Karate related events

All events are listed based on previous years’ information.

Dates, month, venue, etc. might change without notice.

Events are listed as an information only.

Please check regularly as we will update as soon as we are informed of event details.

Year Month Dates Event name Venue Organizer
2019 November 3rd Okinawa Karate Kobudo Demonstration Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Karate Kobudo Federation
2019 November 3rd Junior Karatedo Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Karatedo Association
2019 November 6th~9th Kenshikai 40th Anniversary Okinawa Convention Center Kenshikai of Hokama Tetsuhiro sensei, Ageshio Japan
2019 November 9th 52th Okinawa Kenpo Karatedo Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Kenpo Karatedo Association
2019 November 16th Okinawa Prefecture JHS Rookie Tournament Uruma City Gushikawa Gymnasium Okinawa Prefecture SHS Athletics Federation
2019 November 17th 6th Ryukyu Kobujutsu and Karate-jutsu Demonstration Hotaru Dome in Kumejima Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozon Shinko Kai
2019 November 18th Okinawa Prefecture Cultural Award Ceremony Ceremony Okinawa Prefecture Government Bldg. Okinawa Prefecture
2019 November 23rd 71st Okinawa Prefecture Athletic Championship Karate Tournament Uruma City Gushikawa Gymnasium Okinawa Prefecture Athletics Association
2019 November 23rd~24th Okinawa Special Seminar Tomari Kaikan & Asato Dojo Okinawa Karatedo Musokai
2019 November 23rd All Okinawa Karate Kobudo Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Karate Kobudo Federation
2019 December 24th Seibukan Shubukan Joint Tournament Kamimori Elementary School, Urasoe CIty Seibukan and Shubukan
2019 November 25th 2nd Okinawa Karate Academy Okinawa Prefecture Bldg 4F Auditorium OPG Karate Promotion Division
2019 December 8th Uehi-ryu Ageda Dojo Commemorative Demonstration Okinawa citizen small theater Ashibina Uehi-ryu Ageda Dojo
2019 Deccember 8th Okinawa Traditional Karate and Kobujutsu Charity Demonstration National Theatre Okinawa Sanbokukai 8 dojo
2019 December 12th 3rd Okinawa Karate Academy Okinawa Prefecture Bldg 4F Auditorium OPG Karate Promotion Division
2019 December 15th Taishinkan Karatedo Tournament Urasoe Budojo Okinawa Karatedo Shorin-ryu Taishinkan Association
2019 December 15th Okinawa Bugen Juku children kumite tournament Nishihara Gymnasium Karatedo Bugen Juku
2019 December 21st Uruma Wakashishi Cup Uruma City Gushikawa Gymnasium Tournament executive committee
2019 December 22nd Karate and schools related sites tour Naha City OPG Karate promotion division
2019 December 22th 1st Okinawa Bugen Juku adult tournament Nishihara Gymnasium Karatedo Bugen Juku
2019 Deccember 22th Uechi-ryu Youth karate tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Uechi-ryu Karatedo Rengokai
2019 December TBA Senior High School Demonstration Okinawa Prefectural Budokan Okinawa Shogaku Senior High School
2019 December TBA Kaiho Juku Tournament Okinawa Prefectural Budokan Kaiho Juku
2020 January 11th 45th Kunigami district Rookies Tournament Omiya JHS Okinawa Prefecture JHS Athletics
2020 January TBA Pref. Budokan New Year’s Beginning of Training Okinawa Pref. Budokan Okinawa Prefecture Martial Arts Liaison Council
2020 January 12th 3rd Okinawa Traditional Karate Gishiki Okinawa Karate Kaikan Committee for the registration of Okinawa traditional karate to the UNESCO
2020 January 12th Symposium "Okinawa karate and school education" Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture government
2020 January 21st ~ 26th Okinawa Karate International Seminar Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture
2020 January 30th 4th Okinawa Karate Academy Okinawa Prefecture Bldg 4F Auditorium OPG Karate Promotion Division
2020 January TBA Ryuei-ryu Karate Tournament Gushikawa Gymnasium, Uruma CIty Okinawa Ryuei-ryu Ryuho-kai
2020 January TBA Open Tournament All Okinawa Champs Okinawa Karate Kaikan World So-kyokushin Okinawa
2020 February 1st SHS Spring Championships Misato Kogyo SHS Okinawa Prefecture SHS Athletics Federation
