HEADQUARTERS

Avenida de Filipinas 50. Escalera 2 1ºA

28003. Madrid (Spain).

Tel: (+34) 91 535 96 32

Fax: (+34) 91 535 96 33

Email: wkf@wkf.net

President: Antonio Espinós

Organigrama WKF

WKF EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


WKF COMMISSIONS

MEDICAL COMMISSION

Rafael Arriaza (Spain), Chairman

ENTOURAGE COMMISSION (...)

Souleymane Gaye (Senegal), Chairman
Members:
Davide Benetello (Italy)
Nassim Varasteh (Canada)
Laurence Fischer (France)

DISCIPLINARY & LEGAL COMMISSION

José Garcia Maañón (Argentina), Chairman

TECHNICAL COMMISSION

Con Kassis (Australia), Chairman
Michael Billman (England), Secretary
Members:
Mohamed Abbas (UAE)
Yashar Bashirov (Azerbaijan)
José María de Dios (Spain)
Mohamed El Hoseiny (Egypt)
Tokey Hill (USA)
Kjell Jacobsen (Norway)
Sonny Pillay (South Africa)
Dominique Sigillo (Switzerland)
Aytekin Soykan (Turkey)

RANKING COMMISSION

Toshihisa Nagura (Japan), Chairman
Members:
Davide Benetello (Italy)
Francis Didier (France)

2021 K1 STRATEGY AND DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION

Francisco Alegrete (Spain), Chairman
Members:
Davide Benetello (Italy)
Javier Escalante (Sweden)
Esteban Pérez (Spain)

ATHLETES COMMISSION (...)

Davide Benetello (Italy) , Chairman
Members:
Douglas Brose (Brazil) (2018-2022)
Antonio Díaz (Venezuela) (2018-2022)
Nguyen Hoang Ngan (Vietnam) (2016- )
Ryo Kiyuna (Japan) (2016-2020)
Vassiliki Panetsidou (Greece) (2016-2020)

PARA-KARATE COMMISSION

Dusana Augustovicova (Slovakia), Chairwoman

SPORTS COMMISSION

Javier Escalante (Sweden), Chairman
Chairman of the Technical Commission
Chairman of the Athletes Commission
Chairman of the Medical Commission
1 TC member + 1 RC member to be appointed for each meeting by both the TC and the RC Chairmen

ORGANISING COMMISSION

Esteban Pérez (Spain), Chairman

WOMENS SPORT COMMISSION

María Angélica Coronil (Chile), Chairwoman
Members:
Pending nomination

COMPETITION RULES COMMISSION

Gunnar Nordahl (Norway), Chairman
Members:
KUMITE
Rafael Arriaza (Spain)
Davide Benetello (Italy)
Francis Didier (France)
Javier Escalante (Sweden)
Con Kassis (Australia)
Esteban Pérez (Spain)
KATA
Antonio Díaz (Venezuela)
Javier Escalante (Sweden)
Con Kassis (Australia)
Esteban Pérez (Spain)
Yrsa Ranki (Finland)
Luca Valdesi (Italy)

REFEREE COMMISSION (...)

Javier Escalante (Sweden), Chairman
Robert Hamara (Norway), Secretary
Fariba Madani (USA), Assistant Secretary
Roland Lowinger (Germany), Counselor
Members:
Guido Abdalla (Guatemala)
Mansour Alsultan (Kuwait)
Emad El Sersy (Egypt)
Pirko Heinonen (Finland)
Ma Junting (China)
Ugur Kobas (Turkey)
Zitouni Metyout (Morocco)
Rafael Ortega (France)
Dion Panossian (Australia)
Yasmin San Chan (Macau)
Kazuo Takahashi (Japan)
José Antonio Velasco (Spain)
Giuseppe Zaccaro (Italy)

OLYMPIC PLANNING COMMISSION

Gunnar Nordahl (Norway), Chairman
Members:
Sergio Aguilera (Spain)
Davide Benetello (Italy)
Francis Didier (France)
Esteban Pérez (Spain)

WKF HQ Office in charge:
Sara Wolff (Spain)

TOKYO 2020 COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

Antonio Espinós (Spain), Chairman
Members:
Francisco Alegrete (Spain)
Toshihisa Nagura (Japan)

PROTOCOL COMMISSION

A. Halawish (UAE), Chairman

OLYMPIC STRATEGY COMMISSION

Toshihisa Nagura (Japan), Chairman
Members:
Souleymane Gaye (Senegal)
John DiPasquale (USA)


WKF EVENT DELEGATES

2020. Karate 1 - Premier League (Different venues). Esteban Pérez (Spain)

2020. Karate 1 - Series A (Different venues). Dominique Sigillo (Switzerland)

2020. Karate 1-Youth League (Different venues). Luca Valdesi (Italy)

2020. FISU World Championships (Malaysia). Souleymane Gaye (Senegal)

2020. Olympic Games (Tokyo, Japan). Esteban Pérez (Spain)

2021. Mediterranean Games (Oran, Algeria). Béchir Cherif (Tunisia)

2021. The World Games (Birmingham, USA). Esteban Pérez (Spain)