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WKF mourns passing of Ennio Carlos Cardoso

2021-03-16

WKF mourns passing of Ennio Carlos Cardoso

The World Karate Federation is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Ennio Carlos Cardoso

The World Karate Federation is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Ennio Carlos Cardoso, Brazilian referee, and a beloved representative of the Brazilian Karate family.

Member of the national referee commission, Ennio Carlos Cardoso was a karateka by heart and a man of great kindness and professionalism. A practitioner of Shotokan karate and son of Brazilian Karate Federation president Luiz Carlos Cardoso, Ennio Carlos Cardoso actively contributed to the development of the sport in the country. 

The thoughts and sympathies of the WKF and the entire Karate Family are with Ennio Carlos' family and friends, as well as the entire Brazilian Karate community at this difficult time.