2020 February 2nd The 27th All Okinawa Karatedo Federation Demonstration Sugar Hall, Nanjo City (tentative) All Okinawa Karatedo Federation
2020 February 13th~16th Goju-ryu karate technical seminar Okinawa Karate Kaikan, etc. Ageshio Japan
2020 February 14th 5th Okinawa Karate Academy Okinawa Prefecture Bldg 4F Auditorium OPG Karate Promotion Division
2020 February 14th~16th Ryuei-ryu "Ryu no Waza" karate seminar Sakumoto Karate Academy Sakumoto Karate Academy
2020 February 15th The 4th Onoyama Great Ryukyu Festival Okinawa Prefectural Budokan Executive committee
2020 February TBA Junior High School Demonstration Okinawa Prefecture Budokan Okinawa Shogaku Junior High School
2020 February TBA Okinawa Pref. Uechi-ryu Youth Tournament Kadena Town Elementary School Tournament executive committee
2020 February TBA The 11th Tomigusuku City karatedo champonships Tomigusuku Municipal Gymnasium Tomigusuku City Tournament
2020 February TBA Naha City karate Kobudo Championships Okinawa Karate Kaikan Naha City Karate Kobudo Rengokai
2020 February TBA Uechi-ryu Oyama Tournament Ginowan City Futenma 2nd Elementary School, Ginowan City Uechi-ryu Oyama Children Center Parents Association
2020 March 3rd 6th Okinawa Karate Academy Okinawa Prefecture Bldg 4F Auditorium OPG Karate Promotion Division
2020 March 8th 35th Annual Demonstration & 13th team kumite tournament Okinawa Prefecture Budokan Okinawa Prefecture Karatedo Federation
2020 March TBA Uechi-ryu Youth Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Uechi-ryu Karatedo Regokai
2020 March 8th Okinawa Karate Special Exhibit - Exhibit explanatory tour Okinawa Karate Kaikan 沖縄県空手振興課
2020 March TBA Okinawa Karate Kobudo Youth Tournament Okinawa Prefecture Budokan Okinawa Prefecture Karatedo Rengokai
2020 March TBA Chura-shima Cup Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture SHS Athletics Federation
2020 March TBA Oshukai Spring Seminar Okinawa Karate Kaikan World Oshukai
2020 March TBA All Okinawa Karatedo Tournament Naha citizen Gymnasium Kyokushinkaikan Okinawa Branch
2019 March 26th Beginning of the new Special exhibit Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture
2020 March TBA Uruma City Youth Tournament Uruma City Gushikawa Gymnasium Uruma City Karatedo Kobudo Federation
2020 March TBA Okinawa Goju-ryu Karatedo Association Championships Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Goju-ryu Karatedo Kyokai
2020 March TBA 100 Kata Challenge (Kobudo) Shuri Sakiyama Park Challenge Okinawa
2020 March TBA Okinawa Pref. Karatedo Tournament Okinawa Pref. Budokan Shin Kyokushin Yoshida Dojo
2020 April 16th~19th Shinbukan Workshop Okinawa Karate Kaikan, etc. Ageshio Japan
2020 April TBA Junior High School Spring Tournament Okinawa Prefectural Budokan Okinawa Prefecture JHS Athletics Federation
2020 April TBA University Student Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Pref. University Karate Federation
2020 April TBA Festival of the Origin of Dragon Boat Race Tomigusuku Castle ruin park Tomigusuku dragon boat association
2020 April TBA Senior High School Spring Tournament TBA Okinawa Prefecture SHS Athletics Federation
2020 April TBA Shorinji-ryu Renshinkan Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Renshinkan Okinawa Branch
2020 May TBA Naha dragon boat race festival Naha Aja Port Naha Haarii executive committee
2020 May TBA Youth Karate Tournament Okinawa Prefectural Budokan Okinawa Prefecture Karatedo Federation
2020 May TBA Naha area Junior High School Tournament Okinawa Shogaku Okinawa Prefecture JHS Athletics Federation
2020 May TBA Yaeyama JHS Tournament Ishigaki Dai 2 JHS Okinawa Prefecture JHS Athletics
2020 May TBA Okinawa Traditional karate demonstration Okinawa Karate Kaikan Executive comittee
2020 May TBA Okinawa Shorin-ryu tournament Nishihara Town Gymnasium Okinawa Shorin-ryu Karatedo Association
2020 May TBA All Okinawa Karatedo Tournament Ginowan municipal gymnasium Ryukyu Byakuren
2020 May TBA Miyako district JHS tournament Kumatsu JHS Okinawa Prefecture JHS Athletics Federation
2020 June 4th~7th Goju-ryu karate technical seminar Okinawa Karate Kaikan, etc. Ageshio Japan
