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Four Karate Athletes Earn AAP Support

April 21, 2024

Karate Canada announced that in accordance with its Carding Nominations Criteria, and based on results and performances, the following four athletes have all been (re-) nominated to Sport Canada to receive support via the Athlete Assistance Program, for the period of May 1, 2024 to April 30, 2025 of the 2024-2025 cycle:

  1. Haya Jumaa (Senior International Card)
  2. Yamina Lahyanssa (National Card)
  3. Hana Furumoto-Deshaies (National Card)
  4. Melissa Bratic (National Card)

On behalf of everyone at Karate Canada, we extend our congratulations to all four athletes for their nominations and wish them much success in upcoming competitions!

Karate Canada thanks the Government of Canada for its continued support of our elite amateur athletes.