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WKF General Secretary is the…

WKF General Secretary is the Executive Director of all SportAccord Multi-Sports Games

New appointments to secure SportAccord's steady developmentLausanne, 16 Jul... Read more

Karate in the 2015 European …

Karate in the 2015 European Games

The WKF President Antonio Espinós, in his quality of European Karate Federa... Read more

Antonio Espinos new Vice-Pre…

Antonio Espinos new Vice-President of SportAccord

At the recommendation of the new SportAccord President Marius L. Vizer, on ... Read more

Portugal Karate Federation p…

It is with deep sorrow and grief that we are announcing the passing away of... Read more

KARATE not shortlisted for B…

KARATE not shortlisted for Buenos Aires

The Karate Family feels very proud of its extraordinary evolution in the la... Read more

27th PKF Senior Championship…

27th PKF Senior Championships

The 27th PKF Senior Championships took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, be... Read more

15th IOC World Conference on…

15th IOC World Conference on Sport

The WKF President attended the 15th IOC World Conference on Sport for All i... Read more

Sports Exhibition in Abu Dh…

 Sports Exhibition in Abu Dhabi

On the second week of April, a Sports Exhibition took place in Abu Dhabi. T... Read more

Turkey Prime Minister, Karat…

Turkey Prime Minister, Karate Black Belt

The President of Turkish Karate Federation and EC Member of WKF Mr. Esat De... Read more

Strong message from Balkan k…

Strong message from Balkan karate athletes

"The K is on the way" declared by approx. 1500 athletes in the opening cere... Read more

WKF President in UAE

 WKF President in UAE

The WKF President's office met last week with the UAE NF and NOC authoritie... Read more

WKF President visited Tokyo

WKF President visited Tokyo

The WKF President visited Tokyo from 15th to 18th January, as a very import... Read more

Everything is Karate

Everything is Karate

The World Karate Federation has presented to the IOC Program Commission, hi... Read more

IOC members visit the 21st W…

IOC members visit the 21st World Championships

IOC PROGRAMME COMMISSION MEMBERS AT THE 21st World Senior Karate Championsh... Read more

WKF, absolutely successful o…

WKF, absolutely successful on fight against Doping

"In last 7 years that I have been in charge of WKF_AD, total numbers of Dop... Read more

Athletes commission election…

Athletes commission elections

The elections for the Athletes Commission took place at Bercy Sports Hall d... Read more

Karate for Everyone

Karate for Everyone

During the World Championships in Paris, for the first time WKF implemented... Read more

Annual General Assembly of t…

Annual General Assembly of the OCA

The annual General Assembly of the OCA (Olympic Committees of Asia) took pl... Read more

Let the World discover Karat…

Let the World discover Karate

WKF is to launch the first World Karate Day. Called the 'K Day', this event... Read more

The WKF and Peace & Spor…

The WKF and Peace & Sport

The 3rd edition of the « Great lakes friendship games », took place last we... Read more

Regensburg Karate Evolution

Regensburg Karate Evolution

The results of the Regensburg Karate Evolution are published by the profess... Read more

Referee Seminar in Congo

Referee Seminar in Congo

From the 21 to the 24th of June, the WKF expert Giusseppe Zaccaro travelled... Read more

Antonio Espinos Interview in…

Antonio Espinos Interview in ATR

(ATR) "With all respect to the others," Antonio Espinos tells Around the Ri... Read more

WKF in Quebec SportAccord Co…

WKF in Quebec SportAccord Convention

The World Karate Federation presence in Quebec SportAccord Convention last ... Read more

Saudi School Sports:Meeting …

Saudi School Sports:Meeting the Minister of Education

The President of the World Karate Federation Mr. Antonio Espinós met in Jed... Read more

WKF TC Meeting in Okinawa

WKF TC Meeting in Okinawa

Last 17th, 18th and 19th May, at the Arts University of Okinawa (Japan), th... Read more

WKF introducing ADAMS

WKF introducing ADAMS

World Karate Federation (WKF) has successfully completed the implementation... Read more

ANOC General Assembly

ANOC General Assembly

   The President and the General Secretary of the WKF have been ... Read more

WKF meeting with the Preside…

WKF meeting with the President of Ukrainian NOC - IOC

A meeting between the WKF General Secretary Mr. George Yerolimpos and the P... Read more

Annual General Meeting of PA…

Annual General Meeting of PASO

From the 6th to the 8th of March the WKF President attended in México city ... Read more

IOC World Conference Women a…

IOC World Conference Women and Sport

Mrs. Carmela Diaz, WKF Women and Sport Commission Chair, assisted to the IO... Read more

WKF President visited Palest…

WKF President visited Palestin

The WKF President visited Palestine and the Palestinian Karate Federation i... Read more

Mr. Jacques Delcourt memoria…

Mr. Jacques Delcourt memorial

The burial and funeral for the WKF Honorary President Mr. Jacques Delcourt,... Read more

