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WKF expecting Karate1 Premier League event in Rotterdam to break participation records

WKF expecting Karate1 Premier League event in Rotterdam to break participation records

David Kiue March 4, 2017 Comments Off on WKF expecting Karate1 Premier League event in Rotterdam to break participation records

The World Karate Federation (WKF) are expecting the upcoming Karate1 Premier League event in Rotterdam to continue the trend of breaking participation records as over 1,100 athletes have already entered the competition. Rotterdam is

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The Karate Women – A self-defense class at Sport&Health draws women from Virginia and D.C.

The Karate Women – A self-defense class at Sport&Health draws women from Virginia and D.C.

Autobot Prime July 11, 2015 1

It’s time to expand your horizons. Gyms are no longer just a place where members can break a sweat and get in shape. Gyms can also provide a venue for enhancing lives overall. This

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Video: Sign the petition to have Karate included in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan

Video: Sign the petition to have Karate included in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan

Autobot Prime December 24, 2014 Comments Off on Video: Sign the petition to have Karate included in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan

Do you want Karate included in the Olympics? Then sign the petition “KARATE INTO THE OLYMPICS 2020” http://chn.ge/1EZVchy  空手道の2020年東京オリンピック正式種目採用を希望します Looking forward to the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Japan Karatedo Federation, in coordination with the WKF,

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Gichin Funakoshi inducted into the Kocosports Combat Sports Hall of Fame

Gichin Funakoshi inducted into the Kocosports Combat Sports Hall of Fame

Scott Adams December 21, 2014 Comments Off on Gichin Funakoshi inducted into the Kocosports Combat Sports Hall of Fame

Gichin Funakoshi (船越 義珍 Funakoshi Gichin, November 10, 1868 – April 26, 1957) is the founder of Shotokan Karate-Do, perhaps the most widely known style of karate, and is attributed as being the “father of modern karate”. Following the teachings of Anko

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Mas Oyama inducted into the Kocosports Combat Sports Hall of Fame

Mas Oyama inducted into the Kocosports Combat Sports Hall of Fame

Scott Adams December 20, 2014 Comments Off on Mas Oyama inducted into the Kocosports Combat Sports Hall of Fame

Masutatsu Oyama (大山 倍達 Ōyama Masutatsu, July 27th, 1923 – April 26, 1994), more commonly known as Mas Oyama, was a karate master who founded Kyokushin Karate, considered the first and most influential style of full contact karate. He was born Choi Yeong-eui (Hangul: 최영의 Hanja:

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Video: WKF World Karate Championships – “The Greatest Karate Show in the World”

Video: WKF World Karate Championships – “The Greatest Karate Show in the World”

Autobot Prime October 24, 2014 Comments Off on Video: WKF World Karate Championships – “The Greatest Karate Show in the World”

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Video: Get ready for the World Karate Championships 2014 in Bremen, Germany

Video: Get ready for the World Karate Championships 2014 in Bremen, Germany

Autobot Prime September 2, 2014 Comments Off on Video: Get ready for the World Karate Championships 2014 in Bremen, Germany

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Southeast Asian Games add Floorball but kick out Karate, Wrestling & Weightlifting

Southeast Asian Games add Floorball but kick out Karate, Wrestling & Weightlifting

Gerry O'Neill May 3, 2014 1

Floorball, a hockey-like game popular in Singapore, will make its debut in the 2015 Southeast Asian Games hosted by the city-state, while karate, weightlifting and wrestling are out, organisers said. There will be 402

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Boston karate club to hold international competition

Boston karate club to hold international competition

Gerry O'Neill October 12, 2013 Comments Off on Boston karate club to hold international competition

The Traditional Karate Academy Boston will host the third European Traditional Karate Children’s Cup later this month. More than 200 youngsters, aged between six and 13 and representing many countries from the continent, will

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South Kanara, India, will add Karate as a mandatory part of the curriculum for female high school students

South Kanara, India, will add Karate as a mandatory part of the curriculum for female high school students

Gerry O'Neill September 13, 2013 Comments Off on South Kanara, India, will add Karate as a mandatory part of the curriculum for female high school students

Will a 12-day course for teachers and 30-hour for students help any, wonder trainers About 161 government high schools teachers and 11 Morarji Desai school teachers in Dakshina Kannada district will start learning Karate

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Karate star Bailey Baker cooks up world bid after British gold

Karate star Bailey Baker cooks up world bid after British gold

Gerry O'Neill September 13, 2013 Comments Off on Karate star Bailey Baker cooks up world bid after British gold

Bailey Baker battled his way to gold at the British International Open and vowed to push for karate world medal glory. Baker fought hard for the honour at the event at the stunning Emirates

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Chuck Norris says “as a six-time world karate champion” Obama should listen to his advice on Syria

Chuck Norris says “as a six-time world karate champion” Obama should listen to his advice on Syria

David Kiue September 10, 2013 Comments Off on Chuck Norris says “as a six-time world karate champion” Obama should listen to his advice on Syria

Conservative actor Chuck Norris is using his experience “as a six-time world karate champion” to advise President Barack Obama not to attack Syria because he says that the only threat the country poses “is

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Belfast karate expert James Brunton crowned UK’s “Champion of Champions”

Belfast karate expert James Brunton crowned UK’s “Champion of Champions”

David Kiue September 9, 2013 Comments Off on Belfast karate expert James Brunton crowned UK’s “Champion of Champions”

Karate international James Brunton took on the mantle of ‘Champion of Champions’ as he won the British Open male senior title at the weekend, plus a championship title in his own weight category. The

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8 year old boy uses Karate to save his life after savage “animal like” attack from his father’s ex

8 year old boy uses Karate to save his life after savage “animal like” attack from his father’s ex

Gerry O'Neill September 5, 2013 Comments Off on 8 year old boy uses Karate to save his life after savage “animal like” attack from his father’s ex

An 8-year-old Maryland boy using karate moves was able to escape what police are calling an attempted murder overnight last weekend. Helen Marie Newsome, 26, is accused of breaking into a Landover home where

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Karate skills come to woman’s rescue when attacker grabs her by the throat

Karate skills come to woman’s rescue when attacker grabs her by the throat

Gerry O'Neill September 5, 2013 Comments Off on Karate skills come to woman’s rescue when attacker grabs her by the throat

In a classic case of hit them where it hurts, a 37-year-old woman on Wednesday overpowered a chain-snatcher and thrashed him using her karate skills in Naranpura, India The incident happened in the morning when Jigna Vyas, a

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