Category: News

All News about Kyokushin World Union (KWU) members

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: kwuweb@gmail.com or use the contact form of our website. Osu! 

Get ready for KWUCAMP and KWU World Youth Cup 2020

The XIV KWU International Camp in Kamchia (Bulgaria) will be held from 19th to 26th, July 2020, and it is also planned to hold as part of the International Summer Camp the KWU Youth World Cup (18-21 y.o.), which is the successor of the International Varna Cup, held since 2017. The first international tournament Varna Cup was held in 2017 and was a success. Due to the great interest and increasing number of participating countries, in 2019 the format changed to the World Cup for young karate talents. Continue reading “Get ready for KWUCAMP and KWU World Youth Cup 2020”

IFK Uruguay National Kata Tournament

IFK Uruguay has adapted to this unusual year with social distancing due to COVID-19. Thus, IFK Uruguay 6th annual National Tournament covering several modalities for 2020 took the form of a Kata Virtual Tournament with over 50 competitors.

This has proved to be an excellent way to keep everyone motivated, training, and technically improving, even when the living rooms and yards have become our Dojos and we can only see each other virtually. Continue reading “IFK Uruguay National Kata Tournament”

5 Reasons to Start Karate As a Kid

Karate is practiced by people of all ages, all over the world. In Kyokushin, we’ve seen the benefits of practicing karate across all different ages. Whether you’re 6, 36, or 56, trying karate for the first time can bring all kinds of benefits to your life.

If you’re thinking about enrolling your child into a karate program, here are a few of the benefits: Continue reading “5 Reasons to Start Karate As a Kid”