Olbia October 4, 2017
As for the program the kata judo commission was held headed by the M ° Franco Capelletti
They were present:
Envic Galea (Malta), Piero Comino (Italy), Michel Kozlowski (Belgium), Daniel De Angelis (Canada), Otsuji Hirofumi (Japan), Mukai Mikihiro (Japan), Dimitri R. Nemegaire (Belgium), Gavino Piredda (Italy) , Naoky Murata (Japan), Nico Van Dijk (Netherlands), GS Bertoletti (Italy).
It was also the first formal meeting. After leaving the commission, thanked the President IJF, Marius L. Vizer, the Italian Federation FIJLKAM, Dr. Domenico Falcone, and Secretary General Ing. Massimiliano Benucci, the Chairman of the Organizing Committee, M ° Gavino Piredda, gave priority to the outstanding competition.
Will compete in the Grand Slam and World Cup Kata 92 couples (so 184 athletes) in 30 countries and 33 arbiters from 18 countries on Friday (October 6th) and Saturday (October 7th).
The problems about the changes of the competition regulation are postponed to the new year (2018),in prevision of the two major calendar events: the Judo Festival in Bangkok (Thailand) and the World Cup in Cancun (Mexico).
In the afternoon, the meeting with the delegates from the 5 continents:
U.S.A./Panamerica Kuniko Takeuchi
Europe Jane Bridge
Asia Koji Komata
Oceania Vincent Bill
Africa Thomas DunkerThey were present as observers, El Jarabi (Morocco), Omar Danga Loum Honorary President Africa (Senegal), Soshida Kennichi
World Judo Kata Champ. 2017