WAKO IF Newsletter – December 2020

We are all equal in the fact that we are all different. We are all the same in the fact that we will never be the same. We are united by the reality that all colours and all cultures are distinct and individual. We are harmonious in the reality that we are all held to...

R.I.P. Tom Hibbert MBE 1925 – 2020

It is with a heavy heart that we have to announce the passing of Mr Tom Hibbert MBE. Tom was president of WAKO GB for a number of years and helped to make it the organisation that it has become. He retired in 2012 at the grand old age of 87. He was a truly...

The Queen’s New Year’s Honours Lists 2021

One of WAKO GB’s very own National Coaches, Sharon Gill, has received a BEM (British Empire Medal) for her services to Kickboxing and to young people in Bristol. NEW YEAR HONOURS are an annual occurrence which recognises the achievements and service of...

WAKO IF NEWSLETTER November 2020

“It is our members federations’ positive reaction to adversity, not the adversity itself that determines how our sport will grow in the future and it will grow, of that I am sure. No matter how difficult the situation may appear, it does not entirely own...

BREAKING NEWS!!

Kickboxing is included as a participating sport at European Games 2023 to be held in Poland from 21st June to the 2nd July.   The European Games is a world class multi sport event with a global footprint, celebrating Europe‚Äôs finest athletes in a crucial staging...