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IFK Switzerland: 23rd IFK Swiss Summer Camp

On 22nd to 27th July 2017 the 23rd IFK Summer Camp

was held in Willisau in the central part of Switzerland

Swiss Summer Camp

141 Karatekas from 13 Dojos of IFK Switzerland Kyokushinkai attended.

During the five days tree training sessions were run daily. During the morning session the black belts was instructed with knife and Tonfas. Monday evening was a special Kyokushin Judge/Referee -Course held for the black and brown belts.

Following instructors led sessions:

  • Shihan David Pickthall, 7th DAN, main instructor
  • Shihan Klaus Ming, 7th DAN
  • Shihan Eddy Gabathuler, 7th DAN
  • Shihan Beat Näpflin, 6th DAN
  • Shihan Ruth Näpflin, 6th DAN
  • Shihan Raphael Gauch, 5th DAN
  • Shihan Fadil Haxhosaj, 5th DAN
  • Shihan Anton Gansner, 5th DAN

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