Tag: Shihan Andrzej Drewniak

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)”

KWUCHAMP: Common training before the first day

On the eve of the 5th KWU Youth World Championship

which will take place in Varna, Bulgaria on December 3rd-4th, 2016, was held common training session with special instructors.

Kancho Hatsuo Royama, Shihan David Pickthall and Shihan Andrzej Drewniak

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43. KWF East European Summer Camp 2016 (pictures)

14-17 July in Krakow, Poland was held 43. The East European Summer Camp

with the participation of 280 karatekas and coaches, including about 30 people from Armenia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Kaliningrad, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Germany, Russia and Ukraine. 

Training sessions were led by the President of EKF Shihan Antonio Pinero and Shihan Lesław Samitowski from Chicago, USA.  Continue reading “43. KWF East European Summer Camp 2016 (pictures)”