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6th WUKF World Karate Championships in Dublin, Ireland – June 2016

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Congratulations to Sensei Alexis and the AAU/USA National Karate Team for doing an outstanding job in the 6th WUKF World Karate Championships in Dublin, Ireland! These outstanding athletes competed from June 17 through 19 among 2,000 other athletes, 71 federations, and over 100 referees from all over the world!

Here are the results from the team:

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AAU Regional Championships & Training Camp for Dublin

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Congratulations to the competition team for  taking home 29 medals from the AAU Regional Championships on April 23rd through the 24th in Grayslake, IL! Here is the breakdown of the results:

10 – Gold

13 – Silver

6 – Bronze

Also, the AAU/USA National Karate Team had the chance to train with some of the most prestigious world champions in karate history before the competition. Good luck to the AAU/USA Team on their successful journey to the 6th WUKF World Karate Championships in Dublin, Ireland this June!

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Results from the 6th WUKF European Champions Cup

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Congratulations to Sensei Alexis and the AAU-USA Karate Team on doing an amazing job at the 6th WUKF European Champions Cup on December 2-7 in Cluj-Napoca, Romania!

 

Here are Sensei Alexis’ Results: gold in Shotokan kata, 1st in Best-of-the-Best kata, silver in team sanbon kumite, & bronze in team rotational sanbon kumite

 

Nice job Sensei!

Results from the 1st UWK World Championships in Koper, Slovenia

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Congratulations to Sensei Alexis and the AAU/USA for their winnings in the 1st UWK World Championships on October 12-19 in Koper, Slovenia!

Here are the results from the AAU/USA Team:

11 – Gold

3 – Silver

5 – Bronze

Congratulations to Sensei Alexis for winning a bronze medal in the Senior Open Kata division!


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Good Luck Sensei Alexis!

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Good luck to Sensei Alexis and her journey to the 1st UWK World Karate Championships in Koper, Slovenia on October 12th to the 19th with the AAU/USA Team!

Congraulations to the MWKA Dojo for Bringing Home 10 Medals!

MWKA would like to congratulate the competition team athletes that competed in the AAU Jr. Olympic Games on August 7th in Chesapeake, Virginia!

Here are the results:

4 – Gold

1 – Silver

5 – Bronze

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On August 8th, our advanced athletes from ages 10 and up participated in the AAU/USA Team Trials. Those who were selected will be able to travel with the AAU/USA Jr. and Sr. Team to international competitions in countries such as Ireland and Slovenia for the World Karate Championships.

The athletes that participated in the Team Trials include:

Alyssa Yates

Heaven Jose

Angel Jose

Sempai Alex Gale

Sensei Alexis Ocampo

 

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Awesome job everyone! Keep up the hard work!

The Official UWK World Cup Team Trials

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Wish Sensei Alexis the best of luck as she trains for the UWK World Cup Team Trials!

The UWK World Cup will be hosted in Belgrade, Serbia, on April 23-25.

CONGRATULATIONS to the MWKA Dojo for Bringing Home 15 Medals!

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MWKA would like to congratulate our competition team that competed on August 1-2 in Des Moines, Iowa in the AAU Jr. Olympic Games!

Here are the results:

4 – Gold

5 – Silver

2- Bronze

Our team also had two competitors, Sempai Alex and Sempai Angel, who participated in the U.S. Team Trials on August 1st.

Here are the results:

2 – Gold

2 – Silver

0 – Bronze

 

Congratulations again to these hard-working athletes!

Announcing the Athletes Selected for the 2014-2015 AAU/USA Team Pool!

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Congratulations to Sempai Angel and Sensei Alexis for being selected for the AAU/USA Team Pool!

Team selections are based on an athlete’s performance from the previous National Championships. Great job and keep up the hard work!