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W.A.K.O GB

The World Association of Kickboxing Organisations for Great Britain.

WAKO is the largest unified Kickboxing organisation in the World. It has over 110 countries currently in membership. In 2006, it became recognised as the World Governing body for Kickboxing by SPORTACCORD (formally GAISF) and OCA. Please see www.sportaccord.com for details.

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Most Recent News:

Pink Belt Kickboxing Coaching Courses Announced

With our industry returning to play over the next few weeks, Pink Belt Kickboxing have published new coaching course dates.  All WAKO GB members can receive a discount of 30% discount off ALL Pink Belt Kickboxing Instructor Coaching Courses, including the new yoga one...

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1st Post COVID WAKO GB Squad Training Event

Yesterday was a special moment. After so long in lockdown and training on zoom, it was fantastic to see the squad finally come together at Bisham Abbey National Sport Centre. With Under 18’s in phase 2 of the combat framework the cadets were able to put on their pads...

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Pink Belt Kickboxing & WAKO GB

We’ve been following the Success of this initiative for several years, and WAKO GB are excited to announce our endorsement partnership with Pink Belt Kickboxing.  A Women only Empowerment Initiative centred around Martial Arts, specifically, Kickboxing.  Pink...

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WAKO IF Newsletter – March 2021

Read the interview reported by Echo.ie local newspaper on WAKO IF President - Mr Roy Baker, and understand how he has got to where he is now....... The WAKO World Calendar and news from all over the world....  Enjoy...  

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April 9 – PLAY TRUE DAY 2021!

A day that is dedicated to Clean Sport and to raise awareness among athletes, the sporting public and others about the importance of protecting Clean Sport.   #PlayTrueDay #PlayTrue #cleansport #wakosport #wako #wakogb #kickboxing

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Return to Kickboxing Action Plan Approved

It's been a long haul but we are finally there. It is with great pleasure that I can announce that I have just received notice that the "Return To Play" document for kickboxing in England has been approved by DCMS.           Under the Combat Sports Framework this...

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The Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation

1 in 4 will experience a mental health problem every year. Yet, it is still something people are worried to talk about or ask for help. This must change and physical activity can play a massive part. We know that being physically active can help mental wellbeing....

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Online Membership (new)

Did you know that you can now purchase your WAKO Membership & Insurance online!

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3:

1 – Choose your membership type from the shop
2 – Confirm your purchase
3 – Complete the Online Membership Application Form

DONE