Martial arts are systems of codified practices and traditions of training for combat. Today, martial arts are studied for various reasons including combat skills, fitness, self-defense, sport, self-cultivation (meditation), mental discipline, character development and building self-confidence. Topics in this category include, but are not limited to local Tae Kwon Do, Kickboxing, Kung Fu, and Karate schools, organizations, and events.

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All Canadian Karate Union
Shotokan Karate instruction including weapons in Alberta and British Columbia. Offers event listings, courses, store and photographs.
Canadian Aikido Federation
Canadian affiliate of the Akikai World Headquarters offers information on the organization and style, technical resources, dojo listings and news.
Canadian Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation
The national governing body for competitive Brazilian Jiu Jitsu offers tournament lists, news, and official competition rules.
Canadian Chinese Kuo Shu Federation
Non-profit organization features news, events, forum, and a school directory. Includes membership and contact information.
Canadian Federation of Qwan Ki Do
Teaches Vietnamese martial arts, empty hands and weapons training, at schools in Ontario, Quebec and BC.
Canadian Iaido Association
Japanese swordmanship organization established in 1992 and affiliated with the All Japan Iaido Federation. It has a strong emphasis on the Muso Jikiden Eishin-Ryu style of Iaido. Dojos, events, seminars, forms, dan examination and links.
Canadian Karate Kung-Fu Association
An association of Karate and Kung Fu schools that teach Ng Ying Kune. Offers dojo list, history of the school and contact information.
Canadian Ki Federation
Affiliated with The Ki Federation of Great Britain. Offers dojo list, contact information and class times.
Council of Amateur Sport Kickboxing
Amateur sanctioning body offers profile, list of programs and services, resources for athletes and coaches, membership information, list of affiliated clubs and fighter rankings.
Hapkido Canada
The official Canadian Hapkido governing body offers competition rules, photo gallery, videos, technical information and history of the style.
International Goju Ryu Karate Federation Canadian Branch
Traditional Okinawan Goju-Ryu organization in Canada offers history of the style and organization, dojo listings, news and events.
Judo Canada
Governing body for the sport in Canada. Includes coaching information, membership, links, events, results, committees, national team and fund raising activities. [French/English]
Karate Canada
The national body for Karate in Canada offers news, tournament listings, articles and resources for coaches, referees and athletes.
Kyokushin Canada
Official site for Canadian Kyokushinkai. Includes dojo listings, events calendar and reports about training and tournaments.
Maritime International Karate Daigaku
Association of Shotokan Karate clubs in New Brunswick, PEI and Nova Scotia offers club list, information on the style and tournament results.
Shaolin Temple Quanfa Institute
Traditional Shaolin martial arts and cultural instruction in Ontario and Quebec. Offers details of programs offered, history of the school, list of locations, photo gallery and FAQ.
Shotokan Karate of Canada
A non-profit organization. Canadian affiliate of Shotokan Karate of America. Pages include dojo listing, contact information, and club heritage.
Taekwondo Canada
The federal sport association responsible for the sport in Canada. Offers list of clubs, event listings and resources for coaches, referees and athletes.
Western Canadian Martial Arts Championship
Annual competition of multiple styles of martial arts offers gallery of previous competitions, rules and divisions, schedule, and information for officials, competitors and spectators.
World Karate and Kickboxing Council Canada
Organization which organizes competitive martial arts competitions from the provincial to international level. Offers tournament results, division information, competition rules, photos and profiles of the Canadian team.
Wushu Canada
Official Canadian Wushu sport governing body offers national and provincial team profiles, tournament results and resources for practitioners.

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