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Amazing female World title Uganda vs. Argentina! / ¡Increíble título mundial femenino Uganda vs.Argentina!

Posted by WKF head office on 5th October 2021

Patricia “Black Pearl” APOLOT, Uganda

Andrea SALAZAR, Argentina

Great news from Cairo!

Uganda Superstar Patricia APOLOT is perhaps most famous and successfully female fighter on the African continent.

Apolot is multiple World Champion and hold many other titles.

From all the African female Ladies is she the one who fought most in Europe and Asia.

This amazing female World title is confirmed in Lowkick in Superlightweight – 62,3 Kg / – 137 lbs.

Her opponent comes from Argentina and has the same status in Latin America.

Andrea SALAZAR from Argentina was highly recommended to us by the director for Latin America and the Caribbean, Mr. Carlos SUAREZ. 

Salazar is today on pos. five in the WKF pro World ranking, and many so called female ” World Champions” avoid to fight her.

Now both teams in Uganda and Argentina has agreed the conditions, WKF head office has this World title confirmed long time, now in Cairo on the end of the World Championship is the showdown.

Cant wait to see that battle!

 

left director para América Latina y el Caribe, Sr. Carlos SUAREZ – EL JEFE, and WKF CANADA director Wolfgang BRUTTER

¡Buenas noticias de El Cairo!

 

La superestrella de Uganda, Patricia APOLOT, es quizás la luchadora más famosa y exitosa del continente africano.

Apolot es campeón mundial múltiple y tiene muchos otros títulos.

De todas las damas africanas, es ella la que más peleó en Europa y Asia.

Este increíble título mundial femenino se confirma en Lowkick en Superligero – 62,3 Kg / – 137 lbs.

Su oponente viene de Argentina y tiene el mismo estatus en Latinoamérica.

Andrea SALAZAR de Argentina fue altamente recomendada por el director para América Latina y el Caribe, Sr. Carlos SUAREZ.

Salazar está hoy en pos. cinco en el ranking mundial profesional de la WKF, y muchas de las llamadas “campeonas del mundo” femeninas evitan pelear con ella.

Ahora que ambos equipos en Uganda y Argentina han acordado las condiciones, la oficina central de la WKF tiene este título mundial confirmado desde hace mucho tiempo, ahora en El Cairo al final del Campeonato Mundial es el enfrentamiento.

 

And where are you fighting / Y donde estas peleando ???

 

¡No puedo esperar a ver esa batalla!

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New president of the WKF in Guatemala / Nuevo presidente de la WKF en Guatemala

Posted by WKF head office on 28th September 2021

Axel José Domínguez González

presidente de la WKF para América Latina, el Sr. Carlos SUAREZ

Our WKF Latin America President Mr. Carlos SUAREZ proudly reports:

We welcome Axel José Domínguez González to WKF, our new representative in GUATEMALA Central America.

There he will be responsible for the construction of the national league for the World Cup in China and France.
In addition to generating national and international contests.

Welcome to the WKF family

 

Nuevo presidente de la WKF en Guatemala

Damos la bienvenida a Axel José Domínguez González a WKF, nuevo representante en GUATEMALA Centroamérica.

Allí será el responsable de la construcción de la liga nacional de cara al Mundial de China y Francia.
Además de generar concursos nacionales e internacionales.

Bienvenido a la familia WKF

 

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WKF World Championships in Egypt in October 2021 – register US national team NOW

Posted by WKF head office on 9th September 2021

 

Team USA needs you too

ONLINE REGISTRATION

 

FOR ALL COUNTRIES NOW OPEN

 

Over 40 countries have already registered

 

request your personal password by MAIL

 

 

 

MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN !

 

 
 

WKF AFRICA

WELCOME TO CAIRO 2021

Mr. Mohamed DESSOUKI


WKF MIDDLE EAST  director Mr. Mohamed DESSOUKI is putting all the team’s energies into the preparation for this upcoming amazing World Championship 2021, so that everything that is being offered in this great event becomes a flawless reality.
 
Mr. Desouki invite the World for the next WKF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021, October 18th to 24th.
 
Amazing City of Cairo in oriental Egypt is the host City.
 
 
 
So many African countries don´t need entry Visa for Egypt.
 

deadline September 30th


You will face first time in your life real Champions from e.g. Egypt, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, Congo, Algeria, Kenya, Tunisia and of course fighters from all over the World !
 
Just the weekend before WKF head office promote the annual World referee seminar in Cairo. 
 
Until today we have 51 country confirmations from all 6 continents. More than 300 fighters from 48 countries are already in !
 
Many competitors e.g. in Forms or in MMA and point fighting, a huge WKF CHINA team for Sanda will attend too.
 
