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Women's Self Defence

Women’s Self defence workshop

On Saturday, May 4th Sempai Tammy Bernardo will teach a FREE Women’s self defence workshop.

Leo Loucks Focus Pad Class

This month, Leo Loucks will teach his focus pad workshops on Monday, April 29th.
Black Belt Pre Test #2

Black Belt Pre-test #2

The second pre-test for all Brown belts testing for Black belt, will be held Friday, April 12th.
Summer Camps 2019

Karate Summer Camps 2019

This year Bernardo Karate is offering two weeks of Summer Camp at our Oxford location. Our Summer camps are designed for students of all belt levels and ages 7 to 13.

WKC Provincial Championships

On Saturday, April 6th our students will attend the 2019 WKC Provincial championships in Burlington, Ontario.

Leadership Workshop

On Saturday, March 30th we held our first Leadership workshop for 2019...

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

We want to sincerely thank everyone for their generosity and support at our 2019 Kids Kicking Cancer/Heroes Circle Kick-a-thon and Cardio-a-thon.
Kids at summer camp

Summer Camps

Register for 2019 Summer Camps at Bernardo Karate!! Early bird pricing available before March 30.
Ilderton Open Karate Challenge

Ilderton Open Karate Challenge

Tom Roberts will host the Ilderton Open Karate Challenge on Saturday, March 9th.

Bully-Proofing Seminar

Bully Proofing seminar will be held Saturday, March 30th, 10:30-11:00 am at our Oxford Studio. The seminar is FREE to the public.

KICK-A-THON for Kids Kicking Cancer

Join us on March 2 for our Kick-A-Thon, where we pledge 1,000 super hero kicks for Kids Kicking Cancer...

Kick into Valentine’s Day

We have a special Valentine’s Day cards that students can hand out to friends!!

Mark your Calendars for Saturday, March 2nd!

Pre-registration has opened for our annual KKCC cardio-a-thon!!

Traditional Kata Workshop

Come join us on Friday January, 25, 2019 to this very special kata seminar with Kyoshi Allan Tanzadeh.

Winter Karate Challenge

Our Winter Karate Challenge is a small in-house event designed to help our junior students learn about karate competitions. 

2019 Black Belt Grading

Join us on February 2, for our black belt grading meeting.

Word of the Month for April is: Humility

Contrary to popular belief, a humble individual is not weak, passive or insecure...

Word of the Month for March is: Respect

To RESPECT someone or something is a positive way of thinking and acting.  It shows you care and value someone else’s feelings and well-being.  At Bernardo Karate we think it is so important for our students to learn about respect and how to respect others.  It is an essential life skill that will help them…

Word of the Month for February is: Service

When you think about karate, you’re likely to think of certain words like discipline, and respect. One word that may not immediately come to mind is service.

Word of the Month for January is: Perseverance

It goes by various names; determination, staying power, steadfastness, endurance, diligence, tenacity, grit.  It is a trait that is very much necessary for success in anyone’s life.

Character Development Program

See how karate gives our members the opportunity to discuss, practice, and apply character development traits in their lives.

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Bernardo Oxford1165 Oxford St. E.

Bernardo Dearness1106 Dearness Dr.

Bernardo Strathroy28592 Centre Rd.

Bernardo Ilderton - 13624 Ilderton Rd.

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