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WAKO officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee

Today, Friday 30th November 2018 is a very special day for WAKO as it is a provisional recognised federation in the coveted Olympic family. Congratulations to the hard work of interim WAKO President Francesca Falsoni, WAKO Europe President Roy Bake, former WAKO presidents Mr Ennio Falsoni and the late Mr Pelevic who were all driving forces behind this amazing achievement. 2018-11-30 - LE - PT [...]

By | November 30th, 2018|

All coaches attending WAKO championships please take note:

Dear Coach/Member, All coaches attending W.A.K.O. Championships in Jeslo or Slovenia must complete the Fair paly and WDA quiz’s. Its part of the Entourage protective mechanism coming in to place within WAKO. Please see attached and open the link. If the link does not open please visit www.wakoweb.com Important.preparation.WAKO

By | August 14th, 2018|

Club Coach’s Attending the W.A.K.O. World/European Championships 2018

Dear Coach/Member, We are aware of a number of people particularly coach's who are traveling to the Junior and Cadet Championships in Italy separate to the K.B.I. team. All coach's must book through K.B.I. and be part of official team, Otherwise you can not coach at the championships as this rule will be strictly enforced this year. Security will be at a much higher level [...]

By | August 3rd, 2018|

White Tiger Challenge 2018 breaks new records for homegrown tournaments in Ireland!

This year's White Tiger Challenge (WTC18) has raised the bar once more for tournaments in Ireland. With assistance from the governing body (KBI), the WTC crew planned and hosted one of the best tournaments in Ireland to date (bar the Irish Open International naturally!!) Damian Gormley (assistant head coach WTMA) planned and hosted a tournament with an amazing athmosphere from start to finish with the [...]

By | June 30th, 2018|

KBI National Weekend Training Camp 2018

KBI National Training Camp 2018 - Citywest Hotel - July 28th & 29th - 5 Action packed sessions with World class coaches and special guests. - discounted rooms available via the hotel. - €50 per person (not inc in training fees) - Free Camp T- Shirt for all attendees. - non team members welcome but only WAKO age categories (light contact OC, Jun & Sen, [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|

IMPORTANT NOTICE – CHILD PROTECTION PROTOCOL

IMPORTANT NOTICE Following a review of Child Protection protocols we wish to advise you of KBI practice in contacting young people under the age of 18 years. All contact with this age group should be via group messaging systems which will also have the parents of all the young people also on the system. No contact between an adult coach and young person should be [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|