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

Also: Vizer Jr. earns teqball promotion; WKF welcomes 2020 with new website

WKF launches new website


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 ...