Quest For Gold Draft List of Nominations

The Ontario Karate Federation is please to announce the draft list of athletes and alternatives who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2018-2019 Quest For Gold - Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP).

For the complete list and more details, download the pdf document.

Summit Awards 2019

Congratulations to all who were nominated for awards the 2019 OKF Summit.  The following is a list of all award winners in each category:

1. Senior Male 18yrs+ Kumite athlete: 

Daniel Gaysinsky

 

2. Senior Female 18yrs + kumite athlete:

Haya Jumaa

 

3. Junior Male Kumite athlete:

Ethan Small

 

4. Junior female kumite athlete:

Mahta Gharaei 

 

5. Senior male kata athlete:

Ryan Shields

 

6. Senior Female (+18) Kata athlete: 

Marissa Meandro

 

7. Junior Male (under 18) Kata athlete:

Mathew Guitia

 

8. Junior Female (under 18) Kata athlete:

Zoe Brown

 

9. Para athlete of the year:

Patricia Wright

 

10. Surprise athlete of the year:

Alex Sokolovski

 

11. Male coach of the year:

Roman Saltikov

12. Female coach of the year:

Constanta Badulescu

 

13. Rookie coach of the year:

Khosrow Khaleghpanah

 

14. Male official of the year:

Yuri Sokolovski

 

15. Female official of the year:

Maryam Kermani

 

16. Rookie Official of the Year

Aliochi Melian Gil

 

17. Club of the Year

North Toronto Karate School

 

18. Rookie Club of the Year

Charles Fink Dojo

 

19. Tournament Promoter of the Year

Blake Paterson

 

20. Special Volunteer award:

Victoria Rode

 

21. Lifetime Achievement Award

Betty Mochizuki

 

22. Special Achievement Award

Kenzo Dozono

 

Technical Committee Style Clinic: Shotokan

The OKF Technical Committee will be holding a Shotokan Style Clinic on Sunday February 24thfrom 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.  The clinic will be run by Sensei Kenzo Dozono and will be held at Brad Jones Karate-Do & Fitness Centre (224 Main St South, Newmarket)

The content will be mainly directed towards referees and coaches but all are welcome to attend.  The fee is $10 and will be collected at the door.

Quest For Gold: Ontario Athlete Assistance Program 2018/19

Quest for Gold– Ontario Athlete Assistance Program 2018-2019 (OAAP) is funded by the Government of Ontario, through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS), and operated through the Sport, Recreation & Community Programs Division.  The overarching goal of the Quest for Gold – OAAP is directly related to the High Performance Sport goal of the Canadian Sport Policy– that Canadians are systematically achieving world-class results at the highest levels of international competition – by improving the performance and number of Ontario athletes performing at the national and international level, thereby contributing to the improved performance of Canada at international competitions. 

For more information and to complete an application, click on the link: Quest For Gold Athlete Selection Criteria

Also for download: Quest For Gold Athlete Agreement