Month: September 2017

42 fighters from KWF Japan will take part in European Championship in Poland

Shihan Noriyuki Tanaka is proud with the news that 

42 kwf japan eurochamp poland

42 fighters from KWF Japan team will take part in the 31st KWF European Kyokushin Championship in Poland, October 13-14, 2017 Continue reading “42 fighters from KWF Japan will take part in European Championship in Poland”

Farid Kasumov – fighter of the Russian national team in the weight category under 60 kg

Things we want to know about Farid and his honest answers:

In 2012 you became the World Champion in Kyokushin in the weight category under 65 kg., now you were selected for the World Championship in the weight category under 60 kg. Was it easy to change a category?

Farid Kasumov

To be honest, I had never been loosing so much weight before, and I was forced to approach it gradually. At first, I was losing weight till I was 65 kg., because I was taking part in Hand-to-Hand-Fighting competitions. Continue reading “Farid Kasumov – fighter of the Russian national team in the weight category under 60 kg”

Len Barnes Memorial Tournament 2017

Shihan Hennie Bosman shared on his Facebook profile:

We had the Len Barnes Memorial Tournament in Bloemfontein and it was a big success.

 Len Barnes Memorial Tournament

Thanks to Shihan Simphiwe who worked very hard Kyokushinkan took another step forward. Congratulations to all the competitors who fought so hard and the officials who made it possible. Osu!