On October 31-November 1, Uzbekistan Cup on fudokan karate-do was held in the Dynamo FSO in Tashkent region. According to the results of competitions in disciplines Kumite, Kata Fukogo, Enbu and Team Kata among juniors, men and women, the first in the team event were representatives of Tashkent; the second Tashkent region; and Surkhandaryo Region atheletes came third. The age of participants was from 5-30 years.
According to the General Secretary of the Federation of Fudokan Karate-do in Uzbekistan, Muzaffar Yusupov, one of the main objectives of these national competitions is a practical training of youth and adult teams for the upcoming World Cup, which will be held in Belgrade (Serbia) on December 2-6 this year.
In June, a seminar was organized under the supervision of the founder of Fudokan Karate- do, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences, owner of dan rank of Elijah Jörg, where more than 200 athletes in three days learnt the tricks of mastery in Tashkent. The event was also a good tool to improve skills before performances at national and international tournaments.