Please note: Muay Thai in Egypt is in full Muay Thai rules, here many photos from the past …
 
 
 
Sport has no racial, social or political barriers,
 
which means that it is the perfect way for all kids, junior boys and girls
 
men and women, veterans and masters to achieve amazing results,
 
regardless of race, creed or colour
 
 
The opportunity to represent one’s country in the name of sport at an international level is probably one of the greatest achievements an individual can make.
The pressure that the competitors have at this level is enormous, and goes far beyond normal physical endurance.
 
 
 
And if you don’t participate, the whole world will know! 
 
But be careful: not for internet champions 😉 
 
 
 
To win, especially at such a high level, competitors will have to tap into inner resources that their years of training will have prepared them for.
 
Come to see charming City Cairo, friendly people, Pyramids and trip on the river Nil, 5000 Years of history, fair accommodation offers, excellent Arabic AND international food, famous fish meals, pastry and cakes and a real great World Championship in ancient Egypt.

 

CHINA 2022 photos HERE

FRANCE 2024

 

 

This is was you get in Cairo

 

 

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WKF IRAN confirm huge team for World Championships in Egypt 2021

Posted by WKF head office on 1st September 2021

mosadegh-amir_iri

Mr. Amir MOSADEGH, WKF IRAN and MMA division World president

 

WKF CHINA meets WKF IRAN, Wushu meets MMA

WKF IRAN president Mr. Amir MOSADEGH is our high respected WKF ASIA continental director.

On the last World meeting of board of directors 2018 in Argentina, the majority confirmed for Mr. Mosadegh as our WKF MMA division World president.

Best decision, than we had already Asian continental title in MMA in Thailand (!) and few other MMA titles in Asia.

 

Are you tough enough ? USA needs YOU

In the last World Championships 2018 in Buenos Aires, WKF IRAN fighters were so strong and successfully in ring sport division. Almost all fights end by KO !

WKF World 2021

Mr. Mosadegh was like an ambassador for his country, and many people was surprised about his nice and friendly style.

And from 8 fighters in Low kick division, Iran had one fighter in any weigh category – WKF IRAN won seven Gold and one Silver medal !!!

Furthermore Mr. Mosadegh had many meetings with other WKF Asian presidents. A very good cooperation for future projects started with e.g. WKF WUSHU & SANDA division World president Sifu YAN Dinan

For the World Championships in Egypt 18th to 24th October 2021 many tough Iranian Champions will come to challenge all our African teams  and “the rest of the World”. 

In MMA as well as in ring sport, of course, male and females !

 

“We would like to challenge few US Champions, in a fair play fight” 

 

Mr. Mosadegh said. No POLITICS – just sport !

 

WKF IRAN could be again one of the biggest and strongest team.

Just the weekend before is the annual World referee seminar , to extend or get WKF official license.  Last Year in Romania 70 referees attended from 35 countries !

 

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Fantastic news from Latin America / Fantásticas noticias de América Latina

Posted by WKF head office on 29th August 2021

WKF LAC director Sr. Carlos SUAREZ

WKF CHILE – Sr. Alejandro CONCHA

Our director for WKF Latin America and the Caribbean, Mr Carlos SUAREZ, is working very successfully.

WKF LATIN AMERICA continental federation

 
The focus is, among other things, on the upcoming World Championships in Egypt in October, and also on the following World Championships in China 2022 and France in 2024.
 
 
From today’s perspective, eight nations from Latin America will come to Egypt.

The largest team will likely come from Argentina.

 

 

WKF CHILE

Our WKF CHILE President Alejandro CONCHA and his partner Rodrigo Miño are also doing an excellent job in Santiago.

They also preparing a strong team for Cairo.

 

 

 

Sr. Oliver Fernando GUZMAN ESPINOSA

Sr. JOSE LUIS RAMIREZ BARCELATA


WKF BOLIVIA
 
Our new team in the WKF Latin America Continental Association is Bolivia. Sr. Oliver Fernando GUZMAN ESPINOSAis based in the city of COCHABAMBA – the fourth largest city and metropolis in Bolivia. 
 
Our friend now has the international WKF promoter license for Latin America and enjoys an excellent reputation.
 
Soon we will see the first TOP fighters from Bolivia in all rankings, women and men. The first events with local WKF title fights are also planned.
 
 
 
 
WKF MEXICO
 
Also in Vera Cruz, Mexico, we have a new promoter with an international WKF license. His name is Sr. JOSE LUIS RAMIREZ BARCELATA

Time for Cairo may be running out for our friend in Mexico, but he will try his best.

But at the next World Championship in China in 2022, champions, many women and men and also referees from Mexico will certainly be there.

Vera Cruz will soon register his best fighters for our international WKF rankings and the next dates for events

 

 

WKF ARGENTINA
 
There is also a lot of good news from Argentina!
 

WKF ARGENTINA has two additional new organizers.

