Continental Championships

African Karate to show progress at UFAK Junior & Senior Championships

2020-02-03

African Karate to show progress at UFAK Junior & Senior Championships

The city of Tangier in Morocco hosts the 2020 UFAK Senior & Junior Championships. The best karatekas in the continent are set to compete in a memorable event which is scheduled for February 7 to 9. 

The city of Tangier in Morocco hosts the 2020 UFAK Senior & Junior Championships. The best karatekas in the continent are set to compete in a memorable event which is scheduled for February 7 to 9.

Nearly 400 athletes from 23 countries are expected to compete in Tangier. The domination of African Karate is at stake at the event. Also, the tournament in Tangier is the last continental championships in Africa before the end of the Olympic qualifying process.

The tournament will take place at the Covered Hall Sport Ziaten. The competition is scheduled to start on Friday, February 7 and will conclude on Sunday, February 9. The last edition of the continental tournament was held last year in Gaborone (Botswana). Egypt and Morocco topped the medal table of the event with eleven gold medals respectively.

The 2020 UFAK Senior & Junior Championships will be another episode in the quest for the prevalence of African karate as the main heroes of the sport in the continent are set to fight for the titles. The new kings and queens of African karate are expected to be crowned in Tangier.

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