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XVII KWU International Summer Camp 2023 – full information

Join us at the XVII KWU International Summer Camp 2023!

Calling all martial arts enthusiasts! This summer, get ready to immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience at the XVII KWU International Summer Camp. 

Participants from all corners of the globe will gather to learn, train, and grow together. Led by world-renowned martial arts masters, this camp offers a unique opportunity to enhance your skills and deepen your understanding of various disciplines.

From Kyokushin and Kickboxing to Full Contact and Muay Thai, there’s something for everyone! With a wide range of workshops, seminars, and intense training sessions, this camp promises to challenge and inspire you to push your limits. 

But it’s not all about training! Connect with fellow martial artists, forge lifelong friendships, and embrace the spirit of camaraderie. Enjoy exciting cultural exchanges, engaging activities, and breathtaking adventures that will create memories to last a lifetime. 

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to train with the best in the world and embark on an unforgettable martial arts journey. Register now and be part of the XVII KWU International Summer Camp 2023! 

Get the information you need and secure your spot today. Let’s train, learn, and grow together! 

International summer camp will be held in accordance with the international calendar of the Bulgarian Karate Kyokushin Federation (BKKF) with the purpose:

  • strengthening the friendship between members of international organizations of KWU;
  • increasing the level of mastery of participants (they must be at age over 14 years old, over 6 kyu, and prize winners of international and national tournaments);
  • improving the qualification of coaches;
  • Examinations for new style qualifications /kyu and dan/.

Dates: International summer camp will be held from 02.07.2023 to 09.07.2023.

02 July – Arrival of the teams and General meeting
03 July – seminar of the judges
03,04,05,06,07,08 July – Training days
04 July – KWU World Varna Cup for juniors and cadets (14-15, 16-17,18-21 years)
05 July – KWU World Cup Open category for men and women
08 July – kyu/dan examinations for new style qualifications; SENSHI 17 
09 July – Departure of the teams.

Venue of the International Summer Training camp: Kamchia, 34 km to the South of Varna

The organizer reserves the right to change the schedule of sports and technical activities, taking into account the number of participants in the event.

Financial conditions:

The organizers will provide:

To all competitors in the KWU WORLD CUP OPEN CATEGORY and KWU WORLD CUP VARNA – one coach per country, KWU national country representative* – accommodation, food, and transfers from and to the airport Varna (02/07/2023 Varna airport – Kamchia, 09/07/2023 Kamchia – Varna airport).

 *If competitors from a given country participate in both competitions, the Organizers bear the costs of transfers, accommodation, and food for one KWU national representative and 2 coaches (one per competition).

For XVII KWU International Summer Camp participants**only transfers from and to Varna airport (02/07/2023 Varna airport – Kamchia, 09/07/2023 Kamchia – Varna airport). Participants in the XVII KWU International Summer Camp are required to contact a representative to make their reservation and pay in advance for their stay.

**For information regarding the cost of staying at camp for participants, please get in touch with us at We can provide you with more details about accommodation and payment options.


Shihan Akira Masuda (Japan) 
Shihan Francisco Filho (Brazil)
Shihan Ryu Narushima (Japan) 
Shihan Asen Asenov (Bulgaria)
Shihan Glaube Feitosa (Brazil)
Sensei Ewerton Teixeira (Brazil)
Sensei Zahari Damyanov (Bulgaria)
Sensei Petar Martinov (Bulgaria)
Sensei Nicholas Pettas (Japan)
Sensei Yusuke Fujii (Japan) 
Sensei Jan Soukup (Czechia)


Ernesto Hoost (Netherlands)
Peter Aerts (Netherlands)
Shihan Sam Greco (Australia)
Albert Kraus (Netherlands)
Andy Souwer (Netherlands)

Instructors KWU OPEN:

Shihan Semmy Schilt (Netherlands)
Sensei Andrews Nakahara (Brazil)

Registration: Application forms must be sent to Deadline: 09.06.2023

Provision and application form: Provision KWU Camp 2023

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