May 16, 2017

Newmarket success story

Brad Jones Karate Do

We Build Skills and Character

Brad Jones Karate Do: Training

Karate Canada National Championship 2014

Karate Canada National Championship 2014


Brad Jones Karate Do, established in 1976:

  • Member of Japan Karate Association, Karate Ontario, National Karate Association, World Karate Federation and the Canadian Olympic Committee
  • Awarded top 200 dojos in North America
  • Multiple athletes on the Ontario Karate team every year, representing Ontario Nationally

Shotokan Tigers is the dojo’s tournament team that has produced many elite athletes who have represented our province at National championships and our country at both World Karate Federation (WKF: Pan Ams and Worlds) and JKA¬†international championships.

Brad Jones, 6th Dan Black Belt

  • World Martial Arts Hall of Fame and Newmarket Sports Hall of Fame
  • Competed for Ontario (National Black Belt Championships)
  • Competed for Canada (Pan Am Karate Championships & World Karate Championships)
  • Past Head Coach of the Canadian National Karate team
  • Recipient of the Ontario Sports Achievement Award (9 times) and National Sports Achievement Award
  • Focused on introducing karate to young athletes and providing competitive and recreational training opportunities for people of all ages
  • Continues to master the art of Karate by training in Europe and Japan


Dojo Kun (Guiding Principles):

  • Seek Perfection of Character
  • Be Faithful
  • Endeavour
  • Respect Others
  • Refrain from Violent Behavior


JKA - Japan Karate AssociationCoaching Association of CanadaCanadian Olympic CommitteeKarate CanadaWKF - World Karate Federation