Telephone: 613-532-9159
745 Development Dr. (SMA Karate), Kingston, Ont.

Koketsu Kai - Tiger's Den Martial Arts

Jiu-jitsu | Grappling | Kenjutsu

Tiger's Den

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NEWS: Shodan-ho and purple belt grading on Sunday Jan 20th!

Come cheer on Ryan and JP as they grade. Grading will start at 12:00pm and go until finished, approximatly 5:00pm.

We will be celebrating with dinner at the Loyal Oarsman after.

There will be no kenjutsu or kids jiu-jitsu on that day.

Students of all levels are welcome to come and take part in the grading and show support for the students grading.


Whether your interest in martial arts is for fun, fitness, self-defense, or all three, we are ready to help you achieve and exceed your goals.

We offer jiu-jitsu classes for kids and both jiu-jitsu and kenjutsu classes for teens and adults. We have been proud members of Jukoshin Ryu Jiu-jitsu and the World Elite Black Belt Society (W.E.B.B.S.) families since we opened in 2005.

Our kenjutsu program is founded in the style developed by Miyamoto Musashi circa 1600s.


We are committed to delivering the highest quality of martial arts to all members of the Kingston community. We will ensure that you feel welcome in a safe environment geared towards learning and professional instruction.

Our head instructor, Jamie Rickard has over 20 years of martial arts experience in jiu-jitsu, kenjutsu, karate, MMA, grappling and holds the title of Renshi (expert instructor). Renshi Jamie was awarded the World Elite Black Belt Society (W.E.B.B.S.) Martial Artist of the Year for 2018.

Our assistant instructors are certified 3rd degree black belt instructors with over 10 years of experience in jiu-jitsu, karate and grappling.

Whatever your goals we have the experience to help you reach them.

For more information please contact us, whatever your goals we are here to help!

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Affiliate Location
CFB Kingston Jiu-jitsu Club
Kingston Military Community Sports Centre
11 Navy Way
Kingston, Ontario
K7K 7B4

Instructor E-mail:

Adult Jiu-jitsu Class Times:
Wednesday 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Main Location:
SMA / Patry Total Fitness
745 Development Dr.
Kingston Ontario
K7M 4W6

Instructor Telephone No.: 613-532-9159
Instructor E-mail:

Adult Jiu-jitsu Class Times:
Friday 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Sunday 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Kids Jiu-jitsu Class Times:
Friday 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Sunday 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Kenjutsu Times:
Friday 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Sunday 6:30pm to 7:30pm


It's part of a Japanese proverb

Koketsu ni irazunba koji-o ezu

Translation: If you do not enter the tiger's cave, you will not catch its cub.

Meaning: Nothing ventured, nothing gained. Hard won rewards. Blood and sweat.

Telephone: 613-532-9159
745 Development Dr. (SMA Karate), Kingston, Ont.