World Junior Karate Championship 2022 or officially known as “World Cadet, Junior and U21 Karate Championships” is the upcoming karate competition for U21 athletes. Sanctioned by the WKF, the event is set to begin this Wednesday.
In 1996, the World Karate Championship Junior was established. The first event was held in Johannesburg, South Africa, the same year. The World Karate Federation has conducted the event biennially since then (WKF). The karate tournament has three weight classes for each of the two genders.
The most recent World Karate Championship Junior was held in 2019. The competition was held in the Chilean city of Santiago that year. At present, Japan is leading the all-time medals leaderboard with 52 gold and a total of 97 medals.
When is World Junior Karate Championship 2022?
- Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2022.
- Time: 02:00 a.m. ET
The upcoming World Karate Championship Junior 2022 will begin on upcoming Wednesday, October 26, 2022. The event will begin with individual Kata matches at 02:00 a.m. ET.
- Stadium: Konya Spor ve Kongre Merkezi
- Area: Konya, Turkey
This year’s World Karate Championship Junior will be held in Turkey. The Konya Spor ve Kongre Merkezi stadium located in the Turkish city of Konya will be the main venue for the event.
World Junior Karate Championship 2022 Fixture:
|October 26||Kata Individual; Kumite Cadet Male & Female|
|October 27||Kumite Cadet Female, Junior Male & Female|
|October 28||Kumite Junior Female, U21 Male & Female|
|October 29||Kata Team Cadet, Junior Male & Female; Bronze Medal – All Cadet; Finals – All Cadet; Bronze Medal – Junior Male & Female, Finals – All Junior|
|October 30||Kata Team Cadet, Junior; Kata and Kumite U-21 Male and Female; Finals – All U21; Finals – Kata team Cadet, Junior Male & Female|
How to watch the World Junior Karate Championship 2022 event on TV?
The World Karate Championships Junior does not have any official television coverage live stream. As such, it won’t be available for fans to watch on TV.
How to Live Stream the event?
The WKF owns all rights to digital distribution of the World Junior Karate Championship 2022 event. All the matches in the upcoming World Championship will be live-streamed on their official WKF YouTube channel.