Category: Video

Instant classic: Remy Bonjasky – Semmy Schilt 2003 (video)

The 2003 K-1 WGP in Fukuoka, Japan, gathers around some of the best kickboxers under one ceiling.

The tournament consists of 7 K-1 rules super fights and the event serves as a general repetition for the fighters before the big tournament that takes place t the end of the year in Tokyo. Continue reading “Instant classic: Remy Bonjasky – Semmy Schilt 2003 (video)”

The Karate Roots of Michael Jai White

It’s hard to say too much about Michael Jai White, whether you’re talking about his talents (seven black belts, dozens of major acting roles, and even more television roles), or him as a person (former special education teacher, also just plain nice).

The first, White, began learning was actually jujutsu, but, his first black belt was in Kyokushin karate. This is no doubt an important style to him to this day. So, it’s not surprising that one of the ways he would choose to give back to the martial arts community would be teaching to the next generation of martial artists! Continue reading “The Karate Roots of Michael Jai White”

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”