Kazakhstan Almaty Summer Camp 2018

Date: July 10-20, 2018
Place: Almaty, Lyceum Arystan, Kazakhstan
Organizer: Kazakhstan Branch Chief Adilbek Irsembetov

Traditional Summer Camp of Irsembetov Branch in the Alatau Mountains was held on July 10-20, 2018. A hundred students took a part in this camp.

Brazil Regional Championship & Seminar

Date: April 7-8, 2018
Place: Coxim, Mato Grosso do Sul
Organizer: Brazil Branch

On April 7-8, the Regional Championship and technical seminar were held in the city of Coxim, Mato Grosso do Sul.

The 7th Iraqi Youth Karate Championship

Date: July 22, 2018
Place: Baghdad, Iraq
Organizer: Iraq Branch Chief Ayad Al Khafaji

On July 22, the 7th Iraqi Youth Karate Championship was held in Baghdad, under the patronage and sponsorship of the Iraqi Ministry of Youth and Sport, the Iraqi Central Union, the Iraqi Shinkyokushinkai Committee (led by Branch Chief Ayad Al Khafaji), and the attendance and supervision of Shihan Hachem Makki, WKO Board Member for the Middle East Region.

Message from WKO President (August 2018)

Dear Branch Chiefs and Contacts,
Thank you for your daily cooperation for the further development of WKO.
We are currently in the middle of a very hot summer in Japan, but I hope that all of you are doing well in your country and region. WKO Headquarters is receiving news of camps and seminars being held around the world, and it is good to see all of you training hard with strong Kiai.

The dates and venue for the 12th World Open Karate Championship have been decided!

The dates and venue for the 12th World Open Karate Championship have been decided in the following manner.