Karate family lost his honor…

Karate family lost his honorary president Jacques Delcourt

Mr Delcourt was born on 21st August 1928 in Northern France. At the age of ... Read more

WKF Women Commission

WKF Women Commission

On the occasion of the 7th World Junior & Cadet Championships being hel... Read more

UFAK General Secretary in AA…

UFAK General Secretary in AASC

The UFAK General Secretary, Mr. Mohamed Paraiso, has been elected as 3rd Vi... Read more

WKF Working Breakfast

WKF Working Breakfast

On the occasion of the 7th World Junior & Cadet Championships being hel... Read more

WKF Coach briefing in Malays…

WKF Coach briefing in Malaysia

On 12th October, 244 coaches attended a Briefing at the HQ Hotel, the WKF T... Read more

WKF working group for the ne…

WKF working group for the new competition rules

The WKF working group for the new Kumite competition rules met in Istanbul ... Read more

WKF Sports Commission

WKF Sports Commission

The WKF Sports Commission met in Madrid Headquarters last 16th of July in o... Read more

WKF President receives the O…

WKF President receives the Olympic Order

The WKF President Mr. Antonio Espinós received the Olympic Order of the Spa... Read more

Arab Games in Doha

Arab Games in Doha

The WKF President attended the Arab Games in Doha (Qatar) between the 18th ... Read more

Sudden death of Mr. Michel M…

Sudden death of Mr. Michel Mengome

The World Karate Federation has suffered another loss by the sudden death o... Read more

Antonio Espinos, re-elected …

Antonio Espinos, re-elected as EKF President

During the Congress which took place on the occasion of the 46th European S... Read more

William Millerson was presen…

William Millerson was presented with the medal of honor of the Dutch Queen

On April 29, 2011 William Millerson, WKF first vice president and PKF presi... Read more

Antonio Espinos, re-elected …

During the Congress which took place on the occasion of the XX World Seni... Read more

Antonio Espinos re-elected a…

Antonio Espinos re-elected as Sportaccord Executive Council member representing ARISF

2011 Sportaccord convention was successfully concluded last week in London.... Read more

40 years anniversary of Mast…

40 years anniversary of Master Yasunari Ishimi

On the 27th November took place in Madrid the celebration of the 40 years a... Read more

New chairwoman for the WKF A…

New chairwoman for the WKF Athletes Commission

HR.H Sheikha Maitha Al Maktoum was appointed with an unanimous decision of ... Read more

SKF meets with Prince Sultan…

SKF meets with Prince Sultan Bin Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz

A visit has been done to His Royal Hiness Prince Sultan Bin Fahd Bin A... Read more

Winter Olympics 2018 – Candi…

Winter Olympics 2018 – Candidate City Munich – Karate provides sportambassador

Since the executiveconference of the IOC on June 22th, Munich is "Candidate... Read more

Information on IOC Executive…

In the aftermath of the decision of the IOC Executive Board last 13th Augus... Read more

WKF presentation before the …

A WKF delegation leaded by the WKF President, Antonio Espinos and composed ... Read more


On Thursday the 17th December 2009 Terry Connell and Mike Billman met up wi... Read more


Bernard Cherix was born 6 July 1927 in Val d'Illiez, a small village near M... Read more

Commonwealth Sports Awards …

The WKF Executive Committee member and OKF President, Mrs. Makarita Lenoa h... Read more

AIPS Poll: Karate and Rugby …

LAUSANNE, August 12, 2009 - Members of the International Sports Press Assoc... Read more

Congress of ANOCA

The WKF President Mr. Antonio Espinós travelled to from the 4th to the 8th ... Read more

Mediterranean Games

The city of Pescara, Italy, is the host of the 16th Mediterranean Games. Th... Read more

MA & CS Games

The Martial Arts & Combat Sports Games coordination committee met in Be... Read more

Integration through Sport Fe…

On Saturday the 20th September took place in the club "Lotus" of Eppertshau... Read more

CKO Coaching Seminar

With strong support of WKF, the Coaching Seminar specially designed for Chi... Read more

WKF president visited Jakart…

The President Mr. Antonio Espinós visited Jakarta from the 6th to the 8th D... Read more

Medical Commission meeting h…

During the Medical Commission meeting held in Tokyo, on 12th November 2008,... Read more

19th WKF Championships Congr…

The WKF Congress held during the 19th World Karate Championships in Tokyo w... Read more

ODEPA/PASO Annual Congress

Last 11th October, the WKF President made a presentation of the World Karat... Read more

An unexpected loss for the W…

The WKF Executive Committee has all of a sudden lost one of its members as ... Read more

Karate in short IOC list aga…

Karate has been once again selected in the short list of the International ... Read more

R.O.Moldova, New WKF Member

The National Karate Federation of the Republic of Moldova, Presided by Mr. ... Read more






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