The WKC ExCom Meeting took place on 7th November 2015 in Belgrade, attended by President Marko Nicović, Vice-Presidents Dr. Viacheslav Timofeev, Dr. Bruno Gilardi, Roland Dietrich as well as Mr. Terry Boyle
Hanshi Ronnie Watt (kudan – 9th dan) OBE ORS : Aberdonian karate students will have great cause to celebrate this week with the news that their very own Ronnie Watt OBE ORS, chief instructor of the NKF (national karate federation) and director of Shotokan for the WKC (world karate confederation) has been awarded a 9th Dan black belt (Kudan). Believed to be the highest ever Dan grade to an Aberdonian or a Scotsman.
6th TAFISA World Games will take place from 6th to 12th October 2016 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The TAFISA Organization has offered to their members to participate in the games. Dr. Fritz Wendland and Roland Dietrich attended the 24th TAFISA World Congress that took place from 14th – 18th October 2015, Budapest, Hungary.