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
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.
Renshi Mike, 6th dan
In June 2017, Sensei Barb was promoted to Godan by Kyoshi Jay Purdy.