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In this category you can find fresh news from KWU members: Kyokushin-kan, IFK, and KWF. Everything about tournaments, seminars, and camps, interesting training session videos, amazing karate pictures, inspirational quotes and fights of the week – all of these you can find right here. If you want to share your information, please send it to our e-mail: or use the contact form of our website. Osu! 


4 Powerful Mindsets of Traditional Karate

Everything begins in the mind.

If your mindset is wack, you can’t even get out of bed in the morning

Karate is no exception. The art of Karate involves many states of mind. Today I’d like to share 4 with you: Shoshin, Mushin, Fudoshin and Zanshin. Check it out…

1: Shoshin (Beginner’s Mind)

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Congratulations to Shihan David Pickthall

who was promoted to 7th Dan by Hanshi Steve Arneil and the IFK Board at the recent World Tournament in Romania.

Shihan David Pickthall

Shihan David in his role as Vice – President of the IFK has in the past ten years worked tirelessly with Hanshi to develop the IFK and has added a different dynamic to the membership of the IFK. Continue reading “SHIHAN DAVID PICKTHALL 7TH DAN PROMOTION”