From the 23rd to the 25th September, Karate participation took place inside the 3rd Islamic Solidarity Games in Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia. Twenty eight countries took place in the Games, with a very high participation of athletes and very high quality of the bouts.
FORKI organization was outstanding and helped to create a perfect atmosphere of friendship and solidarity, matching with the motto of the Game: HARMONY IN UNITY. The WKF President Antonio Espinós was present in the Games and enjoyed the event together with many leaders from the participating National Federations. From the WKF we want to thank FORKI President and all his team For the work developed and congratulate FORKI for the success.
Attached medal table and complete results
Mr. Iwan Setiawan FORKI head of foreign affairs, Mr. Hendardji Soepandji FORKI President, Mr. Antonio Espinós WKF President, Ms. Rita Subowo, IOC member and Indonesia NOC President, and Mr. Mudai Chairman of the 3rd Islamic Solidarity Games OC.
From left to right: Mr. Hendardji Soepandji, Mr. Iwan Setiawan and Mr. Antonio Espinós.
The WKF President and the FORKI President greeting the referees, accompanied by Patrick Lim, chief referee.