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The CAKO Women Eliminatory and Honduras Men Eliminatory for the 12th World Karate Championship

Date: March 16, 2019
Place: UNITEC University Multi Sport Arena, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Organizer: Honduras Branch

Honduras hosted the fighters eliminatory for the upcoming World Open Championship to be held in Tokyo next November.

All KPK Children Cup Full Contact Shinkyokushin Karate Tournament

Date: March 31, 2019
Place: Peshawar, KPK, Pakistan
Organizer: Branch Chief Sahib Zada Al Hadi

Under the supervision of WKO Pakistan Branch Chief Sahib Zada Al Hadi organized the All KPK Full Contact Shinkyokushin Karate Tournament on 31 March 2019 at Peshawar KPK.

South Africa Daniels Branch “Aka vs Shiro” Tournament 2019

Date: April 6, 2019
Place: Goodwood, South Africa
Organizer: WKO South Africa Branch Chief Deen Daniels

The Daniels Branch “Aka vs Shiro” Tournament was held on April 6 (Sat.) in the town of Goodwood, situated in the northern suburb of Cape Town.

Slovakian Open 2019

Date: March 23, 2019
Place: Dunajska Streda, Slovakia
Organizer: WKO Slovakia (Branch Chief/Country Representative Janos Markovics)

The biggest tournament of the year, the Slovakian Open was held in Dunajská Streda. 330 competitors from 33 clubs in 5 countries (Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia). 55 competitors were from the WKO Slovakia Branch (Seishin Karate Klub).

China Branch Dan Test &Training Seminar

Date: March 22-25, 2019
Place: Shanghai, China
Organizer: China Branch Chief YingJie Sun

The representatives of China Shihan Koichi Okumura/Shihan Keiji Okumura and the new Branch Chief YingJie Sun organized a Dan test and a training seminar with the World Lightweight Champion Harutaka Okazaki in Shanghai, China, on March 22nd-25th, 2019.