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Karate is a great family activity that includes fitness, fun and opportunities for family members to grow and succeed together.

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Karate Programs for All Ages

We offer karate programs for tykes, kids, teens, and adults. Come see what makes Douvris karate world renowned.

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All Inclusive Membership

Your membership fee includes all gradings and access to all classes.

About Douvris Martial Arts

Riverside South Location

Douvris Riverside South is Ottawa's only "kids-only" karate school. We offer Kids' Karate programs on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The focus is on teaching and nurturing young children. This unique centre is owned and operated by Senseis Fortunato and Domenic Aversa. The Aversa brothers are karate champions and international competitors. DOUVRIS programs, methods, and standards have been designed, tested, and proven over 30 years. Our focus is on helping our members build confidence, strength, and a positive sense of physical and mental well-being.

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Our Karate Programs

We have karate programs for kids of all ages and fitness levels.

Karate Tykes

Our karate tykes program guides kids ages 4-6 through basic karate techniques and provides the foundation for important life skills.

Karate Kids

Our Kids program keeps children aged 7 to 12 active and helps balance & coordination, concentration, and self-discipline.

Karate Youth

Our Youth program is designed for teens 13-18 years of age. It is a complete approach to training in the martial arts.