Continental Championships

Thrilling EKF Senior Championships underway in Zadar


Thrilling EKF Senior Championships underway in Zadar

The quest for the Karate European crowns starts Wednesday as Day 1 of #KarateZadar2024 is underway. The 2024 EKF Senior Championships kicked off on Wednesday with the best karatekas in the continent clashing to qualify for the finals.

The city of Zadar in Croatia hosts the 59th edition of the EKF Senior Championships from May 8 to 12. The continental crowns are at stake in an adrenaline-packed event. The opening day comprises the eliminations rounds in the categories of Individual Male and Female Kata, Female Kumite +68kg, -68kg, and -61kg, and Male Kumite +84kg, -84kg, and -75kg.

Some of the top favourites and most decorated karatekas in the continent are set to make their debut in Zadar today.

What makes this event even more exciting is that the medal bouts on Saturday and Sunda will be available for LIVE streaming on the official World Karate Federation (WKF) YouTube channel.

The streams are scheduled to start on Saturday at 9.30 (GMT +1) for the morning session and at 15.30 (GMT +1) for the afternoon session, and at 9.00 (GMT +1) for the Sunday session.         

Karate enthusiasts are encouraged to subscribe to the WKF YouTube channel and set a reminder for the live-streaming sessions, ensuring they don't miss a moment of the gripping action. For live updates and exclusive content, follow the WKF on FacebookInstagramX (Twitter), and TikTok and visit the microsite of the 2024 EKF Senior Championships.