Irish Open

Irish International Karate Open,

National Basketball Arena, Tymon Park, Dublin 24, Ireland.

Saturday 02 March 2013

Dear Friends,

We would like to invite you to the Irish International Karate Open and its new home the National Basketball Arena, Tymon Park, Dublin 24, Ireland.

These championships are truly Open to all club/association teams and individuals of all bonfide karate associations regardless of their current affiliation.

Please note that we have an extensive range of categories across all age groups in an attempt to help the development of our Irish & British competitors but also to give an opportunity for our internationals friends to develop their own youth.

All entries and payment must be in by the closing date of 16 February which is 2 weeks before the championships. Entry and Payment can only be made via the KSE website: where you can register ONLINE and make your ONLINE PAYMENT (Please note any alternative payment method must be with the written consent of event organisers,  All cheques must be cleared before the date the championships)

This is important so that we can finalise all category changes and order medals and trophies and complete the competition draws.

Coaches are reminded of their responsibility and the importance of insurance cover for all competitors. By signing entry forms Coaches will be confirming they have seen all current registration/licence slips which include insurance cover for the named competitors.

Therefore we look forward to seeing you all on the 02 March 2013 at the National Basketball Arena in this new era of the Irish International Karate Open.


Abdu Shaher 8th Dan Tournament Director.

Irish Open 2013-PDF