Karate stars on its Olympic debut as all eight golds go to different nations
Japan, Spain, Egypt, Italy, Bulgaria, France, Iran and Serbia all hit the gold medal trail in karate at Tokyo 2020.
Karate Day Ahead – Two more medal events on tap for the final day of competition
Six different countries have won the first six medal events in the sport’s Olympic debut in Tokyo
Japan, Italy and Serbia strike for gold on day two of karate competition
All six gold medals have been won by different countries, illustrating how competitive the sport is at the elite level and how prominent it is worldwide.
Karate Day Ahead – A heated battle for gold expected in all three events
Men’s kumite 75 kg, women’s kumite 61 kg and men’s kata will be contested on August 6th, the second day of Olympic competition
Karate’s first Olympic champions crowned as the sport makes its debut in Tokyo
Sandra Sanchez Jaime of Spain wins karate’s first Olympic gold medal in the women’s kata event
Karate Day Ahead – Three events kick off the sport’s Olympic debut in Tokyo
Men’s kumite 67 kg, women’s kumite 55 kg and women’s kata will be contested on the first of three days of competition on August 5..
Karate ready to celebrate sport as tool to promote peace on April 6
Karate 1 Premier League Rabat postponed
ATR Extra: WKF Publishes 50th Anniversary Commemorative Magazine
The magazine reviews the most important milestones of the organization in its 50 years of history.
WKF launches video "Karate in times of coronavirus"
ATR Extra: WKF Hails Success of COVID-19 Test Event in Lisbon
The protocol to adapt Karate events to the new situation of the coronavirus pandemic was effectively analyzed at the event.
WKF hails success of COVID-19 Test Event in Lisbon
WKF to organise Test Event to evaluate COVID-19 guidelines
WKF Executive Committee meets via videoconference to discuss Karate future
Japan PM, IOC Pres., Tokyo 2020 Chief Congratulate WKF on 50th Anniversary -- ATR Extra
Many personalities and sports officials are congratulating Karate’s international governing body on the milestone.
Prime Minister of Japan congratulates World Karate Federation on WKF 50th Anniversary
WKF joins Global Esports Federation
Karate World Championships postponed to 2021
PKF Cadet, Junior & U21 Championships cancelled
WKF Youth Camp and Karate 1-Youth League Porec postponed
Karate 1-Series A Durban cancelled because of coronavirus
WKF NEWS: WKF announces first qualified athletes for Tokyo 2020
India Proposes Hosting Birmingham 2022 Events -- Federation Focus
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WKF launches new website
KARATE FOCUSES ON NEW CHALLENGES AT KEY STRATEGIC MEETINGS IN PARIS
WKF Reaches One Million Followers on Social Media
The milestone confirms the increasing popularity of Karate’s international governing body on social media.
Karate Shows Unity in Paris 2024 Inclusion Claims at #EuroKarate2019
Over 500 athletes participating at the event posed with a shirt that read “Karate Olympic Sport”.
World Karate Intervenes in Irish Power Struggle
(ATR) Political infighting has divided Irish karate into two bodies, threatening qualification campaign for Tokyo 2020.
Karate hails 'unique situation' of the sport as campaign to request Paris 2024 inclusion continues
The wave of support to include Karate in the list of additional sports for the Olympic Games Paris 2024 intensifies ...