Tag: Shihan Aleksandr Pichkunov

Message from General Secretary of KWU Shihan Aleksandr Pichkunov

Dear friends!

It’s been quite a while that we live in a new reality.

I sincerely hope that none of you and your beloved ones were affected by this disease, I hope that all of you saved your jobs and have all the opportunities to provide for your families, I hope that you are just waiting with your family for these turbulent days to pass. Continue reading “Message from General Secretary of KWU Shihan Aleksandr Pichkunov”

Back to the roots: KWU International Professional League (Part 2)

In 2019 SENSHI fight nights showcased a completely “new” KWU International Professional League rules. The battles are full contact with head strikes, allowing even throws and elbow strikes.

With the first SENSHI gala, the organizers presented this idea. There was one fight under these rules, but the second edition of SENSHI presented four full contact clashes.

At the beginning of July, the XIII International KWU Summer Camp was held in Kamchia, with a record number of 1618 participants and trainers from 28 countries. The rules of the KWU International Professional League were presented to karatekas. A technical seminar, a refereeing seminar, karate training, and special training seminars were held with Semmy Schilt and Peter Aerts. Some of the most successful fighters of the K-1 era and Schilt is a karate specialist, too. Continue reading “Back to the roots: KWU International Professional League (Part 2)”

VIP guests of SENSHI with a seminar on KWU International Professional League

World stars in martial arts arrive in Bulgaria for the fifth edition of SENSHI. The much-anticipated fight show is scheduled for February 22 at the Palace of Culture and Sports in Varna. 

The honorary guests include three Dutch kickboxing legends – four-time K-1 champions Ernesto Hoost and Semmy Schilt, as well as three-time K-1 champion Peter Aerts. Continue reading “VIP guests of SENSHI with a seminar on KWU International Professional League”

New year’s seminar with Shihan Aleksandr Pichkunov

11-12 January 2020 in Krakow, Poland at the Sports Hall of the MDK Scout House was held a seminar with the participation of 118 Dojo Operators, instructors, and players.

The training was led by Shihan Alexander Pichkunov 5 dan – medalist of the Kyokushin World Cup, he trained and fought in Tokyo in K-1 together with Shihan Francisco Filho for 6 years. Continue reading “New year’s seminar with Shihan Aleksandr Pichkunov”