Serap Özçelik will aim to continue her winning streak when she competes at her home Karate 1-Series A event in Istanbul this weekend.
Stakeholders discuss progress report as World Karate Federation continues to push for sport's inclusion at Paris 2024
The World Karate Federation (WKF) campaign to secure the inclusion of the sport on the Paris 2024 Olympic Games programme was one of the items on the agenda during two days of meetings of the governing body’s stakeholders in the French capital.
Antonio Espinós, President of the World Karate Federation (WKF), has praised the Asian Karate Federation (AKF) for its "dedication and passion" duriing its Extraordinary Congress at Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia.
Ryo Kiyuna of Japan will face Damián Quintero in the men's kata final at the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1-Premier League in Rabat.
A number of Turkish karatekas qualified for the finals of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1-Premier League event in Rabat.
The World Karate Federation has amassed one million social media followers over its four social media platforms.
Home hope Sanae Agalmam will be seeking to make a big impact when the third stop of the 2019 Karate1-Premier League takes place in Rabat this weekend.
World Karate Federation steps up campaign for Paris 2024 inclusion with t-shirt display at European Championships
More than 500 athletes performed a show of unity at the European Karate Championships in Guadalajara to ask Paris 2024 and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to include their sport at the Olympic Games in the French capital.
Venezuela's Diaz to headline Pan American Karate Championships yet again when action begins in Panama
The Arena Roberto Duran Sports Hall in Panama will host the action when the World Karate Federation Pan American Championships begin tomorrow.
World Karate Federation confirms Irish athletes can compete at European Championships despite national row
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has confirmed Irish athletes will be allowed to participate at this month's European Championships, with the international governing body claiming a solution to a national-level dispute seems unlikely to be found in the near future.
Global Athlete director general Rob Koehler has called for action from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and the World Karate Federation (WKF) amid a dispute in Irish karate.
World Karate Federation President claims "simply not logical" to exclude sport from Paris 2024 before Tokyo 2020 appearance
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has claimed it is "simply not logical" to exclude the sport from the Paris 2024 programme before its Olympic Games debut at Tokyo 2020 and has vowed that the international governing body will "continue fighting until the end" for the "restoration of its honour and its athletes' rights".
Karate's proposal to be fifth additional sport at Paris 2024 turned down following meeting with Organising Committee
Paris 2024 has stated it will not be reconsidering its proposal for new sports on the programme of the Olympic Games in five years' time after holding a meeting with leading figures from karate, which was controversially excluded.
Karate will tomorrow step up its campaign to reverse a decision not to include it on the programme of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris by meeting French officials.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has launched a digital campaign as they bid to keep their Paris 2024 Olympic hopes alive.