Team GB selected for Kata World Championships in April

The following individuals and team members have been selected by Sensei Darren Stringer to represent Team GB at the upcoming IFK World Kata Championships on 27th April in Holland.


Anil Tailor (Budo dojo)


Sarah Stoddart (Chelmsford)

Holly Davies (Mountain Ash)


Luke Davies (Mountain Ash)

Nikhil Patel (Loughborough)



Sophie Hobbs (Mountain Ash)

Mia Morgan (Mountain Ash)

Holly Harvey (Mountain Ash)

Georgia Slocombe (Dunmow)


The teams are:

Adults: Anil Tailor, Holly Davies, Sarah Stoddard

Juniors: Luke Davies, Sophie Hobbs, Mia Morgan

We wish them the very best of luck.


Home fighters representing the KWU at WKO World Weight Tournament, 1st-2nd July

Emma Markwell and Hayley-Beth Rowlands, and Aneta Meskauskiene from Ireland Karate Kyokushinkai will be competing and representing the IFK/ KWU at this weekend's World Weight Tournament in Astana, Kazakhstan (1st-2nd July).


We wish them the best of luck in what will be a very competitive tournament.

The tournament official website can be found here

The draw can be found here