Promising Karatekas shock at Mediterranean Karate Federations Union Championships
The Mediterranean Karate Federations Union Championships held this past weekend in Toledo (Spain) showcased the thrilling and arduous quest to success in this ancient discipline, as rising Karatekas surprised Karate Stars to win gold in the memora [...]
WKF present at Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro
The WKF consolidated its strong ties with the Paralympic movement and stated its intention to promote Para-Karate, as a delegation of the World Karate Federation visited the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The contingent of the World Karate Fe [...]
Turkey top medal table of Karate 1-Premier League in Istanbul
Local athletes took Turkish Karate to the top of the podium of Karate 1-Premier League in Istanbul after an outstanding performance in the last day of competition. Karate Star Enes Erkan paved hosts’ way to glory in a remarkable participatio [...]
Pan American upcoming stars crowned in PKF Junior, Cadet & U21 Championships
The city of Guayaquil (Ecuador) hosted the 28th edition of the PKF Junior, Cadet & U21 Championships. Over 700 youngsters from 22 countries gathered during a week of competition to clash for gold and to showcase their outstanding abilities in  [...]
Japanese Karatekas top World University Karate Championship
Japan claimed the top position of the final standings of the 2016 FISU World University Karate Championship celebrated in Braga (Portugal) and extended their domination in the event. Japanese Karatekas finished the tournament with a tally of nine  [...]
Karate continues celebrating historic moment
The world of Karate keeps showing gratitude and excitement a week after the historic decision of the International Olympic Committee to add Karate in the sport programme of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. As the ancient discipline celebrates the one [...]
Karate is in the Olympic Games. The 129th Session of the International Olympic Committee being held in Rio de Janeiro has decided to incorporate the sport of Karate in the programme of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. This decision represents an outs [...]
Turkey tops the medal table of European Karate Championships for Regions
Host country of Turkey finished on top position of the European Karate Championships for Regions celebrated this past weekend. The Turkish city of Kocaeli staged the 14th edition of the event that gathers athletes representing their regions of ori [...]
Two successful continental championships feature Karate’s worldwide dimension
While the world of Karate is fast approaching the most crucial times of its history, two of the flagship events of the sport celebrated in May have helped this ancient discipline to showcase the global magnitude of Karate. The 2016 Karate European [...]
Brazilian Karatekas dominate in last day of Pan American Championships
Karatekas of the host country prevailed in the last day of the 2016 Karate Pan American Championships to take Brazil to the top of the final podium of the tournament held in Rio de Janeiro. Much to the delight of local fans, Brazil wrapped-up the  [...]
French and Spanish Karatekas top final podium of Karate European Championships
Montpellier, France, May 8, 2016. The thrilling 2016 Karate European Championships ended Sunday with a final day of competition that crowned France and Spain as dominating forces of continental Karate. French heroes Alexandra Recchia and Steven Da [...]
On the 16th of December, the IOC President Mr. Thomas Bach visited Ukraine for the 25th anniversary of the Ukraine NOC. The President of the Ukraine Karate Federation Sergii Levchuck took part in the event and had the opportunity to meet Mr. Bach. [...]