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2018 Karate World Championships

The NIKW is keen to highlight to all members the upcoming World Karate championships, being held in Madrid, Spain, 6th -11th November. Follow the event on WKF Website or the WKF social media channels     You can view the tournament online by using the following link to Karate World TV  

NIKW Junior League 24th Sept

Our latest league meeting was held recently on evening 24th Sept. Some new entrants joined the league and got introduced to some informal competition experience. Precisely why the association has introduced the league. Congratulations to everyone who came along and participated in the latest Junior League.  The top competitors on the night were;   1st …

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Wado-Kai All Nation Championships 2018

The Northern Ireland Wado-Kai put forward a team to compete at the recent All Nations Championships this August 2018. Wado-Kai members from all across the globe competed in a high quality tournament held in Leicester, England on the weekend 25th & 26th Aug 2018. Much of the team was made up of members for the …

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Junior League results 30th July 2018

Congratulations to everyone who came along and participated in the latest Junior League meeting on Monday 30th July 2018. The top competitors on the night were; 1st   Lennox Creighton 2nd Jack Carson 3rd Aaditya Raman 4th Liam Shek 5th Maciek Kaminski         Make sure you check out where all the participants are …

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3rd Brunton Cup 2018, NIKW Champions

Brunton Cup 2018 Winners NIKW

The 3rd Brunton Cup tournament was held in Antrim, on the 2nd June 2018. The tournament traveled to Antrim this year being part of the Antrim Festival and was kindly supported by Eye Feel Good, a local charity supporting healthy, fun activities in the local area.   Sensei Brunton, President of the NI Karate Board …

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NIKW Junior League 28th May 2018

Winners 28th May 2018

Monday 28th May,  we had the latest in our junior league meeting, specifically for our young members, the league serves to introduce competition karate, and help everyone gain a little more experience & confidence no matter what stage they are at or how long they have been training.  Everyone taking part benefits. Congratulations to the  …

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NIKW Secure Medals at Scottish Open

The NIKW Brunton Schools of Karate scooped two individual male senior championship titles at the Scottish International Karate Open, a further championship title in the male senior team event, silver and bronze in the under 21 categories, and a runner-up medal in the boy’s free fighting event. On the first day of the competition, Ireland’s …

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NIKW Annual Kata Course & Grading

The NIKW held it’s annual Kata Course on the weekend of the 7th & 8th April. All members got the chance to train together, receiving world class tuition from Sensei Oliver Brunton 7th Dan JKF. Kata training is a critical element in developing good Karate technique. It develops many aspects of technique, such as balance, …

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NIKW Junior League 26th March 2018

Our second meeting of the year, we had some new members join and get some great Kumite competition experience. Sensei James Brunton 4th Dan started the evening with some warm up exercises, then providing some useful tactics, and combinations that the young people could use in their upcoming bouts. Massive congratulations to the winners on …

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North South Championships 2018 Results

The NIKW would like to thank all the associations, clubs, coaches and competitors for such a great days competition. The standard of competition was very high, and all competitors would have had the chance to put their skills to the test. Sensei Brunton, chief instructor NIKW, and President of the NI Karate Board commented, “I …

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