is split into two groups at some locations as follows:

  • Karate Fundamentals
  • Karate Advanced

Program Schedule 

Ron Edwards Family YMCA Thursday

5:00pm-5:45pm, 6:00pm-6:45pm

9:00am-9:45am, 10:00am-10:45am
Flamborough Family YMCA




5:00pm-5:45pm, 6:00pm-6:45pm

Laurier Brantford YMCA Tuesday

6:00pm-6:45pm, 7:00pm-7:45pm

Les Chater Family YMCA Sunday 9:15am-10:00am, 10:15am-11:00am, 12:15pm-1:00pm