by Mark Cramer

I recently spoke with Mr. Pat Hickey regarding the WUKF Pan American Karate Championships in early August. It is a non qualifying event (meaning that anyone may compete and that you do not have to go through your NGB). Competition includes yellow belts through black belts (unlike the WKF which is advanced only).
The cost of the trip would be about $2500. the website is

It would be nice if we could get some GKK competitors to participate. Let me know if you know anyone who is interested.

Mark Cramer 419-517-3835, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.