3-7 yrs old, 8-11 yrs old, 12-17 yrs old

Hayabusa Karate is a High Performance Development Pathway for beginners and advanced youth in karate. Our athletes carry forward the athletic abilities developed in our program into other sports as well as grit and focus into academics.

This Summer, Hayabusa Karate offers 6 Sport Karate Camps

July 11- Aug 19

Age Groups:

3-7 Years Old 1-2 pm

8-11 Years Old 2-3:30 pm

12 Years + 3:30-5 pm

Camp 1 : July 11-15, 2022

Camp 2: July 18-22, 2022

Camp 3: July 25-29, 2022

Camp 4: Aug 2-5, 2022

Camp 5: Aug 8-12, 2022

Camp 6: Aug 15-19, 2022

Location: Ron Zalko Gym

(1807 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver)

Price: $300

Training Concepts will be scaffolded and modified in difficulty according to age group as well as the registrants in our camps. The key focus areas are listed below:

-Correct Technical Performance of Scoring Sport Karate Techniques

-Flexibility, Strength, Core, Speed and Agility

– Defensive movement, footwork and deterrence

-Scenario-based integration of defence and attacks

-Tactical applications and behaviour

-Developing Grit and Generating Motivation

-Mental Training and Decision Making


We offer high quality karate instruction that has taken years to develop and acquire. If you require financial assistance and have a highly motivated child who is keen to learn karate but cost is a barrier for your family, please fill out the “removing barriers” application form.

About the Instructor:

Valentyna Zolotarova

Jamaican National Team Member (current)

Canadian National Team Member and National Champion 2003-2008

Pan-american Medallist

Top 50 World Ranking Women’s -55 kg 2018-2020

Master of Educational Technology (UBC)

BC Certified Teacher

International Sports Management and Marketing (University of London & World Academy of Sport)

World Karate Federation Certified Coach

Premier’s Athletic Award Recipient 2003-2008

Bachelor of Education (UBC)

NCCP Coaching Certification

World Karate Federation Certified Judge A

Pan-american Karate Federation Certified Referee A

National Coaching Development (United States Sports Academy)

To reserve your spot in one or more of our 6 Sport Karate Summer Camps, register here. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us at 604-831-3965 or email us at hayabusakarate@gmail.com

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