Richard Amos Sensei is the World Chief Instructor of the group. However, Richard Sensei draws upon the talent of his executive committee to drive the group. Steve Ubl Sensei is the World Technical Director and as such provides vital direction within the group. Within WTKO GB , Scott Langley Sensei is the Technical Director and domestically he leads the group.
WTKO (GB) Aims
To teach traditional Japanese Shotokan Karate.
To provide a fair, legitimate and democratically run organisation.
To allow access to the best instruction and competition.
To have all dan grades registered at the WTKO Headquarters.
To allow members to qualify as WTKO instructors, examiners and referees.
To help students and instructors achieve their goals within karate.
To maintain and develop the connection with Japan.
The World Traditional Karate Organisation (GB) was set up in June 2014 with a mission statement of providing a fair, legitimate association offering the best of traditional Japanese karate through modern training methods and open minded approach to learning. We aim to provide instruction of the highest calibre from sensei who have trained and competed to become some of the best in the world.
News & Events
Dates on Our Calendar
European Championships, Holland.
September 30, 2016 - October 2, 2016
WTKO first Women and Girls competition
October 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
North East Wolverhampton Academy, Marsh Ln, Wolverhampton, West Midlands WV10 6SE, UK
WTKO women and girls, all kyu grades and Shodans with little or no competition experience.
Ages senior school year 7 (11 yrs) to adult.
Scott Langley Sensei teaching
October 16, 2016
Philip Gunn Sensei teaching in Edinburgh
October 30, 2016
WTKO South West B&B plus Squads
October 30, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Ivybridge Leisure Centre, Ivybridge, Erme Court, Leonards Rd, Ivybridge PL21 0SL, UK
Black & Brown belt training