Tag: World Championship

KWUCHAMP 2017 with new city host and new dates

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As you know Kyokushin World Union – KWU changed the city, country and dates for the 3rd World championship – KWUCHAMP – among men and women in weight categories. And…. the new city is Yekaterinburg, the capital of Ural! Beautiful city with a lot of history and of course with a lot of history in […]

The 5th IFK World – I was there…

The 5th IFK World championship was supposed to be a strong competition, and it was. Some names announced were not present, but it doesn’t reduce our interest. Perhaps the absent fighters should be removed from the draw and this will leave the organizers from IFK to decide because I do not think it is fatal. I […]

IFK WORLD TOURNAMENT 2017 – online broadcasting

Before the big event, Shihan David Pickthall wrote some things, and I want to share them with you. I only copy some, and the rest you can read here Kyokushin Results Webpage.  So is the aim to still get Kyokushin into the Olympics? As a main goal this would be amazing but we have to be […]

IFK WORLD TOURNAMENT 2017 – final countdown

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The 5th IFK World championship will be one of biggest tournament for this year! And final countdown began… The registration of teams is over on time and we can see very familiar names on fighters lists. This championship will be test for WKO fighters who will participate on the 6th World weight championship in Kazakhstan on July 1-2 this […]

THE DRAW for the 6th WKO World weight championship 2017

The FINAL draw is ready and WKO published on their website. Please read the statement why the draw is change. 1. Men Heavyweight: WKO received a report that Mr. Valeri Dimitrov will not be able to participate in the Men Heavyweight Category, due to an injury he sustained during the European Championship (in Denmark) in […]

IFK WORLD TOURNAMENT 2017

IFK World Championships are tournaments with history. See here…The 1st IFK World Weight – 1997, Moscow, Russia; The 2nd IFK World Weight Category Championships – 2002, Valencia, Spain;  The 3rd IFK World – 2005, London, England; The 4th IFK World – 2013, Crawley, England and now The 5th IFK Kyokushin World Championship will be held on May 27-28, 2017 in […]