On August, Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th, Messrs. Adrián CURRULEF and Daniel PAINELAF received their certification as National Promoter of our WKF – World Kickboxing Federation.

Agustina Vidal, Hugo Reinoso, Yocelin Balboa, Jonatan Morales, Cecilia Morales, Yonathan Borda, Lucas Astete, Vanesa Torres, Mauricio Sosa und Romina Martinez

Committed to their work, beyond naming competitors for Egypt, they are already planning an international characteristics event and developing a work strategy for the next World Championships in China and France.

 
 

Sr. Carlos SUAREZ y Sr. Tomas Alejandro MELLADO


TEAM MELLADO
 
On the same day, TEAM MELLADO’s official membership in the World Kickboxing Federation was handed over.
 
Sr. Tomas Alejandro MELLADO is next big team and and would like to strengthen the Argentinian team in Cairo.
 
 
 
 

Argentinian course for new WKF judges with license!

On August 24th and 25th, the level 1 judges and arbitration workshop with official WKF certification took place in a double shift under the direction of Carlos Suarez.

This new work team consists of:
Agustina Vidal, Hugo Reinoso, Yocelin Balboa, Jonatan Morales, Cecilia Morales, Yonathan Borda, Lucas Astete, Vanesa Torres, Mauricio Sosa and Romina Martinez.

The 2 days lasted almost 6 hours and despite the cold they stayed in their seats with great joy in learning. Now they will move on to drills and then event times to get their certification and referee book.

Suarez emphasized: “I would like to personally thank you for your efforts and attention during the course.”

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WKF World Championships in Egypt 2021 ! Welcome to Cairo, Welcome to Africa

Posted by WKF head office on 25th August 2021

Mr. Mohamed DESSOUKI, Egypt

Welcome to Cairo 2021

 

WKF

 

 

WORLD

 

 

CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

 

2021

 

 

 

full invitation here online !

 

Dear friends in sport,

 

WKF EGYPT  president Mohamed DESSOUKI is the host of the next World referee seminar 2021 on October 15th to 17th. Venue is the amazing 5 star EL GALAA HOTEL.

This is the perfect weekend, just before the very first  World Championships in Africa.

First time in history since 100 Years on the African continent.

We got already many requests from our male / female referees and officials of 6 continents and we hope everybody who would need Visa start in time with Visa procedure.

 

Invitation for the World referee seminar is here !    

WKF Middle East Direktor Mohammed DESSOUKI and WKF World president Fritz EXENBERGER in the last meeting in Cairo, Egypt

 

Registration deadline October 8th!

 

Mr. Dessouki and his team is putting all their energies into the preparation for this upcoming historical World championship, so that everything that is being offered in this great event becomes a flawless reality.

Each athlete, nonstop but at their own pace, goes around the world seeking in different places for new sportive experiences that will allow them to reach a personal fulfillment. Because of this, our organization, wishes to  deliver an opportunity to those who are looking for this sort of experiences and achievements.

 
 
On request WKF head office recommends a list of good Hotels with fair rates
 
all countries can book their hotel themselves, only the main 5* Hotel,
 
where registration, congress and all seminars take place,
 
must be booked solely through our WKF office.
 
 
 
If your US national team want a transfer from Airport to your Hotel, all teams must report on time: 
 
flight number, arriving time, how many people will arrive and in which Hotel your team stay!
 
 
We look forward to having every country from the WKF family – from competitors to coach and masters,  judges, trainers and athlete’s families- joining in this intense competition, seizing as well the opportunity to meet our local landscapes and incredible sightseeing places of our beautiful country, given the favorable exchange rate of our currency.
 
Our organization is deeply submerged in addressing the best in us to provide you with a great proposal as this next World Championship in Egypt is aiming to be, focusing on creating a joyful space to bind, making the experience an unforgettable collective experience along together with all of our brothers from foreign lands.
 
We are looking forward to welcome you in our Cairo. Ancient, mysterious and amazing Egypt!
 
 
Sincerely yours,
 
 
Mohamed DESSOUKI
Organizing Committee
 
WKF EGYPT PRESIDENT
 
WKF MIDDLE EAST DIRECTOR

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Overview of our WKF forms or Kata discipline in Cairo

Posted by WKF head office on 22nd August 2021

 

Dear friends in martial arts!

Respected WKF country presidents!

 

WKF JAPANESE KATA LIST

WKF KOREAN FORMEN LIST

As everybody know, the World Championship is coming up in Egypt in October.

Today we have 14 categories for forms/Kata/poomse/Hyong/creative   etc.

To avoid any misunderstandings on the tatami or mat, I would like to ask you kindly one more time to read carefully the online WKF rule book for forms.

To see what is a traditional form, have a look here in two lists of forms. 

What are the dress codes?

