All posts tagged Karate

Israeli karate kid on top of the world

Israeli karate kid Sela Elmaliah – who has family in Australia – won a gold medal at the World Budo Karate Children’s Championships in Lithuania.

Duo kick more karate goals at nationals

Sydney's Richard Basckin and Yonatan Freund ended the 2018 Australian karate season by winning medals at the national championships in the Sunshine Coast.

Duo’s success continues in karate

Sydney's rising kumite karate stars Yonatan Freund and Richard Basckin have started 2018 where they left off last year - with success - at last weekend's Australian Open held at Sydney's Whitlam Centre.

Top results for karate kids

KARATE’S inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games is sending ripples of excitement through the sport, and young Jewish Australians are putting themselves in the frame for future selection with some impressive results.

Jewish athletes star at world karate champs

SIX junior Jewish athletes took out medals at the recent 9th World Karate Confederation Championships in Melbourne.

Budo family fighting for peace

AUSTRALIAN Carole Schlessinger recently won gold for Israel at the 11th Shotokan Karate World Championship in Sydney, which also saw 10 participants compete from the Budo for Peace (BFP) organisation, which sets out to unite Israelis and Palestinians through martial arts.

Karate kid set to mix it with the big boys

ANTHONY Tockar will be part of the South Pacific team at one of the world’s biggest karate tournaments later this year.