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Acapulco ready to host opening event of the season

2022-01-20

Acapulco ready to host opening event of the season

The season of international Karate begins Friday in Acapulco. The 2022 Karate 1-Youth League Acapulco inaugurates an event-filled year of Karate.

Nearly 500 young athletes from 32 countries have registered to participate in the first international event of the season. The year of international Karate starts with the event to celebrate the strength of the sport at young ages.

The Karate 1-Youth League Acapulco gathers youngsters from 12 to 17 years of age. While the registration and draw on Thursday officially open the event, the competition is set to begin Friday at 09:00 (local time). Finals will be held at the end of each one of the three competition days. The tournament will conclude on Sunday at 20.00 (local time).

As the first Karate 1-Youth League event of the year, the competition will be an opportunity to see the future stars of the sport in action while giving the chance to powerhouse nations of the sport to showcase the strength of their grassroots programmes.

CLICK HERE to go to the 2022 Karate 1-Youth League Acapulco micro-site.