Three athletes represented Chito-Ryu Canada at the 2016 Senior World Karate Championship in Linz, Austria

Pictured above is Kamille Desjardins (-61 kg). Nicolas Bisson (-60 kg), Kate Campbell (-55 kg).

They have lost their first match in their individual divisions, but Katie and Kamille took part in two rounds in team kumite division.

All three of them gave their all and were great examples of determination and courage up until the last second of their matches.

Kamille and Nicolas train at Karate Cama in Quebec and Kate trains in New Maryland karate club in New Brunswick