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All Member Association's events advertised here have Association agreement that their events are in compliance with section 21.9 of the World Karate Federation statutes.

Please check with organiser of events as these could be subject to change. The EKF are not responsible for the content of individual Club/Association websites. Members wishing to add their competitions to this calendar should email: admin@englishkaratefederation.com.

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Reminder to members regarding wording on events advertised on the EKF website
The EKF welcome your event notifications, in order that they may be posted on to the calendar page without unnecessary delay, please ensure that the following statement is added to your document before sending to admin@englishkaratefederation.com

Please note that competitions advertised on the EKF website are open to members of the English Karate Federation or members of other WKF affiliated national governing bodies and competitors not in contravention of WKF statute 21.9 only. Licence checks will be carried out on the day and competitors are reminded that a valid EKF licence must be presented upon request of the organising body or its representative, failure to do so may result in entry being denied.

To enter any EKF events or training sessions you must first seek permission from your association before you register and pay.

Competitions

February

17/02/18
Junior National Kata Open Training & ‘A’ squad Cadet, Juniors & U21
Wigston
More details

18/02/18
Senior National Kata Open Training, ‘A’ squad & squad
selected for Senior Europeans,
Wigston
More details

24/02/18
National Kumite Training ‘A’ SQUADS ONLY
(Junior & Senior),
Enfield
More details

25/02/18
KSE -XI-

GL1 Leisure Centre, Bruton Way, Gloucester. GL1 1DT.
Closing Date: Sunday 18th February
Organiser: Brian Jarvis 07971 584901 / sma.jarvis@gmail.com
Download an entry form from: http://www.samurai-martialarts.co.uk/KSE112018.docx

March

11/03/18
12th Children/Cadet/Junior Open Karate Championships

Penrith Leisure Centre, Southend Road, Penrith, Cumbria. CA11 8JH
CLOSING DATE Saturday 3rd March 2018:
CONTACT Doug James 0797 9922800
Application Forms: email: chojinkai@homecall.co.uk
Website: www.chojinkai.com

18/03/18
Karate-Do Federation 6th Open Championship, Essex

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: 4th March 2018
Click here for bulletin and entry forms

25/03/17
North East Open Karate Championships

Dolphin Centre, Darlington, DL1 5RP
Organiser: Carl Jorgeson
Contact: 07984 798634
Email: northeastopen@yahoo.co.uk

April

08/04/18
2nd CHKA Open Championships

Hornchurch Sports Centre, Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM11 1JU
Chief Referee: Ivor Thomas
Organisers: Robert and James Steadman
07731855849 - info@chka-events.com
www.chka-events.com
Click here for entry forms
Click here for the coach's pack

14-16/04/18
EKF National Championsips

Leicester Sports Arena
Please note that if your club is in membership of an association entries will only be accepted via your parent association and not from individual clubs. All payments by PayPal only on sportdata.
Closing date for payments & entire 31/3/18
https://www.sportdata.org/karate/set-online/veranstaltung_info_main.php?active_menu=calendar&vernr=3697#a_eventhead

21/04/18
UKC3

Details to follow.

May

06/05/18
WKU Spring Competition

Hutton Moor Sports Center, Weston super Mare, Somerset
Contact: Sarah Brueford wku-2@outlook.com

06/05/18
Midlands Regional Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE
Diamond Dojo, 223 Gloucester Crescent, Wigston Magna LE18 4YH

12/05/18
Northern Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

British Combat Academy Wakefield Commercial Park,Bridge Road,
Hornbury West Yorkshire WF4 5NW

05 or 06/05/17
South East Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

Venue TBD

26-27/05/18
BKF 4 Nations

Leicester Arena, 31 Charter Street Leicester LE1 3UD

June

03/06/2018
3rd KARATE KID CHAMPIONSHIP

YMCA East London, 642 Forest Road, London, E17 3EF Entry closing date :
Monday 21st May Organiser : Elite Karate Club London
Contact : Vasile Munteanu / 07438052254 / info@elitekarateclub.net
Full details to follow...

10/06/18
42nd Cumbria Open Karate Championships

Penrith Leisure Centre, Southend Road, Penrith, Cumbria. CA11 8JH
CLOSING DATE Saturday 2nd June 2018: CONTACT Doug James 0797 9922800
Application Forms: email: chojinkai@homecall.co.uk
Website: www.chojinkai.com

17/06/18
Dokan Tyne Tess Open Karate Competition

Temple Park, South Shields
Contact Kev: 07939130411 k-mitch@live.co.uk
Click here for a flier
Click here for further details and the entry forms

24/06/18
HX Karate Cup Open

North Bridge Lesuire Centre
Halifax HX3 6TE
For more information please contact: Matt Handley 07858115031 / halifaxsportkarate@hotmail.com
Click for bulleting & entry forms (PDF)
Click for bulleting & entry forms (Word Doc)