When does the timer start e.g. for traditional forms with and without weapons ?

Any traditional form / Kata etc. can be customized, but it still has to be recognizable.

From our official WKF recognized List and a traditional Japanese or Korean form or Kata!

In creative and freestyle:  also compiled (with parts of existing forms) form using traditional techniques is permitted.

What is the time limit in creative forms or soft style forms?

All traditional Forms must be using traditional moves only.

Any traditional Form / Kata / Pommse / Hyong etc. must resemble a traditional work, an adaptation will be acceptable if added moves are of a traditional nature.

 

Budo weapons for forms 1

Budo weapons for forms 2

Any so called “allstyle” form is not a traditional one!

 

For any creative forms is just the division creative forms with music, with and without weapon.

Once again I kindly ask you read the online forms rule book , available in 4 languages!

There you will find exactly what is a traditional form, where is which time limit, what is a creative form and so on.

I thank you for the cooperation so far and wish all of us many traditional participants and a successful 

World Championship in Cairo, Egypt.

 

Gerald DITTRICH

WKF World president forms

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Welcome in the WKF MMA World

Posted by WKF head office on 20th August 2021

WKF MMA continental champion

WKF MMA continental US champion

 

 

WKF – World Kickboxing Federation – is one of the greatest and World wide sanctioning body for Kick boxing and MMA in amateur and pro.

Visit our MMA division and you could find on our always updated web site mma.wkfworld.com all important facts, MMA rankings and news about MMA in our World sanctioning body.
 
For any requests contact our WKF head office by mail and visit our main web site www.wkfworld.com.
 
If you want to fight for our titles do not hesitate to sent a mail  to our MMA office with your requests.
 
 
WKF MMA World champion

WKF MMA World champion

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WKF NORTH AMERICA need more international licensed WKF female referees and officials

Posted by WKF head office on 15th August 2021

Daniela GARRIDO ASENJO / Chile

Patrizia APOLOT / Uganda

Spiridoula MOUTOU / Greece

WKF HEAD OFFICE work very hard in cooperation with our IRC- “International rules committee” to train our international officials and referees, to answer protests and requests for the competition rules and to develop our various WKF rules.

 

History has shown that nothing is set in stone.

 

As the world know – our next World referee seminar will be held in October 2021 in Cairo, the weekend just before the World Championships in Egypt.

Without valid WKF license you are not an official in our World Kickboxing Federation!

The next but one World referee seminar will be held in October 2022 in Hainan, the weekend just before the World Championships in China 2022 .

Without valid WKF license you are not an official in our World Kickboxing Federation!!

 

Susanna ARRIGHI / Argentina


Today WKF has more than 100 international licensed referees on 6 continents.

 

 

Adriana TATU / Romania

Of these

 

we only have

 

seven female officials

 

Like all knowledge, more and more strong female

champions and athletes are fighting

Our executive board therefore emphatically requests all WKF

presidents to send more female referees to the seminar in Egypt in October 2021

 

Katrina DIAMANTOPOULOU / Greece

He WENJU / China

 

It’s in your hands

 

 

and we just need more American

 

 

female officials in the ring

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CAMPEONATO MUNDIAL 2021 EN EL CAIRO

Posted by WKF head office on 12th August 2021

Queridos amigos del deporte,

 

Representa a tu país en el Mundial de Egipto, representar a Sudamérica ante el resto de los continentes en El Cairo

Si tiene alguna pregunta sobre la Copa del Mundo 2021 en El Cairo, comuníquese con su oficina de LAC en Buenos Aires con confianza, el Sr. Carlos SUAREZ puede responder sus preguntas.

Correo electrónico WKF director LAC:   2.k.9@live.com

Tenga en cuenta también que cada nación participante debe traer al menos un árbitro de la WKF con licencia. Por lo tanto, recomendamos encarecidamente asistir al Seminario Mundial de Árbitros el fin de semana anterior. Allí puede obtener todas sus licencias o extender su licencia por 3 años más.

Con esta carta, me gustaría recordarle que registre su equipo nacional en El Cairo en línea ahora.

 

La invitación completa a El Cairo está aquí:

https://events.wkfworld.com/invitation-world-championships-cairo

El registro en línea de los luchadores del equipo nacional con foto para El Cairo está aquí:

https://wkf-registration.com   ¡Utilice solo el navegador estándar de Google!

 

SOLICITE NOMBRE DE USUARIO Y CONTRASEÑA AHORA

PUEDES REGISTRAR TU EQUIPO CON UNA FOTO AHORA

 

Después del virus mundial, es un momento difícil para todos encontrar patrocinadores y formar un equipo.

Esto se aplica a América Latina, pero también a Europa y aún más a todos los países de África.

Gracias a todos y espero verlos en El Cairo en la histórica primera Copa del Mundo sobre la continuación africana.

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