In Paris 2012, the WKF introduced the category for persons with disabilities. This was such a success that it is now part of the Senior World Championships, where everyone competes together at the same venue.
Photos taken by Christian Grüner.
The British International Open 2014 took place in Glasgow at the superb Emirates arena, host venue for the 2104 Commonwealth Games. With over 1250 entries from 19 nations, this was the biggest karate event ever held in Britain.
On Saturday 7th September 2013 Glasgow hosted the British International Open tournament. For the first time the tournament was held at the new, state of the art, Emirates Arena, and was a resounding success.
02 October 2018
Youth Olympic history for the British Karate Federation
29 September 2018
2018 BKF International Open Championships
27 September 2018
David Smith BKF Patron
17 September 2018