For our awesome followers and for all the karate-lovers, we collected all the videos and info about the WKF Karate1 Premier League Dutch Open, held in Dordrecht (Netherlands) on 10-11 March 2012.
We will try to keep this post up-to-date (also with your help!) adding video highlights, results and other info about this competition, as we did for the European Karate Championships 2011.
What is the Karate 1 Premier League?
The Karate1 WKF Premier League is the prime league event in the world of Karate. Together with the WKF Karate1 World Cup (WWC) it is a series of world class Karate competitions recognized and supported by the World Karate Federation.
Its aim is to bring together the best Karate competitors in the world in a series of open championships of unprecedented scale and quality.
- kata individual female seniors (playlist – 9 videos);
- draw records;
- medals by nation;
- kumite Individual male Seniors -67 – Final;
- photos of the medal ceremony: day1, day 2;
- official results.
Kata Individual female Seniors (playlist – 9 videos)
Video courtesy of KARATEbyJesse.com.
Featured videos in order:
- Rika Usami – Bassai Dai;
- Rika Usami – Tomari Bassai;
- Rimi Kajikawa – Nipaipo;
- Rimi Kajikawa – Suparimpei;
- Kazuyo Inoue – Suparimpei;
- Rika Usami – Chatan Yara Kushanku;
- Rimi Kajikawa – Chatan Yara Kushanku;
- Rika Usami – Kosokun Dai;
- Rimi Kajikawa – Tomari Bassai.
Kumite Individual male Seniors -67 – Final
Marvin Garin (France) vs Geoffrey Berens (Netherlands)