20/06/17 or 01/07/17
South West Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

Venue TBD

24/06/18
Bushido Ryu Association presents The 1st HX Karate Cup Open Championships

North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax HX3 6TE
Application forms: halifaxsportkarate@hotmail.com
Contact 07858115031

July

01/07/19
Central England 22nd Open Karate Championships

Click for the bulletin

01-08/07/18
11th WKF Youth Camp

Umag (Croatia)
Click for the bulletin

22/07/18
EKF Regional Championsips

Leicester Sports Arena
Details to follow

August

05/08/18
Midlands Regional Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE
Diamond Dojo, 223 Gloucester Crescent, Wigston Magna LE18 4YH

11/08/18
Northern Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

British Combat Academy Wakefield Commercial Park,Bridge Road,
Hornbury West Yorkshire WF4 5NW

19/08/17
North East Open Karate Championships

Dolphin Centre, Darlington, DL1 5RP
Organiser: Carl Jorgeson
Contact: 07984 798634
Email: northeastopen@yahoo.co.uk

September

16/09/17
Wado UK Open Championships

Richard Dunn Sports Centre, Bradford, BD6 1EZ
Details to follow.

23/09/18
3rd Open Wado Kata Championships
Penrith Leisure Centre, Southend Road, Penrith, Cumbria. CA11 8JH
CONTACT Gordon Harrison on 07801 835589
Application Forms: email: cumbriakarateacademy@gmail.com

22-23/09/18
BKF International Open

Leicester Arena, 31 Charter Street Leicester LE1 3UD

October

07/10/18
NISSAN North East Open Karate Championships

Nissan Sports & Leisure Complex, Washington Road, Sunderland, SR5 3NS
Organiser: Carl Jorgeson
Contact: 07984 798634
Email: nissankaratecomp@yahoo.com

07/10/18
Biko Open Championships

Harlow Leisure Zone Harlow
More details to follow.

14/10/18
Central England 6th International Open Karate Championships

University of Worcester Arena Hylton Road, Worcester WR2 5JN
Click for bulletin
Click for flyer

14/10/18
Karate-Do Federation 7th 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: 30th September 2018

November

03/11/18
Manchester Youth Karate Open Championships

Power League, Trafford Way, Stretford, Manchester M17 8DD
Event Organiser; Ian Swain 7th Dan
Mobile: 07812 351 831
Email: saledojo@hotmail.com
Entry form details to follow

03/11/18
Northern Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

British Combat Academy Wakefield Commercial Park,Bridge Road,
Hornbury West Yorkshire WF4 5NW

03 or 04/11/17
South East Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

Venue TBD

03 or 04/11/17
South West Region Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE

Venue TBD

04/11/18
ELITE International Open

SportsDock, University of East London, London, E16 2RD Entry closing date:
Monday 22nd October
Organiser: Elite Karate Club London
Contact : Vasile Munteanu / 07438052254 / info@elitekarateclub.net
Details to follow

18/11/18
Midlands Regional Kumite Training PROVISIONAL DATE
Diamond Dojo, 223 Gloucester Crescent, Wigston Magna LE18 4YH

25/11/18
WKU Winter Competition

Hutton Moor Sports Center, Weston super Mare, Somerset
Contact: Sarah Brueford wku-2@outlook.com

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Members' & Referee's Courses

February

17/02/18
Sparring class with Sensei T Daly

Paringdon Sports Club, Harlow, Essex. CM19 4QT
Click here for a flyer

03-04/02/18
TYGA Karate England 34th Winter Outdoor Course

Lulworth Cove, Dorset.
All EKF members welcome!
Contact: Gary Wasniewski 8th Dan EKF/WKF
T.07944309616 admin@tyga-karate-england.org

24 & 25/02/18
Open Kata seminars with Jonathan Mottram, 5th Dan

Diamond Dojo, 223 Gloucester Crescent, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4YH.
(A fully-matted, purpose-built Dojo).
Diamond Dojo is delighted to announce that Jonathan will be delivering two open Kata seminars:
Saturday 24th February 2018, 1-3pm - Focus on Superimpei
Sunday 25th February 2018, 1-3pm - Focus on Unsu

There are limited places - so please book early with Raj Bhardwaj
via raj@knowitall.co.uk or 07769 697858

Click here for a flier

March

04/03/18
London Kumite Seminar

Leytonstone Community Sports Centre, London, E11 3HS Coordinated by : Sensei
Francisco Egea Caceres Organiser : Shito Ryu Karate Federation of England
Contact : Vasile Munteanu / 07438 052 254 / shitoryuengland@yahoo.com
Click here for poster

17/03/18
Sparring class with Sensei T Daly

Paringdon Sports Club, Harlow, Essex. CM19 4QT
Click here for a flyer

25/03/18
Referee/Judge/Coach Course

Leicester Arena, 31 Charter Street, Leicester LE1 3UD
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