On 14-17 July at Krakow Academy of Physical Education there was held the 43rd East European Summer Camp in which participated 280 fighters and coaches, including about 30 participants from Armenia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Ireland, Kaliningrad, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine. Training sessions were led by the President of EKF shihan Antonio Pinero and USA Country Representative shihan Leslaw Samitowski from Chicago. Simultaneously there was organized a session for the national team, which was conducted by PKF coaches sensei Maciej Sokolowski and shihan Robert Wajgelt, and coach shihan Wac?aw Antoniak was introducing WKF fighting regulations. On July 15, at the Conference Hall of the Hotel Justyna, the Annual Meeting of PKO was held, in which more than 50 Polish Branch Representatives took place. On July 16 examinations were conducted for Kyu and Dan and later in the evening a Sayonara party was organized. Cabaret contest was won by sensei Piórkowski's team. The camp ended the next day with over-one-hour examination fights. The Examination Board awarded with 5 Dan the following well-known Branch Representatives: Robert Kopciowski and Janusz Piorkowski from Poland and Konstantin Vysochinskiy from Ukraine. All camp participants traditionally received diplomas of participation, poster calendars with a family photo and key rings. The organizer was the Polish Kyokushinkai Organization led by shihan Andre Drewniak.
We are already inviting you to participate in the next 44th Summer Camp in July 2017 in Krakow.