Karate to be Included in the 2023 Canada Games
Karate Canada – Ottawa, March 14th, 2018 – Karate Canada is thrilled to announce the sport of karate has been selected as Host Choice for the 2023 Canada Winter Games. This project was one Karate Canada had been working on for many years and is proud to say it will materialize in 2023 when karate is featured in the Canada Games for the first time. Our athletes, coaches, referees and entire karate community is ready and excited to show to the whole country what our sport has to offer!
Since 1967, the Canada Games have developed our next generation of national, international and Olympic champions. The Games are Canada’s largest multi-sport event and are held every two years. They represent the pinnacle of interprovincial/territorial sport competition.
About Karate Canada:
Karate Canada is a not-for-profit corporation constituted under Part II of the Canada Corporations Act, with the objective of describing and incorporating all activities related to the promotion, organization, regulation and popularization of the sport of karate all over Canada, of protecting the physical and emotional health of athletes, and of promoting the interests of karate throughout Canada. Karate Canada benefits from the support of and is funded by the government of Canada. Karate Canada and its 11 member Provincial and Territorial Associations assemble roughly 16,000 participants nationwide. Furthermore, Karate Canada is a proud member of the Canadian Olympic Committee, the World Karate Federation and the Pan American Karate Federation. See more at www.karatecanada.org