Asian Karate Championships

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Asian Karatedo Championships
AbbreviationAKF Championships
Location
Region served
Asian Continental countries/regions
Membership
40 Affiliated Countries
Official language
English is the official language. If any question in respect to the sport or technique of karate, it will be referred to the original Japanese text.
Website http://asiankaratefederation.net

The Asian Karatedo Championships are the highest level of competition for sport karate in Asia. The competition is held in a different country every two years organized by the Asian Karatedo Federation (AKF) under the supervision of World Karate Federation (WKF), the largest international governing body of sport karate with over 180 member countries. It is the only karate organization recognised by the International Olympic Committee and has more than fifty million members. The AKF organizes the Junior and Senior Asian Karatedo Championships in every two years in between the Olympic and Asian Games and participates in WKF World Karate Championships which its member Japan play as a powerhouse country when it comes to sport karate vying for world titles with counterpart opponents from the powerful nations such as France, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Spain and Italy in many world championships.

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AKF Country Member's Federations

Asian Senior Karate Championships

YearEditionDateCity and host country
1993 123–24 November Flag of the Republic of China.svg Taipei, Taiwan
1995 218–24 September Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg Manila, Philippines
1997 33–9 November Bandeira do Leal Senado.svg Macau
1999 41–2 December Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore
2001 52–4 November Flag of Malaysia.svg Genting Highlands, Malaysia
2004 66–8 February Flag of the Republic of China.svg Taoyuan, Taiwan
2005 719–22 May Flag of Macau.svg Macau
2007 824–26 August Flag of Malaysia.svg Seremban, Malaysia
2009 925–27 September Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Foshan, China
2011 1021–24 July Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Quanzhou, China
2012 1114–17 July Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Tashkent, Uzbekistan
2013 125–7 December Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2015 134–6 September Flag of Japan.svg Yokohama, Japan
2017 1415–17 July Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Astana, Kazakhstan
2018 1513–15 July Flag of Jordan.svg Amman, Jordan
2019 1619–21 July Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Tashkent, Uzbekistan
2021 1719–22 December Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Almaty, Kazakhstan

Asian Cadet, Junior and U-21yrs Karate Championships

YearEditionMonthCity and host country
1992 1 AUKOSeptember Flag of Malaysia.svg Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1994 2 AUKOSeptember Flag of Vietnam.svg Hanoi, Vietnam
1996 3 AUKOSeptember Flag of the Republic of China.svg Taichung, Taiwan
1998 4 AUKONovember Bandeira do Leal Senado.svg Macau
2000 5 AKFAugust Bandeira do Leal Senado.svg Macau
2002 6 AKFSeptember Flag of Japan.svg Tokyo, Japan
2005 7 AKFNovember Flag of Macau.svg Macau
2006 8 AKFOctober Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore, Singapore
2008 9 AKFSeptember Flag of Malaysia.svg Sabah, Malaysia
2010 10 AKFAugust Flag of Hong Kong.svg Hong Kong, Hong Kong China
2011 11 AKFJuly Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Quanzhou, China
2012 12 AKFJuly Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Tashkent, Uzbekistan
2013 13 AKFDecember Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2015 14 AKFAugust Flag of Malaysia.svg Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2016 15 AKFNovember Flag of Indonesia.svg Makassar, Indonesia
2017 16 AKFJuly Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Astana, Kazakhstan
2018 17 AKFMay Flag of Japan.svg Okinawa, Japan
2019 18 AKFApril Flag of Malaysia.svg Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
2021 19 AKF19–22 December Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Almaty, Kazakhstan

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