f you have membership questions, concerns, wish to become a member or find your dojo not listed within our website, please contact our membership coordinator at

KNS Membership is due annually by Oct 31st.

Send your membership fees to:

KNS Membership c/o Andrew Swiber, 256 Philip Drive, Fall River, NS, B2T 1G7

Please note: There are NO family memberships with regards to the annual membership fees.

Renewal Notice

Insurance Certificate


Liability Insurance




ALLSPORT Athletic Accident Claim Form

Key Benefits

The practice of karate (whether in its more traditional form or as a modern sport) provides numerous benefits to participants of every age, such as:

  • improved health and physical condition
    (strength, balance, flexibility, cardio-vascular health, coordination…)
  • improved focus, concentration and energy
  • acquisition of self-defense skills
  • increased self-confidence, self-esteem and self-respect…

Other Key Features…

 Core Life Skills:

Karate builds character, and it teaches and promotes important values and life skills, such as: discipline, respect, perseverance, integrity, honor, sportsmanship, problem resolution skills, non-violent conflict resolution…

Karate is for Everyone:

Karate is accessible to all (including male and female participants at any age, and athletes with disabilities) and unlike many other sports, its practice is very affordable. All you really need, in order to get a great workout and to learn, is a uniform (gi) and access to a recognized dojo (club and instructor)!

Challenging yet Regulated:

While dynamic and exciting, modern Olympic-style (WKF) karate is the safest of combat sports, with very strict kumite (sparring) rules prohibiting excessive contact, well-trained expert officials, and competent medical staff present at every major event.


Karate is a universal sport, being practiced everywhere in the world. It is one of the most popular of all the Olympic sports, especially with young athletes, and transcends all cultural and social barriers.

BONUS!!: Sports NS Travel Program

Being a member of Karate NS allows you to leverage the Sport Nova Scotia travel program. Preferred rates at Innvest Properties hotel locations and 35 Enterprise Rent-A-Car locations throughout Atlantic Canada.

PSOs receive a rebate on all accommodations booked with the identified Comfort Inn locations.

Simply follow the booking links to access the preferred rates.  All of the details and booking links for can be found here:

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  1. Hi
    My 2 kids 11 and 13 and I recently moved to Nova Scotia. We have been practicing in Shorin Ryu Seibukan Karate Do in the middle east for many years 6 ti 11 years between the three of us. Can individuals join to be able to participate in extra WKF refree, judge and instructor training?

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