AKF Executive Election 2017

The AKF National Executive elections were held on Friday 4 Aug 2017 The following members were elected President: Hani Zahra Deputy President: Glenn Goodwin Vice President: Donald James Treasurer: Michael Jones General Secretary: Aashiqah Dickinson Immediate Past President: Michael Kassis

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AKF Head Protector for Children Categories from 1 January 2016

The National Referees’ Council on behalf of the AKF National Executive hereby advises that as of 1 January 2016 participants in all Children Kumite categories (12/13 Years and Under) will be required to wear an AKF Head Protector (pictured below) when competing at an AKF endorsed tournament. Competitors may choose to continue to wear the WKF Approved […]

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Invitation to Apply for National Coaching Positions

The AKF through the office of the Vice President is seeking applications for National Coach and Assistant National Coach roles commencing 1 January 2015. The term of office is expected to be up to 3 years ending on 31 December 2017. Applicants are requested to submit their covering letter outlining their preferred area of expertise (kata or kumite) […]

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Online Signature-collecting Campaign for Karate into the Olympics 2020

Looking forward to the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Japan Karatedo Federation, in coordination with the WKF,  has been making every effort for the inclusion of Karate into the Olympics with the support of Nippon Budo-kan, Japan Budo Association, and the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Promotion of the Tokyo Olympics 2020, which has been set up […]

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Michael Kassis elected OKF president

The 16th Oceania Congress was held on 11 September 2014 in Suva, Fiji. It was attended by Mr Antonio Espinsos president of the World Karate Federation and all the members of the Oceania Karate Federation. Australia Fiji New Caledonia New Zealand Papua New Guinea Tahiti Wallis and Fortuna Congratulations to Mr Michael Kassis who was […]

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The Australian Team to represent Australia at the 2014 WKF World Senior Karate Championship

The Executive of the Australian Karate Federation proudly announce and would like to congratulate the following athletes, coaches and referees who have been selected to represent Australia at he 2014 WKF World Championship to be held in Bremen, Germany Athletes Disabled Kata – Raymond Morcomb Female Kata – Renee Caruso Male Kata – James Giuliano Female Individual -50kg Kumite […]

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2014 AKF Nationals Schedule

Attached please find the schedule for the 2014 AKF National Championship TIME & TATAMI SUBJECT TO CHANGE – PLEASE LISTEN TO ALL ANNOUNCEMENTS Download (Black & White) Download (Colour) Link to Online – updated up until the tournament begins – Click on timetable Remember that draws will only be available after the draw meeting on […]

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