An ancient discipline with brand new roots in the Olympic movement, karate makes its Olympic debut at the 2020 Summer Olympics. Karate has however been featured on the Pan American Games program since 1995.
Karate will also be making its debut on the Canada Games program at the 2023 Games in PEI.
Located in PEI’s largest city, the Eastlink Centre will kick off and wrap up the 2023 Canada Winter Games with the Opening and Closing Ceremonies. The facility features an NHL sized ice rink and a 42,000 square feet trade centre. The Eastlink Centre is Charlottetown’s largest arena and has previously hosted the Canada Games.