Douvris News

We continue to post articles here that cover topics related to Karate, Martial Arts, Kickboxing, and related topics that we feel strongly about. Feel free to enjoy these and please share them with others!


Spring Open House & Showcase Events

May 15, 2015

DOUVRIS Bank Street school will be holding Spring Open Houses & Student Showcases on Sunday May 24, 2015.

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WKC National Team Tryouts

May 11, 2015

This upcoming weekend Ottawa is hosting the 3 day Canadian Team Tryouts event! Spectators welcomed.

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Mom & Me: May 9

April 28, 2015

DOUVIS members are invited to bring their Moms to class for free on Saturday, May 9. We’ll also have special treats for Moms that day.

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Aylmer Summer Camp Registration Now Open

March 24, 2015

Registration is now open for our Karate Summer Camps! Weekly camps run through July & August.

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Winning & Losing: Building Self-Awareness

January 15, 2015

We hear a lot of discussion today among our Karate parents about how schools and sports teams today are creating an “everybody wins” culture.

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Register for Our Annual “Kicks for Heart” Heart & Stroke Fundraiser!

January 5, 2015

We encourage you to sponsor a kickboxer, or dare to take part! You’ll raise funds through pledges of family, friends, and co-workers who support you in our 2-hour Cardio-A-Thon on Sunday, February 22.

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Holiday Day Camps in Kemptville

December 4, 2014

DOUVRIS Kemptville is holding two Day Camps in the days running up to Christmas.

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Kemptville Food Drive

November 24, 2014

DOUVRIS Kemptville will be collecting food items for the Lazarus House Food Bank starting December 1.

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Westboro Food Drive

November 24, 2014

DOVURIS Westboro will be collecting food items for the Ottawa Food Bank from December 1 – 19.

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Karate and the Autism Spectrum

November 17, 2014

Medical studies and the experiences of Sensei and parents all confirm that karate can offer measurable benefits to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In this article we share our experiences with karate and autism.

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