Martial Arts

Welcome: New Instructor Shihan Hamid

Shihan Hamid started Kyokushin Karate in 1979. then travelled to Japan in 1992 and practiced Kyokushin under Sosai Oyama, the founder of Kyokushin Karate, where he achieved his his black belt 4th Dan and was assigned as an official branch chief by Sosai Oyama. Shihan Hamid got his 5th Dan in 1999 and managed Iran’s Kyokushin Karate Organization until he immigrated to Canada in 2002. Due to his outstanding background, he was given a title of Canadian branch chief of Kyokushinn-Kan Karate Organization. He achieved his black belt 6th Dan in 2004 and 7th Dan in 2018. He is now serving the Organization as a Chairman of North America and tries his best to introduce the real Budo Karate, which he believes gives an edge in life.

Children’s Karate

(Ages: 6-9)

Thursday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Oct 7 – Dec 16 (10 classes)
In Person – F3057KT-P
M $120.00 / R $150.00 Register

Youth Karate

(Ages: 9-13)

Thursday 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Oct 7 – Dec 16 (10 classes)
In Person – F3201KT-P
M $120.00 / R $150.00 Register

Adult & Teen Karate

Monday 7:30pm – 8:30pm
Oct 18 – Dec 13 (8 classes)
In Person – F8701FF-P
M $96.00 / R $120.00 Register

Thursday 7:30pm – 8:30pm
Oct 7 – Dec 16 (10 classes)
In Person – F8702FF-P
M $120.00 / R $150.00 Register


The most effective street safety and bully-proofing self-defense available. Award-winning, multi-black belt INSTRUCTORS JAMES CHARTIER and LOUISA WEIZMANN empower participants through real-life scenarios, escape, diffusion, weapons safety, and counter attacks. No uniform, contract, or association fees.

*For Health/Wellness, physical distancing guidelines will be in effect, with a reduced class size. We encourage everyone to register with someone to learn with (sibling, spouse, family member, parent/kid or friend from your social bubble). If alone, we can match students with a partner that they would train with exclusively for the season. All JCC protocols for cleaning, hand sanitization, building entry, etc. will be followed.


YOUTH Krav Maga Age 8-14

Build confidence, keep fit, improve grades, and bully proof with the most effective self-defense program available! Kids learn realistic street safety and effective self-defense in a fun and cooperative environment. 2 multi-black belt instructors (male & female) teach striking, ground protection, weapons safety, escapes (grabbed/pinned), rolls, falling, pad hitting and more.

Oct 5 – Dec 14 (11 Classes)
Tuesday 6:15pm – 7:15pm
Tuesday 7:20pm – 8:20pm

REGISTER and learn more

ADULTS & TEENS Krav Maga Age 15+

2 multi-black belt instructors (female and male) empower students with realistic self-defense, street safety, escapes, striking, multi-attacker, weapons safety, pad hitting, de-escalation strategies and more in this fun and safe class. Stay strong physically and mentally with weekly training that enhances work, travel, and all aspects of life.

Oct 5 – Dec 14 (11 Classes)
Tuesday 6:15pm – 7:15pm
Tuesday 7:20pm – 8:20pm

REGISTER and learn more

Taekwondo & MMA

Participants progress at their own pace, according to individual effort and ability.
Instructor: Alexei Orekhov

TKD (Ages: 6+)

Monday 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Oct 4-Dec 13 (10 Classes)
In Person – F3081MO-P
M $150.00 / R $200.00 Register

Wednesday 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Oct 6-Dec 15 (11 Classes)
In Person – F3083WE-P
M $165.00 / R $220.00 Register

Wednesday 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Oct 6-Dec 15 (11 Classes)
In Person – F3085WE-P
M $165.00 / R $220.00 Register

Mixed Martial Arts Teens & Adults

Monday 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Oct 18-Dec 13 (9 Classes)
In Person – F3080MO-P
M $135.00 / R $180.00 Register

Private Family TKD

Sundays 9:00am – 12:00pm
To book your session contact


Vancouver’s Premiere Foil Fencing Program comes to the J!
Instruction by S-Class Fencing Joseph and Eli Schenkel – Olympic hopefuls with 20+ years of combined competitive and coaching experience. Read instructors’ bios

Learn critical thinking, adaptability, coordination and agility, resourcefulness and decision-making under pressure. Contact Instructor to order uniform and equipment for $250 ($800 value).

Beginner Fencing

(Ages: 6-12)
Monday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Oct 4-Dec 13 (10 Classes)
M $150.00 / R $200.00
In Person – F3059FE-P Register

Youth Fencing

(Ages: 9-15)
Monday 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Oct 4-Dec 13 (10 Classes)
M $150.00 / R $200.00
In Person – F3204FE-P Register