The KWF Kyokushinkai Costa Rica and Shidokan Costa Rica Organizations have successfully completed their Fourth edition of the Bushido Challenge 2016. The high level of fights and of the Organization gave fighters and fans a great Tournament. Both Organizations have been working hard on uniting Full Contact Karate in Costa Rica, and as a result we had the participation of KWF, Shidokan, Shinkyokushin, Kyokushin Kan, IKO Matsushima, Shieyjuku, Kyokushin Union, and many other independent groups. This year we had the participation of fighters from other countries such as Mexico, Pánama and Chile. In order to ensure a fair tournament regarding judges, we had judges from KWF, Shidokan and Shinkyokushin.
KWF Costa Rica had an impressive performance obtaining 9 First Places, 6 Second Places and 3 Third places out of a possible 25 podiums for our Organization.
The next Edition of the Bushido Challenge will be held on May 2017. For more information please contact KWF Costa Rica Country Representative Sensei Mauricio Alvarado at kyokushincrc @gmail.com.