About Cascadia Martial Arts in Parksville, BC

Welcome to Cascadia Martial Arts in Parksville British Columbia!

We are the leading martial arts school and fitness center in Parksville and we offer the highest quality self-defence training and fitness expertise to both kids and adults.

At Cascadia Martial Arts, our team of instructors never stop training and learning, and we are deeply connected to the natural beauty of the Cascadia region and to the families who live here.

For us, it's all about building meaningful relationships with our members, and we warmly welcome students of ALL ages, experience levels, and physical and mental capacities. Whether you are new to Martial Arts or have years of experience, we have the perfect program you’re looking for.

Yes, we are known in the region for our amazing KIDS TAEKWONDO & KICKBOXING programs, but make no mistake, our ADULT TAEKWONDO and FITNESS KICKBOXING classes are EXPLODING in popularity!

Why Are Our Programs So Popular? Our training programs produce REAL results for REAL people. The people who live in the Cascadia region have high standards when it comes health, fitness and overall quality of life, and we share these values, as well.  That’s why it’s important to us to provide the highest quality fitness and Martial Arts experience for everyone – one epic kick and powerful punch at a time!

Our highly skilled team of instructors are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals and making sure you reach your peak fitness and martial arts skill level. You bring the goals list. We’ll handle the details. We’ve got your back every step of the way, so you’re left with a fitness regimen you LOVE.

So, What’s in it for You? Great question! Here’s our Top 10 List of what you’ll get at Cascadia Martial Arts…

  1. Laser-like focus and a longer attention span
  2. Tremendous confidence
  3. An amazing workout with total body fitness
  4. A healthy lifestyle
  5. Less stress and anxiety
  6. More happiness and clarity
  7. Self-discipline and motivation
  8. Determination and follow-through
  9. Highly effective self-defence skills so you feel safe
  10. Goal-setting skills & the thrill of accomplishing them
Yes, Martial Arts + Fitness Fun = A Winning Combination! It’s is a LOW-COST activity with PRICELESS benefits.

Check out the SUPER-LOW Starter Packages offered right now! These Specials are 100% Risk-Free and can end at any time, so reserve your spot today! 

Why Choose Cascadia? We are a family-run organization, and we treat our members like family. We don’t just teach classes, then go home. We make extra time to get to know our members. We help people set and achieve goals that change lives for the better. We host FUN and engaging classes that speak directly to the age and experience level of the student to achieve maximum enjoyment and maximum RESULTS!

What Kind of Results Can You Expect? If you are an adult, expect to lose weight, get lean, burn off some stress, look and feel AMAZING, learn how to defend yourself, gain new friendships and foster a sense of inclusion and community.

If you are a parent looking into Martial Arts for your child, you can expect a one-of-a-kind character building experience that’s FUN and ENGAGING. By learning to follow directions and taking part in our specialty drills and activities, your child will gain the focus, confidence, discipline and self-respect to take on any of life’s challenges!

What Gives Us the Edge? Well, let’s start with our deep connection to the region, and the communities we live and train in. The name CASCADIA not only speaks to the uniqueness of the rugged and natural beauty of the west coast, but there’s also a social connection with our members and the broader community that extends far beyond our gym walls. When you train with us, you can expect a professional, clean, organized, high energy, and ridiculously FUN experience!

The instructors here are awesome and we really know our stuff! Everything from being highly skilled in the martial arts to practicing what we preach and knowing how to teach in a way that both kids and adults can understand and be able to do.

We know the worlds of Taekwondo and Fitness Kickboxing and are excited about sharing our knowledge and expertise so that you become the best version of yourself you can possibly be. We really listen to our students and build on that relationship of communication and TRUST.

Your life is about to change in so many amazing ways! We can’t wait to join you on your adventurous journey to fitness fun, the thrill of learning martial arts and all the life-enhancing changes you’ll see in yourself!

Meet Dustin Fee

Co-Owner at Cascadia Martial Arts in Parksville, BC
5th Dan Black Belt

Dustin Fee has been involved in Martial Arts for 30 years, starting out in a small Taekwondo school in in his hometown of Saskatoon in the 80’s.

At 12 years old, Dustin’s family moved to Vancouver Island, where he continued his training and ultimately achieved his First Dan Black Belt at Woo Kim Nanaimo Taekwondo School.

Fast forward years later and he started “Woo Kim Parksville Taekwondo School” in 1994 as a college recreational project, which ultimately evolved into the modern day “Cascadia Martial Arts.”

Since that time, Dustin has trained and competed throughout the world and spent over 15 years living and training in South Korea. During his time in Korea, he had the opportunity to learn from many of the best athletes and coaches in Korea, which is the birthplace of Taekwondo.

Back on home soil, Dustin has called Parksville his home since 2014 and has been actively involved in the development and success of Cascadia Martial Arts.

Dustin is an NCCP (National Coaching Certification Program) certified coach and helps run a high-performance sparring team that competes at the highest levels of Taekwondo on the continent.

He’s also actively involved in the community and helps organize fundraisers and Martial Arts seminars and courses for our youth. Dustin currently holds a 5th Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo and is a phenomenal Kickboxing trainer!


Meet Brett Fee

Co-Owner at Cascadia Martial Arts in Parksville, BC
5th Dan Black Belt

Brett Fee is the Co-Owner of Cascadia Martial Arts, along with his brother Dustin.

Brett started Martial Arts training in the late 1980s at age 7 and earned his first Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo back in 1994.

Since then, Brett has trained, coached and competed in several other Martial Arts disciplines including Karate, MMA, Boxing and Kickboxing. He took over the family-run studio back in 2006 and has been at it full time ever since.

Brett is now a 5th Dan Black Belt and has competed and coached at some of the highest-level Taekwondo competitions in the continent. Having produced several national medalists, his passion is helping people realize their potential.

In addition to Taekwondo coaching, Brett is also well versed in Kickboxing, having coached and trained competitive athletes at both the amateur and professional levels.

Over the years, Brett has taught and continues to teach countless seminars on topics relating to: self defence, anti-bullying, competition training camps, team building, child safety, and health and fitness. Many of these seminars are organized as fundraisers for local charitable initiatives.

Brett is actively involved in training himself and prides himself on staying up-to-date on the most current techniques and strategies as they relate to Martial Arts. For Brett, it’s about keeping things fresh, helping people reach their goals, and delivering life-enhancing results for everyone who steps through the door at Cascadia Martial Arts.


Strength, cardio and accountability! Kickboxing is a full body workout and your child will feel like a powerhouse with every roundhouse.

Fun, exciting classes that teach your child self-defense, help them get in great shape, and most importantly... give them the tools they need for a happy, successful life.

Gain the ability to protect yourself and your loved ones. Develop a profound sense of inner-peace and confidence. And get in great shape - all at the same time!

Ready for the funnest, most fat-melting workout of your life? Our Kickboxing classes use real gloves, real heavy bags, and proven fat-burning exercises to get you in awesome shape, fast.

How to Get Started

Come join our Parksville, BC facility! We offer programs in Kids Kickboxing, Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, and Kickboxing . Choose a program that most interests you and take the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at (250) 954-3359 if you have any further questions. We hope to speak with you soon!