IJKA World Shotokan Karate Open 2017

Hanshi Sadashige Kato
IJKA Ireland

have great pleasure to invite you to the 2017 IJKA World Shotokan Karate Open, the 10th Asai Memorial World Cup (Kohai) and International Seminar.


6th-9th July 2017

See the schedule


University College Cork, Mardyke Sports Arena,

Cork City, Ireland.

Discover Cork

Open Shotokan Karate Seminar with IJKA World Chief Instructor, Hanshi Sadashige Kato 9th Dan, IJKA Japan Chief Instructor, Sensei Utsumi Takato 6th Dan, and 2014 WKF World Champion, Sensei Godita Arkania (Georgia) will take place on Thursday 6th and Friday 7th

Asai Memorial World Cup for 9 – 4 Kyu  and World Shotokan Karate Open for Black and Brown Belts, will take place Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th (respectively). World Wheelchair and Mixed Ability Open Championships will alos take place on Sunday 9th.

I look forward to seeing you in Cork and if you have any queries, please contact me.

Brian Toomey, 7th Dan

IJKA Ireland Chief Instructor.