Karate World Championships

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The WKF Karate World Championships also known as the World Karate Championships; are the highest level of competition for Karate.[1][2][3] The competition is held in a different Country every two years.[4] The most recent events include Madrid in 2002; Monterrey in 2004; Tampere in 2006; Tokyo in 2008, and Belgrade in 2010.[5][6]



YearHost CityCountry
1970Tōkyō Japan
1972Paris France
1975Long Beach, California United States
1977Tōkyō Japan
1980Madrid Spain
1982Taipei Republic of China
1984Maastricht Netherlands
1986Sydney Australia
1988Cairo Egypt
1990Tokyo Japan
1991Mexico City Mexico
1992Granada Spain
1994Kota Kinabalu Malaysia
1996Sun City South Africa
1998Rio de Janeiro Brazil
2000Munich Germany
2002Madrid Spain
2004Monterrey Mexico
2006Tampere Finland
2008Tōkyō Japan
2010Belgrade Serbia
2012Paris France
2014Bremen Germany
2016Linz Austria

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