Great Britain Technical Seminar 2018

Date: October 20, 2018
Place: Wales, Great Britain
Organizer: Great Britain Branch Chief Alwyn Heath

On October 20, the Great Britain Branch held a technical seminar in Wales.

South Africa-Matlosana Region Kyu Grading Test 2018

Date: October 27, 2018
Place: Alabama Hall, Klerksdorp, North West Province, South Africa
Organizers/host: WKO Branch Chief, Sensei Thomas Sindephi Mayekani

The 2018 junior belts grading (Kyu grading, white to brown belt) was attended by 151 students taking the kyu grading test.

Camille Ohan Branch Judges Workshop

Date: October 18, 2018
Place: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Organizer: Camille Ohan Branch

The Judges Workshop was held at FKCO Shinkyokushin Honbu Dojo in preparation for the 22nd Camille Ohan Branch North American Championship.

Message from WKO President (November 2018)

Dear Branch Chiefs and Contacts,

Thank you for your kind support towards the further development of WKO.
This newsletter includes the list of competitors for each country/region for the next World Championship. This framework is based on consideration of the recent increase in affiliated countries, overall balance of the number of members in each country, and other important factors, so I hope for your kind understanding towards the matter. Please send the competitor application forms for each country and region by the deadline of June 30, 2019.

Vatican City State has joined WKO as the 97th affiliated country and region

Vatican City State (Contact: Antonio Maria La Salandra, 1st Dan) has joined WKO to become the 97th affiliated country and region in the organization.