Date Created: 2015-09-29 14:35:50

On Saturday 3rd October 2015, The SKGB Referee Commission will be holding a Kumite Officials course at Holytown Community Centre at 1000 hours.
This course is free to all members and will be for both new and qualified officials.

If any member is wishes to take part in this event can they please let me know in order that the necessary preparations can be put in place

Stuart Robertson
SKGB Referee Commission Secretary
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Date Created: 2015-09-29 11:54:56

Karate proposed for Tokyo 2020

It is with great pleasure that I inform you that the Organising Committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (TOCOG) has proposed to the IOC Karate as an additional sport for these Olympic Games. The proposal includes the individual KATA categories (male and female) and the individual KUMITE categories (3 male categories and 3 female categories).

On a day like this, we can finally share our joy and satisfaction for the work performed during so many years and the achievement of this objective.

Click on World Karate Federation website for up-to-date information at:

Date Created: 2015-09-18 10:39:40

JKS  Scotland Shotokan Karate Coach job application pack. Closing date 28th September 2015.

Please click on PDF documents for full details.

Job description click on PDF document.

Job application click on PDF document.


Date Created: 2015-09-10 11:43:47

The SKGB  are looking to appoint three Junior Kata Coaches one for each of the following styles.

1 Shotokan
2 Shito-ryu
3 Wado-ryu

Information regarding the positions attached

Closing date for applications Thursday 24th September

Click on PDF document for details

Date Created: 2015-09-07 12:04:32

The SKGB are looking to appoint a Marketing Advisor.

Closing date for applications end of business Thursday 24th September.

Attached  role description.

Date Created: 2015-08-31 14:31:24

The Scottish International Open Championships will be held on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April 2016.

Venue: Meadowbank Stadium Edinburgh

Bulletin 1 to follow

Date Created: 2015-06-19 14:22:58

The Refereeing Commission are looking to appoint a new Secretary

Applications for the position must be e-mailed or posted to the SKGB office. Closing dates for applications 3rd of July 2015.

 Click on PDF document for job description

Date Created: 2015-06-15 13:53:07

Congratulations  to Billy Haggarty's success
at last week’s European Karate Federation Championships for
Regions. Billy was successful in his attempt to pass his Kumite Judge B

Date Created: 2015-05-27 09:32:16

Would everyone who wishes to be considered for selection for
the World Junior-Cadet and under 21 World Championships to be held in Indonesia
12/15th November please send in your cv’s re events they have
participated in for 2104/2015 no later than June 12th. No
applications after this date will be considered. You must also give the amount
of competitors that competed in your weight category and the medal position you



Hamish Adam

Director of Sport

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