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 About Kenzen Sports Karate

Kenzen is an official branch club of the JKF Wado Kai Canada Association, teaching authentic Wado Karate as in Japan. Kenzen is also a member of Karate BC, the provincial sport governing organization.

Instructors certified by the Coaching Association of Canada
(A Sport BC requirement for karate instructors)

Richard Mosdell
Like a tennis or golf pro, Richard Sensei is a career karate pro with over 25 years of coaching, training and competing experience at provincial, national and international levels. He is a 5th degree black belt with the Japan Karate Federation Wadokai, and during his 10 years learning karate in Japan, he was the head karate coach at Seiritsu Gakuen High School's famous karate club, the oldest in Tokyo.

Richard Sensei is a former BC Junior Team head coach, provincial athlete, Canadian Sport Institute student and karate instructor for Gordon Head, Cedar Hill and Pearkes recreation centres. He teaches karate during local school PE classes weekly, authored a Japanese manga in English on karate in Japan (Sonny Leads) and he is a PhD candidate with the Tokyo University of Foreign Studies Peace & Conflict graduate program.
Richard Mosdell

Like a tennis or golf pro, Richard Sensei is a career karate pro with over 25 years of coaching, training and competing experience at provincial, national and international levels. He is a 5th degree black belt with the Japan Karate Federation Wadokai, and during his 10 years learning karate in Japan, he was the head karate coach at Seiritsu Gakuen High School's famous karate club, the oldest in Tokyo.

Richard Sensei is a former BC Junior Team head coach, provincial athlete, Canadian Sport Institute student and karate instructor for Gordon Head, Cedar Hill and Pearkes recreation centres. He teaches karate during local school PE classes weekly, authored a Japanese manga in English on karate in Japan (Sonny Leads) and he is a PhD candidate with the Tokyo University of Foreign Studies Peace & Conflict graduate program.
Kraig Devlin
Kraig Sensei has been a Canadian National Team coach for 7 years and running. He holds a diploma in high-performance coaching from the Canadian Sport Institute and he has used this knowledge to co-author Karate Canada’s long term athlete development model for all ages.

Kraig Sensei is also a 20 year veteran of the Saanich Fire Department and he has accumulated 30 years experience competing, coaching and winning in karate tournaments worldwide. A former BC Team head coach, member of  Karate Canada’s high-performance committee and a long-time local instructor, he is uniquely aware of how to train beginners successfully to achieve their competitive and noncompetitive goals.
Kraig Devlin
Kraig Sensei has been a Canadian National Team coach for 7 years and running. He holds a diploma in high-performance coaching from the Canadian Sport Institute and he has used this knowledge to co-author Karate Canada’s long term athlete development model for all ages.

Kraig Sensei is also a 20 year veteran of the Saanich Fire Department and he has accumulated 30 years experience competing, coaching and winning in karate tournaments worldwide. A former BC Team head coach, member of  Karate Canada’s high-performance committee and a long-time local instructor, he is uniquely aware of how to train beginners successfully to achieve their competitive and noncompetitive goals.

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Karate is for every age

Learn physical literacy in our 4 - 6 year old Mini-Karate kids program. Hone your skills and advance through the colored belts with our 7 - 12 year old junior program. Achieve your black belt and stay fit in the Teen and Adult program, while aspiring athletes can train for the Canadian national team selection.
Kenzen strives to create a vibrant karate community and a safe place for our members to hone their bodies, practice their skills, and kick start their confidence. 

Our purpose built dojo features a huge matted practice area, three hanging heavy bags and a performance fitness gym.  In addition, we have a large, comfortable reception lobby for parents with free wifi, while outside there is lots of free parking, all making Kenzen the perfect place for the whole family.