Tag: IFK Russia

World Karate day with Shihan Alexey Gorokhov

On October 8, in the Nizhny Novgorod’ School of the Olympic Reserve,

Shihan Alexey Gorokhov

was held a general training, dedicated to the International Karate Day. Training session was under the leadership of Shihan Alexey Gorokhov and leading instructors of the National Sports Foundation “Sport Federation of Kyokushinkai” Continue reading “World Karate day with Shihan Alexey Gorokhov”

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”