Norge i Swedish Open 2018

I morgen er det klart for den 7. utgaven av Swedish Open. Turneringen  avholdes annenhvert år, som et sammenarbeid med Danish Open som går motsatt år. Norge har de siste år vært fast innventar i Swedish – og det skulle bare mangle når man ser hvordan svenske utøvere i en årrekke har støtte norske arrangement. Vi tar en liten kikk på de norske utøvere og litt på årets turnering.

Swedish Open avholdes i Göteborg, og er den mest proffesjonelle turneringen i nærheten av Norge.

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Dimitar Trampov, Bulgaria

Fighting for over thirty year, and fighting among the top level for so long – that alone will put Trampov in a “division” for himself. Being on the European podium more or less in a ten year period, facing the absolute best – well that has been written before, but still going strong thirty year after? To be capable of doing so, one do realize that this is beyond the ordinary. Technique, understanding, and a true spirit. Making a strong figure in World Championships, being the oldest competitor in 2015 – passes his 4th Dan test few days after.

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International autumn camp 14-16 sep 2018, Sweden

This year, as last year International autumn camp will be held in Northern Sweden, Skellefteå. Last years camp was a great success, and the recipe for that was a mix of good organizing from Guldstaden Kyokushin Karate. In the lead of Oualid Burström Sensei and Hanna Lundmark Sempai and good helpers from the Dojo. And not to forget the “most wanted” Romanian masterclass with Marius Ilas Sensei, Anca Wallmen Shihan and Harris Wallmen Sensei..

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Summer-camp Zakopane, Poland 2018

The Polish Federation Karate Shinkyokushinkai held their annual summer camp, 29/8 – 1/9, Zakopane. Highly regarded instructors from Canada and Japan, respectively. And not to forget Poland’s own top line of instructors. Andre Gilbert Shihan, Canada and Kenta Mori, Japan – just the two names gives Karatekas a good reason to join in!

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European Open Szolnok Cup 2018 – DRAW and RESULTS!

Today 1st September, the legendary European Open Szolnok Cup are being held in Hungary. The tournament are not profiled like one are used to see, but with the history of quality one knows that many of the very best fighters will attend. Organized by the Furko Branch, Banzai Kyokushin Karate Hungary,  Kálmán Furkó Shihan. we give you the draw..

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Camp Banzai 2018 – with legendary Bulgarian touch

The 4th Camp Banzai, Goteborg, Sweden, was held 17th – 19th August, and once again the camp became an unforgettable event. The eminent organizer had brought in “The “Bulgarian Top team” Valeri Dimitrov and Dimitar Trampov Sensei’s. The camp gathered participants from Denmark, Norway and Sweden of course.

Valeri Dimitrov – being more important than we can understand in his role of Shinkyokushin Karate. Dimitar Trampov – been fighting for more than 30 years..

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Swedish Open 2018 – It`s on!

The 7th edition of Swedish Open will be held this September, and for sure the this is a “must go” event! All that has been at this tournament know the very high standard in total.

Remember it is three categories for men and two for women – and note: ONLY 16 fighters limits in each category, held every other year – so if you`r to late it will be two years to the next time. We know that signing up has begun, and besides that Sweden got their own top fighters the tournament will have top European fighting standard!!

For information: Official website and direct link to registration.

A unofficial teaser from previous years, old posters, clips wrapped in a summer theme!