Lewis' Karate Schools

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Youth Karate Classes
(Age 5-13)

Free 30 day introductory program

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Welcome to Lewis’ karate schools, where we offer top-quality martial arts classes for kids! Our program is designed to help children develop physical fitness, mental focus, and self-defense skills in a fun and supportive environment.

Our classes are taught by experienced instructors who are passionate about teaching the art of Karate to children in our Juniors program (age’s 5-13).

 Our cutting-edge martial arts curriculum covers a variety of techniques, including kicks, punches, blocks, and kids self-defense strategies, but most importantly, a big part of what makes us so popular with families in the city of Barrie is that we also take the time to focus on the development of valuable life skills such as respect, discipline, confidence and the focus that carries our students to the winner’s circle in martial arts and in LIFE.

Values That Will Be Built

Self Confidence

Embrace an astounding level of self-confidence. Our program empowers kids with skills and abilities that light the way to achieving personal goals. Confidence comes naturally, accompanied by the knowledge of possessing the ‘I can’ factor! Katate goes beyond the physical aspect of training and builds life-changing focus and self confidence the help children become winners both  in and out of the dojo.

Proven quality in self defense

It’s not all about offense. We equip our young trainees with robust techniques to evade conflicts. Yet, if push comes to shove, we make sure they have the necessary skills to defend themselves. Self-defense, at its best, taught by the best. Backed by the skills taught by our award-winning staff our students Learn the best in stand-up self defense with our Kempo Karate program plus the always valuable skills of staying safe without having to hurt others.

Life changing social skills

As a member of Our Barrie Martial arts Academy, students join a class that gives them life-changing skills and fitness while at the same tie creating lifelong bonds as they create friendship and camaraderie with  peers both younger and older from all walks of life.


You’re just like the majority of our fantastic students training in our Barrie martial arts academy. We absolutely love having the opportunity to work with new students who are enthusiastic about learning, even if they’ve never dipped their toes into the world of martial arts before. Breaking old habits can be quite a challenge, but our goal is to assist you in crafting fresh, superior ones on the path to martial arts mastery.

We firmly believe Karate is the best bet for children looking to get started in martial arts, Karate is your go-to. It’s more than just kicks and punches; it’s a journey of self-discovery and growth. Karate instills discipline and focus, virtues that spill over into academics and daily life. The belt system teaches goal-setting in a fun, tangible way. Also, Karate emphasizes verbal conflict resolution, promoting peace and understanding over aggression. The self-defense skills learned are about control, not violence. Plus, the concentration required in Karate is a solid counter against today’s screen-induced short attention spans. Karate offers a holistic approach, nurturing not just a martial artist, but a well-rounded individual.

The classes at Lewis’ Karate Schools in Barrie take place at 417 Huronia Road, Barrie, ON, Canada​1​.  The exact schedule can be found HERE– > Schedule. Here’s a brief overview of what we offer and when:

Goal Setting and structured learning system: Karate has a structured belt system that helps kids set and achieve goals as they progress from one belt to the next.

Verbal Conflict Resolution: Their life skills program emphasizes resolving conflicts verbally, teaching kids to use physical defense as a last resort.

Self-Defense Skills: Our martial arts programs all focus on self-defense techniques that aim to end conflicts quickly without causing unnecessary harm.

Concentration, Discipline, and Mind-Body Control: The training significantly enhances concentration and discipline, which are critical in today’s screen-addicted society where kids’ attention spans are constantly tested.

Remember, the classes are designed for both children and adults, catering to the 5-13 age range you’re interested in, and they aim to provide a well-rounded martial arts education far beyond the physical aspect. 

Yes, We are city of Barrie’s first and only certified Gracie Humaita certified training centre. We encourage members to take advantage of this amazing Grappling and self defense system founded by the Gracie Family. Feel free to learn more on our Barrie BJJ website 

While belts make for a great tool to measure advancement, there is no set timetable as to when you’ll get a belt. Based of  dedication, frequency of training and other factor but I can guarantee you’ll child will learn a lot on the path to black belt with the community in our Barrie Karate studio. 


Serving the Barrie community since 1999, we understand that every child has unique needs and abilities. That’s why our award-winning staff offer a personalized approach to instruction, helping every child in our youth karate class get the most from thier training & reach their full potential.

  • 30 day free introductory youth martial arts program
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