Dear WAKO Members, On behalf of WAKO President please receive herewith attached a very important announcement regarding the WAKO Senior World Championships . Announcement - World Championships 2017
Round 2 of the Senior & Veterans All Ireland Tatami Championships will take place in Tallaght Leisure Centre, Fortunestown Way, Tallaght on Sunday 4th June 2017. Registration via: https://www.sportdata.org/kickboxing/set-online/veranstaltung_info_main.php?active_menu=calendar&vernr=374#a_eventhead Registeration is now open until Friday 26th May so get your entries in ASAP (1 Kg allowance for all entries)
Official announcement Confirmation W.A.K.O. Cadet & junior championships will be in Macedonia from 2-10th Sept 2017 K.B.I. were unable to find a viable group or charter option. So like other years we are letting people book their own flights and we will look after the rest. Weigh in will close on Sunday 3/9/17 so ensure you're there for this. You book your own flight BUT t transfers & [...]
Weigh in times have to change slightly as follows: Saturday 29th April 17.00 to 18.00 & Sunday 30th April 09.00am to 10.00am at Tallaght Leisure Centre, Fortunestown Way, Tallaght, D 24.
Ireland are unbelievably ranked number 3 in the world in the official WAKO world rankings (by countries) just released on the 13th April 2017. Russia are number one, Italy second and Ireland third, just ahead of Great Britain and Hungary (4th and 5th consecutively). This is an amazing achievement for our small nation that receives no funding for the team development or athletes from Sport [...]
Team Ireland was well represented at the now famous Yokoso Open in Amsterdam, Holland this weekend just gone (7th-8th April 2017). KBI clubs from Irish Martial Arts Academy, Red Star, Spartan, BBAA & BMAClondalkin/Hurricane MA fielded strong athletes in the forms, continuous & points fighting categories leaving their mark with an overall tally of 12 gold, 12 silver and 9 bronze medals for Ireland with [...]