WE ARE MORE THAN HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THE EVENTS SANCTIONED BY WTKF IN 2017 ON 5 CONTINENTS!
OFFICIAL VISIT TO OKINAWA, JAPAN
DATE: FEBRUARY 28, MARCH 6, 2017
PLACE: OKINAWA, JAPAN
WTKF DEKEGATION: WLODZIMIERZ KWIECINSKI, PRESIDENT
NELSON CARRION, GENERAL SECRETARY
STEVE NAKADA, CHIEF EXECUTIVE ADVISOR
WITOLD KWIECINSKI, PR, & MEDIA DIRECTOR
The WTKF delegation is going with the official visit to Okinawa, Japan to discuss the mutual benefit and cooperation of holding a
prestigious event titled 2018 Festival World Karate-Do Renaissance in Okinawa.
We recently held our 2016 Multi-Style World Karate-Do Championships, titled 2016 Festival World Karate-Do Renaissance in Krakow,
Poland. More than 2.600 competitors from 38 countries and 20.000 spectators attended this championship. We strongly believe that we are
ready to repeat that success in 2018 in Okinawa, Japan.
CONTACT DETAILS: WTKF PRESIDENT´S OFFICE
TRADITIONAL KARATE-DO SEMINAR IN AFRICA
DATE: MARCH 13 - 21, 2017
PLACE: CAPE TOWN AND PORTH ELIZABETH (SOUTH AFRICA)
HOSTED BY: SOUTH AFRICAN TRADITIONAL KARATE FEDERATION
WTKF DELEGATION: WLODZIMIERZ KWIECINSKI 8º DAN, WTKF PRESIDENT
CRIS MANCE 7º DAN, PRESIDENT OF SOUTH AFRICAN TRADITIONAL
WITOLD KWIECINSKI 4º DAN, WTKF PR & MEDIA DIRECTOR
This traditional karate-do seminar is dedicated to karatekas from South Africa and neighbouring countries. It will be a great opportunity to
train and increase the knowledge and skills. By this event we hope to extend and strengthen the position of traditional karate do in this
part of the world and to cooperate with our Members in this region.
CONTACT DETAILS: CRIS MANCE
TRADITIONAL KARATE-DO SEMINAR IN SOUTH AMERICA
DATE: MARCH 17 - 19
PLACE: PUNTA DEL ESTE, MALDONADO (URUGUAY)
HOSTED BY: TRADITIONAL KARATE-DO FEDERATION OF URUGUAY
WTKF DELEGATION: NILTON AURIMAR TIBURCIO DE SOUZA, WTKF VICE-PRESIDENT 2
NELSON CARRION, WTKF GENERAL SECRETARY
DANIEL TOBÍAS, GENERAL SECRETARY OF TRADITIONAL KARATE-DO
FEDERATION OF URUGUAY
The purpose of WTKF seminar is the preparation to the Pan American Championship in Lima, Perú to be held on November 2017.
The countries wich will participate in this seminar are: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, México, Perú, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and
CONTACT DETAILS: DANIEL TOBÍAS
INTERNATIONAL TRADITIONAL KARATE-DO TOURNAMENT AND TRADITIONAL KARATE-DO SEMINAR
DATE: APRIL 12 - 18, 2017
PLACE: IRKUTSK (RUSSIA)
HOSTED BY: ALL-RUSSIAN TRADITIONAL KARATE FEDERATION
The Traditional Karate-Do Federation of Irkutsk Region is one the biggest members of Russian national federation having more than 500
traditional karate-do practitioners and also one very actively advancing. The National of 2015 and 2016 were organized by them, and
everybody was really impressed with the high level of organization. Considering the success achieved by the federation and it´s rapid
development the President of Traditional Karate-Do Federation of Irkutsk Region Pyotr Neupokoev was elected for the Vice-President of
the All-RTKF for 2016 - 2021.
The city of Irkutsk is a large industrial, scientific and educational center having the status of one of the seven Russian cities with the
unique historical and cultural heritage. The most famous and impressive landmark is Lake Baikal, "The Pearl od Siberia", the largest
freshwater and the world´s oldest lake attracting hundreds of thousands of tourist from around the world.
The Irkutsk State University is the first university not only in Russia but also in the world to introduce a special high education program on
traditional karate-do allowing the students to be certificated as traditional karate-do instructors. More than 25 students are studying
traditional karate-do theoretical and methodological aspects, coaching, judging and history and of course practicing Budo under the
guidance of the Traditional Karate-Do Federation of Irkutsk Region instructors.
In accordance to above we are very happy to announce that the International Traditional Karate-Do Tournament and Traditional Karate-Do
Seminar will take place on April 12 - 18, 2017 in Irkutsk, Russia.
CONTACT DETAILS: PAVEL CHERNOUSOV
More information in: www.wtkfkarate.org/wtkf-on-5-continents/