2020 June TBA Global Wellness Day at the Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Karate Kaikan
2020 June TBA Sport Youth Exchange Tournament Okinawa Prefecture Okinawa Prefecture Athletic Association
2020 June TBA Okinawa Prefecture Karatedo Championships Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture Karatedo Federation
2020 June TBA Pref. All SHS Tournament TBA Okinawa Prefecture SHS Athletics
2020 June TBA Japan Seminar Spring Seminar TBA Okinawa Karatedo Musokai
2020 June TBA All Ryukyu Karate Kobudo Open Tournament TBA Ryukyukan Shorin-ryu Karate Kobudo Federation
2020 June TBA Pref. JHS Tournament Okinawa Prefecture Budokan Okinawa Prefecture JHS Athletics
2020 July TBA The 3rd challenged person karate event Okinawa Karate kaikan Okinawa Prefecture Special Support School etc.
2020 July TBA Okinawa Times Tournament Okinawa Prefectural Budokan Okinawa Times Newspaper
2020 August 6th~8th 2020 Tokyo Olympic Karate competition Nihon Budokan The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games
2020 August TBA All Okinawa Karatedo Championship Tournament Okinawa City Budokan Okinawa Karatedo Association
2020 August TBA 7th Zenyu Cup Ishigaki City Gymnasium Tournament executive comittee
2020 August TBA Nishime All Islands Eisa and Okinawa Sumo Tournament Nishime, Kume Island Kumejima Town Tourism Association
2020 August TBA Oshukai Intl. Seminar Naha, Okinawa World Oshukai
2020 August TBA Central Okinawa Pref. Athletic meet Nishihara Citizens Gymnasium Nakagami-gun Athletic Association
2020 August TBA Nago City Karatedo Tournament 21seki-no-mori Gymnasium Nago City Karatedo Federation
2020 September TBA Nakachi All Islands Okinawa Sumo Tournament Nakachi Noson Park Kumejima Town Tourism Association
2020 September TBA Naha City Karatedo Kobudo Champs Naha civic gymnasium Naha City Karatedo Federation
2020 September 10th~13th Goju-ryu karate technical seminar Okinawa Karate Kaikan, etc. Ageshio Japan
2020 September TBA Okinawa Prefecture Senior High School Tournament TBA Okinawa Prefecture SHS Athletics Federation
2020 September TBA Uechi-ryu Per-age Kata Tournament TBA Okinawa Prefecture Uechi-ryu Karatedo Federation
2020 September TBA Urasoe City Karatedo Tournament TBA Urasore City Karatedo Federation
2020 September TBA The 2nd Okinawa Shureido Open Friendship Karatedo Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Tournament Executive Committee
2020 October TBA CFA Fall Seminars 2020 Okinawa Prefectural Budokan CFA
2020 October TBA 4th Miyako Area Youth Tournament Miyakojima City Hisamatsu Elementary School Gymnasium Miyako Island Karatedo Federation
2020 October TBA All Okinawa Karatedo Champs Okinawa Karate Kaikan All Okinawa Karatedo Federation
2020 October TBA Naha Giant Tug of War (Karate demonstration) Naha City Kokusai Street, Route 58, etc... Conservation Society of Naha Giant Tug of War
2020 April 15th~18th Shinbukan Workshop Okinawa Karate Kaikan, etc. Ageshio Japan
2020 October TBA 7th Prefecture Kobudo Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture Karatedo Federation Kobudo promotion division
2020 October TBA Youth Karatedo Kobudo Tournament Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Karatedo Goju-kai
2020 October 25th The Day of karate dedicatory demonstration - 11:00~12:00 Okinawa Karate Kaikan Okinawa Prefecture
2020 October TBA 100 Kata Challenge (Karate) 18:00~ TBA Challenge Okinawa
2020 October 25th The “Day of Karate” Demonstration - 15:30~17:30 TBA Okinawa Prefecture
2020 October 25th Karate Dedicatory Demonstration - 10:00~ Itoman Mabuni Uechi-ryu Karatedo Rengokai
2020 October 3th~November 2d The Memorial Monument Unveiling & Celebration for Founder Shoshin Nagamine Karate-Do International Seminar & Exchange Martial Arts 2020 TBA World Matsubayashi-Ryu Karate-Do Association
2020 November TBA Okinawa Traditional Kobudo Championships Uruma City Gushikawa Gymnasium Okinawa Prefecture Kobudo Federation
2020 June TBA Naha City Sport Youth Tournament Naha City Gymnasium Naha City Sport Youth Association
2020 December 3rd~6th Goju-ryu karate technical seminar Okinawa Karate Kaikan, etc. Ageshio Japan