9th Shinkyokushin SWISS – OPEN Juniors-Championship 2014

Organizer: Shihan Peter Steinmann, WKO Branch Chief Switzerland

The 9th Shinkyokushin Swiss Open Juniors Championship held on April 12 in Stans was one of the biggest international juniors tournament in Europe, with 237 competitors from 15 countries:


MANGA “What is Samurai Spirit?”

JTB, an official travel agency of Shinkyokushinkai, has produced a manga episode “What is Samurai Spirit?” to introduce
Japanese culture, aiming to increase foreign visitors to Japan.

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The 7th French Shinkyokushinkai Open Tournament

Date: March 15-16, 2014
Place: Lille, France
Organizer: Branch Chief Pascal Rouxel, WKO France Branch

On Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th, the 7th French Shinkyokushinkai Open Tournament was held in the sport-hall of LILLE Houplin-Ancoisne, in an exceedingly friendly atmosphere with a striking show where the Shinkyokushin spirit prevailed over this weekend.

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Mazovia Max 80

Date: March 15, 2014
Place: Warsaw, Poland
Organizer: Branch Chief Tomasz Basiak, WKO Poland Branch

Another edition of Mazovia Max Tournament is finished. On Saturday, 15th of March, in sports hall Koło in Warsaw we had an opportunity to watch competition of the best men fighters below 80 kg in Europe.


Message from WKO President (March & April 2014)

Dear Branch Chiefs and Contacts,
First of all, I would like to start my message by expressing my appreciation to all of you for your warm support for our organization.