elora karate dojo

Body. Mind. Spirit.

“The ultimate aim of Karate lies not in victory nor defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants.” – Gichin Funakoshi

Head Instructor

Sensei Barb 

A student of  traditional Goju-ryu Karate for 2 decades, Sensei Barb Lamble is a member of Canadian Naha-te Goju Karate and a level 3 certified CNGK instructor. She is a Godan (5th degree black belt) and a student of Kyoshi Mike Robertson and Hanshi Jay Purdy.


Sensei Barb's experience teaching musical theory and piano to young children inspired her to develop a specialized Kinder Karate program for young children. She has been teaching LiveFit programs for high school physical education for  10+ years and provides Women's Self Defence instruction to local community groups.

Sensei Barb has a creative and flexible approach to students of all ages and abilities. She is an inspiration to many of her students and encourages them to reach their highest potential.