Instructor

At a young age Mathew trained in several martial arts and discovered his passion for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. While training Jiu-Jitsu at KTK, he found an atmosphere in which everyone grows mutually. He now teaches Jiu-Jitsu classes for children and finds this as a way to give back to KTK that gives so much to his…

Nicolas Francoeur has been practicing Jiu-Jitsu since 2014. He has participated in several seminars with Matt Haché, Rolles Gracie and Pat Cooligan. He was awarded his blue belt in June 2017 and is now Assistant Instructor. He is a big fan of Jiu-Jitsu for its many benefits, such as fitness, self-defence and self-esteem. It is…

Senior Instructor

Jean-Claude has been practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since 2009 and received his blue belt in 2013. He also has 2 years of free wrestling practice. He actively participates in seminars and has received lessons from renowned black belts such as Renzo Gracie, Roger Gracie, Igor Gracie, Rolles Gracie, Braulio Estima, Bruno Fernandes, Firas Zahabi, Pat Cooligan…

Senior Instructor

Serge Tshimanga has been a member of KTK since 2010. He is passionate about martial arts, mainly Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. His main interest lies in his willingness to contribute to the well-being of others. He actively participates in training seminars with renowned instructors such as Pat Cooligan, Matt Hache, Igor and Rolles Gracie. In addition to…

Chief Instructor

Sylvain Aubé teaches police techniques at CEGEP and also teaches on a contract basis for the School of Human Kenetics in Science at the University of Ottawa. He has been teaching the art of Jiu-Jitsu and grappling for the past 15 years. He is passionate about Jiu-Jitsu due to its effective self-defence techniques in hand-to-hand…

Instructor

Mathieu Boileau began his karate adventure at the age of 8. Later in life, he moved to the Ottawa region, and since then, he joined the KTK dojo with Sensei Sylvain in 2012. For the past 3 years, he has been transferring his knowledge and experience with the little ones. As part of his life-long…

Instructor

Andre is an engaging instructor that teaches with passion and enthusiasm. Over the years he has led kids’ karate classes, KTK summer camps and karate workshops at different schools in the region. Completing an Honours degree at the University of Ottawa, Andre has been exposed to world class teachers in both karate and academics.

Instructor

Chloe trains with passion and relentlessness. She is part of the Elite Competition Team as an accomplished in Kata and Combat expert. She participates in all regional and provincial upgrading seminars and competitions. Chloe is an endearing person and is loved by all the students. She is recognized for her technical, pedagogical and leadership skills.…

Instructor

James has been practicing karate since he was 7 years old. He is an outstanding athlete is part of the Elite Competition Team. He won the silver medal at the Pan Am Games held in Gatineau in August 2017 and at the Montreal International Open and May 2018. Student at St-Alexandre College, James is a…

Instructor

Émilie made her karate debut at the age of 5. Émilie has become an outstanding karateka given her excellent ability perform katas according to the shape, form and timing required. Emilie is also part of the Elite Competition Team where she specializes in kata. She went on the podium in May 2017 at the prestigious…