Tag: KWF Netherlands

KWF leaders will attend at the 50th Netherlands International Summercamp

Nederlandse Karate Kyokushin Organistatie share the news:

From 7 till 10 July the 50th anniversary Kyokushin Summerschool at National Sports centre Papendal will take place under the leadership of Shihan Loek Hollander in the presence of KWF’s chairman Shihan Antonio Pinero as a chief instructor.

We are proud to announce that this year’s summer camp, held at Papendal the Netherlands, will be the 50th under the leadership of the same man, Shihan Loek Hollander 9th Dan. This being said: it is the longest ongoing Kyokushin summer camp in the world, under the leadership of the same Shihan. The first edition was in 1967, only 3 years after the establishment of the Kyokushin organisation by Sosai Oyama. Continue reading “KWF leaders will attend at the 50th Netherlands International Summercamp”

KWF European Championships Full-contact Karate in Arnhem

November 25-26, 2016 will be held

European Championships Full-contact Karate in Arnhem, the Netherlands

On Friday the 25th and Saturday the 26th of November the yearly European Kyokushin Karate Championships will take place in National Sports Centre Papendal nearby Arnhem, the Netherlands.

The tournament will start at 9.30am on both days, but entrance is possible during the whole day. Adult elite fighters from all over Europe will compete for the European title on Saturday. On Friday the youth tournament will take place, as well as the adult Kata competition in which participants fight imaginary opponents. Continue reading “KWF European Championships Full-contact Karate in Arnhem”