Wado International Karate_Do Federation

Welcome to the official web site for the Wado International Karate-Do Federation, the purpose of these pages are to describe the various aspects of our organisation, its people, schools, and events.

The Wado International Karate-Do Federation also known as Wado Kokusai Karate-Do Renmei was founded by the late Tatsuo Suzuki and is the only group authorised before his passing to represent his teachings, and is therefore the only Wado federation in the World that is recognised by the late Suzuki Sensei.

Within our organisation one of our core values is loyalty; it is this deep rooted belief why only our senior instructors and students have constantly followed sensei throughout his life and continued with his vision of the One Family after his passing. The loyalty we feel to our Sensei, Tatsuo Suzuki is what he always demonstrated toward his Sensei, Hironori Ohtsuka, and is the true meaning of Shingi O Omanji.

It is hoped that this site will bring all members around the world closer together uniting us as one large family as Sensei wished. For non-members, we hope you find the material both useful and informative, and that you gain some insight into our organisation and its values.

Jon Wicks 8th Dan - Knife Defence, Sword Defence and Combinations

Jon Wicks 8th Dan WIKF Chief Instructor shows in great detail the official Tanto Dori (Knife defence) Numbers 1 to 10 ( this is the only DVD to show this) and Tachi Dori (Sword defence) Numbers 1 to 5 and the new Dan Grading Combinations.

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20th European Championships, information pack update! Please Note: If you have not booked your hotel you need to contact the WIKF Portugal team urgently. Click Here!


2018 Norway and Spanish Summer course dates released
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Happy New Year! UK Summer Course Dates Released
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20th European Championships Inforamtion Pack Available
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8th World Championships Results Available
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8th World Championships updates! and UK Winter Course Dates Released
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Updated Information Pack Now Available:
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