The XVII Honduras Shinkyokushin Karate Championship

The XVII Honduras Shinkyokushin Karate ChampionshipDate: September 22nd, 2018
Place: Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Organizer: Honduras Branch

Shinkyokushin Karatekas as well from other full contact karate organizations gathered together in Tegucigalpa city to test their spirit in strong battles in adults, youth, child and also in Kata.
The event had the presence of WKO Board Member for Central America, Shihan Antonio Gonzalez, and Honduras Branch Chief Nestor Cubas Alvarado. The Ambassador of Japan to Honduras, Norio Fukuta attended as the Honor Guest and gave a warm encouraging speech to the participants.
The Male and Female Open weight divisions were part of the preparation for the future international competitions like the CAKO Championship next March and the 12th World Open Championship.
The award ceremony was leaded by Ambassador Fukuta who awarded the prize winners.

Prize Winners:

Kata Open
1. Marlon Murillo
2. Angel Solano
3. Carmen Montoya

Male Open
1. Luis Carranza
2. Rudy Martinez
3. Carlos Ortiz
3. Marlon Murillo

Female Open
1. Reina Montoya
2. Ana Izaguirre
3. Egla Gattorno

Kids A
1. Marco Cerrato
2. Gabriel Linck

Kids B
1. Felipe Ekonomo
2. Gustavo Hernandez
3. Adrian Linck

Kids C
1. Samuel Gavarrete
2. Javier Molina
3. Dereck Galeano
3. Mario Moncada

Kids D
1. Sebastian Canales
2. Adrian Castillo
3. Yamir Gavarrete

Kids E
1. Daniel Padilla
2. Oscar Flores
3. Eduardo Pineda

Kids F
1. Luis Barton
2. Angel Solano
3. Miguel Perez

Girls A
1. Maria Fernanda Vindel
2. Maria Jose Vindel
3. Kristell Galeano
3. Camila Rojas

Girls B
1. Marcela Molina
2. Angeles Flores

Youth Female
1. Samantha Flores
2. Valeria Ciliezar

Male Youth Lightweight
1. William Oliva
2. Douglas Castillo
3. Cristian Estrada

Male Youth Heavyweight
1. Rommel Gavarrete
2. Jason Maradiaga
3. Marco Maradiaga