VISA Requirements

Date: September 28 to October 1, 2017

Location: The 7th International Karate-do Goju-kai Association Global Championships at the Richmond Olympic Oval, in Richmond, BC.

Each country planning to attend the tournament will have different visa requirements to enter Canada. It is up to each country to determine what those requirements are.

You can do so by visitng the Government of Canada to determine what is required to travel to Canada. For your convenience, you can use this link to get more information on entry to Canada.


Please Note: The name of the competition has been changed to the 7th International Karate-do Goju-kai Association Global Championships. This is to accommodate recent decisions surrounding international Karate competitions.

We hope that this does not cause any undue hardship for participants or visitors to Canada in organizing travel arrangements, and we appreciate your understanding.

Visitors to Canada

Helpful information for competitors visiting Canada for the IKGA Global Championships.