Month: April 2017

The 1st Open Asian Championship – report

On April 22-23, 2017 in the capital of Kazakhstan, Astana city

was held the 1st Open Asian Championship of Kyokushin among children, youth, juniors, men and women in weight categories. More than 500 participants has taken part in this tournament.

Guests and participants of the competition noted warm and friendly, but in the same time, the solemn atmosphere of the Championship.
Official guests: Continue reading “The 1st Open Asian Championship – report”

KWUCAMP: Varna Cup 2017

On 7th of July 2017, in the framework

of the XI International KWUCAMP Kamchya 2017 in Bulgarian sea side,

will be held the tournament “Varna Cup 2017” among the cadets in age group 18-21 years old

varna cup 2017

It is planned to make this tournament traditional. The main mission of the “Varna Cup” is to give young people, who leave the ‘juniors’ division, the opportunity of more comfortable and painless preparation for adult tournaments. Continue reading “KWUCAMP: Varna Cup 2017”

KWF leaders will attend at the 50th Netherlands International Summercamp

Nederlandse Karate Kyokushin Organistatie share the news:

From 7 till 10 July the 50th anniversary Kyokushin Summerschool at National Sports centre Papendal will take place under the leadership of Shihan Loek Hollander in the presence of KWF’s chairman Shihan Antonio Pinero as a chief instructor.

We are proud to announce that this year’s summer camp, held at Papendal the Netherlands, will be the 50th under the leadership of the same man, Shihan Loek Hollander 9th Dan. This being said: it is the longest ongoing Kyokushin summer camp in the world, under the leadership of the same Shihan. The first edition was in 1967, only 3 years after the establishment of the Kyokushin organisation by Sosai Oyama. Continue reading “KWF leaders will attend at the 50th Netherlands International Summercamp”

Kyokushin World Union – KWU meeting decisions

On April 4 in Moscow, Russia was held meeting of leaders of KWU

Issues of KWU development and international cooperation were discussed. Also, a report of KWU General Secretary on preparation to holding the 3rd KWU World Championship in weight categories was presented.

kwu meeting decisions

Here are decisions that was made: Continue reading “Kyokushin World Union – KWU meeting decisions”