Spring 2022

Since training resumed in January, we have had a busy few months, including the restart of our Friday-night kumite classes. The competitive members in our dojo have had some very strong showings in several tournaments and team tryouts; their commitment to training throughout this unpredictable time has clearly paid off. At the Senior National


Spring Break - March 21st to March 25th.

The Dojo is closed for Spring Break the week of March 21st. Fortunately you can still train at home and this would be a good time to work on the material for your grading. Begin with a quick warm-up then practice your kihon and kata from the begining through to your grading requirement.  Be sure to incorporate all the corrections we have been


South Calgary Wado Kai Tournament



WKF rules tournament is Sunday March 6, 2022.  Registration information and links in document.

No Classes - Family Day Holiday

There will be no classes on Monday, February 21st. due to the Family Day holiday.  

Friday Kumite Classes are Back

We are pleased to announce the return of our Friday evening kumite classes.  Classes will be held at the Maranatha Christian Reform Church (2111 - 52 Street NW - Map) from 7:00PM to 9:00PM. Please arrive 15 minutes early to help set up mats. See you there.

January 2022


Happy New Year!


Classes will begin as scheduled, on January 6.

 I hope everyone had a healthy and relaxing break. Please keep in mind as we restart training, and considering the rapid spread of the COVID Omicron variant, we all need to do our best to prevent the spread so we can continue our karate training.

  • Please stay home from training if you

December 2021

We have just wrapped up our fall 2021 training session! And though this year has been like no other, it has been great to train together and focus some time on karate. Thank you to everyone for your support and for trusting the dojo with the health and well-being of all members in the children’s and adult’s classes. I appreciate everyone’s


Sabean Karate Holiday Chocolate Fundraiser

We are exited to announce our fundraiser with Purdy's Chocolate for this holiday season!
Anyone can purchase chocolate using our link below. You can buy some for yourself, for friends/family, and also forward the link along to anyone you would like that would then also be able to purchase and support our dojo.
Step 1: Follow the fundraiser link 

Classes Start Thursday September 9, 2021 - Updated

We are pleased to welcome everyone back! Classes will be starting on Thursday September 9th at our temporary location in the Montgomery Community Association.  Class times will be the same as last October.  We hope to see you there.

We are still in the process of finding a location and times for our 4 to 6 year-old class.   We will update you as soon


September Classes Start - Stay Tuned

Greetings everyone.  A number of folks have been checking in with us as to when we are going to start classes in September.  Tentatively we are scheduled to start classes in the second week of September back at École Terre des Jeunes. We are still waiting for confirmation from the Principal of the school who is, in turn, waiting to hear from the


Casino Volunteers Needed As Soon as Possbile

Karate Alberta's Casino has been an on again, off again event for us the last number of months due to the various restrictions the pandemic has placed on their operations. Karate Alberta has been given the opportunity by the AGLC to volunteer at the Cash Casino on July 22nd & 23rd.  This is absolutely the best bang-for-the-buck way to raise funds


Summer 2021

Planning for Fall Training

As restrictions begin to lift and we anticipate the end of the pandemic, we are happy to begin planning for karate training in the fall. The school where we trained until March 2020 (École Terre des Jeunes at 3720 42 St NW) has contacted us with the understanding that we will restart, following our old schedule:


May ICKF Seminar

Seminars will be held live via the ZOOM platform and will be 2 hours in length. You must register separately for each seminar.    Registration requirements include your full name and dojo affiliation and can be made via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


ICKF Online Seminars

ICKF Canada would like to reach out to its karate family to bring everyone together in the only way possible right now - virtually. ICKF Canada is very happy to announce that it will be hosting a series of online seminars where we can train together once again. The seminars will be taught by members of the ICKF Technical Committee and are open to all

March 2021

As many of you are aware Alberta has begun moving into step 2 of its plan to lift restrictions.  Low-intensity individual and group fitness activities, such as low-intensity yoga, Pilates and tai-chi are now permitted.  High-intensity activies including combat sports are not permitted at this time.  Please note that Sabean Karate will remain closed


November 2020 - Update 2

Recent announcements from the Alberta provincial government and Alberta Health Services (AHS) have maintained restrictions related to group fitness put in place on November 13, while adding additional business and community-based rules. As such, please note that Sabean Karate remains closed and will not reopen until receiving instructions to do


November 2020 - Update

November 12 Classes Going Ahead

All Classes Cancelled from November 13 to 27 

As per Alberta Health Services and the Provincial Government of Alberta requirements, all indoor group fitness classes are cancelled from November 13 to 27. For our dojo, this means that the next scheduled class day would be Monday, November 30.

As Premier Kenney noted, we


November 2020

Our indoor classes have been underway for just over one month now. We are all getting used to the new space and the new procedures for class entry.Thank you to everyone for following safety guidelines – we have had no problems with checking temperatures, taking attendance and mask wearing.

As a reminder, you must wear a mask in the entry way and


Safety Protocols for Indoor Training

Welcome back everyone! We are looking forward to a new training season with all of you. COVID-19 protocols add a bit of complexity to our training sessions, but if we all follow the guidelines, we can keep each other safe and focus our energy on karate training. The following is a list of protocols to ensure everyone’s safety:

  • Before

September 2020

Outdoor Training

As with almost every other aspect of life, we are all finding ways to adapt in the time of COVID-19. Our optional fun runs at Baker Park have been well-attended throughout the summer – and will continue until September 29, weather (and sunset!) permitting.

Indoor Training

We are pleased to welcome everyone back to indoor