First Toronto Karate Kids League tournament has been held in Toronto, North York, March 8 2015. Thanks to everyone who come and support this community children event promoting Karate as a sport.
Toronto Karate Kids League (TKKL) is a series of Karate tournaments for non-elite athletes. This is a new Toronto community initiative created and organized by Welcome House and funded by the City of Toronto as a part of preparation and promoting of Toronto Pan Am Para Pan Am Games 2015. That initiative intends to unify all Toronto Karate clubs in the Sportive Karate event similar, by essence, to Toronto Pan Am Games 2015 Karate event.
We cordially thanks our honorable guests MP Mark Adler, MPP Monte Kwinter, TDSB Trustee Howard Kaplan, TNO Executive Director Ahmed Hussein, President of Canfinse Group Tamila Mukelova and Lawyer Evgen Dankanych.
Toronto Karate Kids League tournaments are insured by Canfince Group and sponsored by leading Martial Arts Supplier in Ontario – Budo World Inc (http://budoinc.com/). The Legal support by Law office of Evgen Dankanych.
The League consists of 4 tournaments per year:
1. Sunday March 8, 2015 at William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute;
2. Sunday May 24, 2015 at William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute;
3. Saturday October 3, 2015 Location will be confirmed in August;
4. Saturday December 12, 2015 Location will be confirmed in August;
Each tournament consists of Individual Kata (forms) and Individual Kumite (sparring) single elimination type of competition with repercharge for recreational (non elite) participants.
The League accepts application from any Karate club regardless of their affiliation. One of the main scopes of Toronto Karate Kids League is to unify clubs with different affiliations on Sportive Karate platform base, to give them a forum to befriend and compete with each other. Individual (non club ‘s) applications will be accepted on a limited basis on site only. All points accumulated by such individuals without club affiliation will be distributed to any club of their choosing or will otherwise be lost.