Tag Archives: South Africa

The 1st Limpopo Province Kyu Grading Test

Date: July 29, 2017
Place: Impala Park Sport Hall (Phalaborwa region), Limpopo Province, South Africa
Organizers/host: Sempai Sydeck Monyela, and WKO Contact Sensei Medupi Robert Lechelele

This event was the first grading (Kyu grading, white to brown belt) in Namakgale, Phalaborwa region.

The 14th Annual Western Cape Exchange Tournament

Date: April 1, 2017
Place: Bellville, South Africa
Organizer: South Africa Branch Chief Deen Daniels

297 fighters, junior and senior, from Western Cape and other regions registered for our annual event, held at the Goodwood Civic Centre in Bellville on April 1, 2017.

The 6th Matlosana Cup Karate Tournament

Date: March 11, 2017
Place: Banquet hall, Klerksdorp Town, North West Province, South Africa
Organizer: South Africa Branch Chief Thomas Sindephi Mayekani

Again, Shinkyokushinkai Matlosana under the leadership of Sensei Thomas Mayekani has hosted a very successful, well organized and well attended annual tournament, the 6th Matlosana Cup Karate Tournament.

South Africa-Matlosana Region Kyu Grading Test 2016

Date: October 29, 2016
Place: Klerksdorp Recreation Centre Hall, North West Province, South Africa
Organizer: WKO Branch Chief Thomas Sindephi Mayekani

The last junior belts grading (Kyu grading, white to brown belt) in 2016 was attended by 145 students, all taking the kyu grading test.

WKO Shinkyokushinkai All Africa Championship 2016, Seminar & Exam

Date: September 16-19, 2016
Venue: uMlazi Indoor Spots Centre, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa
Organizer/Host: WKO Africa Region President Isaac Mashinini and WKO South Africa

The tournament held on September 17 was successful, with a total of 62 fighters from five countries