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Wadokai England / UK is a subsidiary of the Aiwakai Karate-do Federartion and recognised by Japan Wadokai as Wadokai England


We seek to work for the benefit of our athletes – giving them world class training in excellent facilities and a providing forum to compete at international level


We strive to ensure that the training and competition environment is both safe and wonderfully friendly

In the spirit of fraternity and aiming to bring together all the talents, we welcome like-minded clubs and associations from the wider English Wado community


Hence Wadokai England is not an Association or Federation and does not issue licences


Wadokai England seeks to give world class training to our best Karate talent


In turn our aim is to compete annually in FEW’s (Federation of European Wadokai) single style Wadokai competition


We also compete in the JKF Wado-Kai World Championships, which run every four years.


Wadokai England is open to Wado-based only clubs or groups wishing to participate in FEW European and JKF Wadokai World Championships in both Kata and Kumite


The Wadokai England philosophy promotes a selfless dedication to our athletes


We are non-political; the only stipulations are that clubs or groups are led by people of integrity wishing who belong to the EKF / do not support any dissident bodies


Wadokai England will refuse membership to any group who are believed to be politically motivated or have shown political motivation in past membership


Wadokai England has the aim of promoting, and popularizing Wado-Kai Karate both at home and internationally