OYAMA IKF Branch in Iran represented by Shihan Hossein Moghadashi 6th dan organized a summer kumite championships for men that gathered 110 fighters from 5 Iranian provinces. Tournament was supported by the IRAN Sport and Youth Ministry and IRAN National Karate Federation.
Krakow hosted an All Polish Oyama Karate Seminar focusing on kumite and refereeing
in Knockdown. During an one day schooling around 200 participants from Poland,
Germany, Great Britain, Norway and Hungary mastered new techniques and exercises.
Meeting was subsidized by the city of Krakow, OSU!
Krakow hosted the 17th International Oyama Karate Meeting on occasion of 25th Anniversary of Oyama Karate in Krakow (1991-2016). One day seminar gathered 100 instructors and participants from Poland, Germany, Holland, Hungary and Great Britain.
The 22nd Polish OYAMA Karate Championships in KUMITE was held in Andrychów. Hanshi Jan Dyduch 8th dan, the President of OYAMA Polish Karate Federation took patronage over the championships. Tournament was organized by Malopolski Karate Club and its leader Sensei Jacek Kasperek 4th dan. Around 400 female and male fighters, representing 36 clubs, took part in the championships.