​Karate In Olympics

August 3, 2016

The IOC ( International Olympic Committee ) has approved Karate to be in the Olympic Games, beginning with the 2020 Games in Tokyo, Japan.

Summer Camp 2017

The date for 2017 Summer Camp is July 7, 8, 9 in Whistler. ​

2017 Annual Gima Ha Shiai

The 2017 Annual Gima-ha Shiai will be held Saturday May 6 from 8 am - 4 pm at Yorkson Creek Middle School in Walnut Grove, Langley - address is 20686-84 Ave. The Shiai is open to all members and levels.

Aldergrove Club


Class Schedule

The Aldergrove Karate Club is part of the Gima-ha Shotokan-ryu Association. Chief Instructor for Aldergrove is Steve Tang, a 4th degree black belt (Yondan). Chief instructor. NCCP Certified. Coordinator and head coach Zone 3 BC winter games. Head coach, Fraser Valley Zone 3, Provincial Referee Certified.

Kids Class Monday & Wednesday 6:00PM – 7:00PM
Advanced Class Monday & Wednesday 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Please contact Instructor Steve Tang for fees and registration information.

Contact Information:

Phone: 604-897-2681
Address: 26850 29 Ave, Aldergrove BC


  • We stress fitness and self-defense. We do some work with traditional weapons like the Bo, Tonfa, and Sai. We also work on throws, take-downs, ground fighting, and pressure point training.
  • We strive to develop strong bodies and strong minds with the capacity to endure, yet showing humility and respect for others.
  • We develop speed and power with flexibility and inner strength. We help our students to grow, to strive without giving up, and to defeat the greatest enemy of all, self doubt.
  • Dojo Kun – Seek perfection of character; Be faithful; Endeavour; Respect others; Refrain from violent behavour.