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Calendar 2019

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Competitions 2020

February 2020

02/02/20
4th Open Shito Ryu Karate Championships

YMCA Walthamstow, 642 Forest Road, London, E17 3EF
Organisers: Shito Ryu Karate Federation of England
Contact: Vasile Munteanu - 07438 052 254
Email: shitoryuengland@gmail.com
Click here for the bulletin (pdf)
Click here for entry forms (excel)

02/02/20
Kumite & Kata National Training

The Hub, Walsall
Kumite 09:30 - 13:30
Kata 13:30 - 17:00
Kata More details | Kumite More details

02/02/20
Para National Training

The Hub, Littleton Street, Walsall WS2 8ES
More details

09/02/20
EKF Northern Regional Kumite Squad

Calderdale College, Francis Street, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 3UZ
More details

22-23/02/20
EKF Kyu Grade Championships

Chase Leisure Centre, Stafford Road, Cannock WS11 4AL.
Click here for the bulletin & entry for (Doc)
Click here for the bulletin & entry for (PDF)
Entries for championships will be completed on Sportdata.
Please note: Members of the Regional squads are able to enter the Kyu Grades providing they are below Dan grade.

March 2020

01/03/20
East Of England Open

Northgate Sports Centre, Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, IP4 3DJ
For more information please contact 01473 256500 or info@mickblackwell.co.uk

08/03/20
14th Children’s Open Karate Championships

Boys, Girls & Cadets, - 6 years to 17 years
Penrith Leisure Centre, Southend Road, Penrith, Cumbria. CA11 8JH
CONTACT Doug James on 0797 9922800
Application Forms via email - dougjames@chojinkai.com or website www.chojinkai.com

15/03/20
Karate-Do Federation Spring Open Championship, Essex

Barking Abbey School, Woodbridge Rd, Barking, IG11 9ET
Contact: Tony Gray on 07525 498869 or KDF.Sec@gmail.com for more information. 
Full details and entry forms will follow in due course.  Closing date for entries: 8th March 2020

22/03/20
North East Open

East Durham College, Peterlee Campus, Willerby Grove, SR8 2RN
Contact Carl Jorgeson: 07984 798634 / northeastopen@yahoo.co.uk
Event programs to follow shortly.

April 2020

05/04/20
Eastern Counties

Northgate Sports Centre, Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, IP4 3DJ
For more information please contact 01473 256500 or info@mickblackwell.co.uk

19/04/20
4th CHKA Open Championships

NEW Bigger Venue: The Jean Brown Indoor Arena, Forest Road, Essex, IG6 3HD
Chief Referee: Ivor Thomas
Organisers: Robert and James Steadman
(07731855849 - info@chka-events.com
www.chka-events.com

May 2020

10/05/20
USA International Karate Open Championships

Chase Leisure Centre, Stafford Road, Cannock, WS11 4AL
Click here for Bulletin & Entry Forms (Word Doc)
Click here for Bulletin & Entry Forms (PDF)

June 2020

07/06/20
5th Karate Kid Championships

YMCA Walthamstow, 642 Forest Road, London, E17 3EF
Organisers: Elite Karate Club London
Contact: Vasile Munteanu - 07438 052 254
Email: info@elitekarateclub.net
Bulletin to follow.

14/06/20
44th Cumbria Open Karate Championships

Boys, Girls, Cadets, Juniors & Seniors - 6 years to adult
Penrith Leisure Centre, Southend Road, Penrith, Cumbria. CA11 8JH
CONTACT Doug James on 0797 9922800
Application Forms via email - dougjames@chojinkai.com or website www.chojinkai.com

21/06/20
Bushido Ryu Association presents The 3rd HX Karate Cup Open Championships 

North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax HX3 6TE
For more information and Application forms contact:
Matt Handley
Email: halifaxsportkarate@hotmail.com 
Tel 07858115031 

28/06/20
Central England 24th Open Karate Championships

University of Worcester Arena, Hyltyon Road, Worcester WR2 5JN
Email cewkakaratr@gmail.com
Click for bulletin & entry forms

July 2020

05/07/20
Wado UK Open Championships

Hull University - HU6 7TS
Event Secretary – Tony Dent tony@dent114.karoo.co.uk

18-19/07/20
EKF National Championships 2020

Oxstall Sports Park & Complex, Plock Court, Tewkesbury Road, Gloucester GL2 9DW.
Entries for championships will be completed on sportdata.

August 2020

16/08/20
North East Open

East Durham College, Peterlee Campus, Willerby Grove, SR8 2RN
Contact Carl Jorgeson: 07984 798634 / northeastopen@yahoo.co.uk
Event programs to follow shortly.

September 2020

20/09/20
EKKA Karate Challenge

Northgate Sports Centre, Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, IP4 3DJ
For more information please contact 01473 256500 or info@mickblackwell.co.uk

October 2020

11/10/20
Central England 8th International Open

University of Worcester Arena, Hyltyon Road, Worcester WR2 5JN
Email cewkakaratr@gmail.com
Click for bulletin & entry forms

11/10/20
Karate-Do Federation Autumn Open Championship, Essex

Barking Abbey School, Woodbridge Rd, Barking, IG11 9ET
Contact: Tony Gray on 07525 498869 or KDF.Sec@gmail.com for more information. 
Full details and entry forms will follow in due course.  Closing date for entries: 4th October 2020

25/10/20
6th ELITE International Open

SportsDock, University of East London, London, E16 2RD
Organisers: Elite Karate Club London
Contact: Vasile Munteanu - 07438 052 254
Email: info@elitekarateclub.net
Bulletin to follow.

25/10/20
EKKA Invitational Championship

Northgate Sports Centre, Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, IP4 3DJ
For more information please contact 01473 256500 or info@mickblackwell.co.uk

31/10/20
Manchester Youth Karate Open Championships

Wright Robinson Sports College, Abbey Hey Lane, Manchester, M18 8TL
Organisers: Ian Swain 
Mobile 07812 351 831  
Email: saledojo@hotmail.com
Bulletin to follow.

November 2020

01/11/20
BIKO Open Competition 2020

Harlow Leisure Zone, Second Avenue, Harlow, Essex, CM20 3DT
Click for entry pack (PDF)
Click for entry pack (Doc)

29/11/20
Nissan North East Open

Nissan Sports & Leisure Complex, Washington Road, Sunderland, SR5 3NS
Contact Carl Jorgeson: 07984 798634 / nissankaratecomp@yahoo.com
Event programs to follow shortly.

29/11/20
EKKA East Anglian Champs

Northgate Sports Centre, Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, IP4 3DJ
For more information please contact 01473 256500 or info@mickblackwell.co.uk

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Member's & Referee's Courses 2020

March 2020

01/03/20
Kumite Seminar by Cesar Martinez Blanes- National Kumite Coach of Spain for Cadets, Juniors and U21.

YMCA Walthamstow, 642 Forest Road, London, E17 3EF
Organisers: NIKITA SPORT CLUB
Contact: Jorge Hernandez - 07472231531
Email: nikita.sport.club@gmail.com
Click for poster & more details
Click for entry form

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