USAKF will take both elite and non-elite athletes. Divisions run from ages 6-20 regardless with divisions for different ranks
There will also be a world cup for over 21 and divisions for veterans
Rules are both Sanbon shobu and ippon shobu - you choose which one you want to compete in, but you can only compete in one per the rules of the WUKF.
Each athlete must coordinate through the USAKF National Office and USAKF National Team coaches are available to help assist you to train for this event.
The USAKF will qualify as many coaches as we can to the floor of the competition so let us know if interested.
International Refereeing is also a possibility.
You will book your own airfare and rooms - Please see below for important information on the rooms as the main hotel is filling up fast. You may wish to book early one. We will have a recommended travel agent to assist with airfare.
USAKF will establish a fee to pay for registration for the tournament and to have a common tracksuit and other paraphernalia. This cost for this will come later but has not been more then $250 on any trip.
Please also go to https://events.membersolutions.com/event_register.asp?content_id=58122 and register for information. There is no charge for this.
From the organizers on the hotel room and for the website where you can keep updated as event information is released. You might want to reserve rooms at the main hotel now. About $109 per day including breakfast.
The special page of the WUKF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS for ALL AGES that will be held in Dublin next year was already created for offering you correct and updated information. Please visit it regularly at http://wukf-karate.org/hotsite/2016-World-Dublin-Ireland as we are updating it continuously with fresh information. Together with the Irish federations we are very committed to offer you the WUKF greatest event ever. The sports hall, the location, the local authorities implication, the support of the sponsors, the professionalism of the Irish organizers and not at least the impressive sport pride of our Irish members announce a great success of our next World championships.
The superb official hotel offering more than 700 rooms seems to be not enough for our members, more that 350 rooms were already booked and the reservations are still coming.
The WUKF officials will have the second visit of the venue and facilities at the end of August inspecting and finalizing the initial plans of organization.
WUKF is working for you every day our strategy is to give you better and better real events not only better media pages.
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