Award for the Impact in Sports

December 3, 2016 in Fernando Dojo


Shihan Prasanna Fernando won the Ethnic Minority Award 2016 ‘’Impact in Sports’’ for the Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo by CEMVO in conjunction with the Scottish Government which was held on 12th November 2016 in Marriot Hotel, Glasgow.  The award is in recognition of Prasanna Fernando’s dedication to Karate, passing on his knowledge to others and his support to the community.

Congratulations to Multiple World Champion Takuma Kouketsu on becoming the 2016 World Champion!

November 14, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

Takuma Kouketsu(Japan) The invincible Champion.

The winner of the 2nd and 3rd World Championships in 2008 and 2012,Japan.

The winner of the 38th,40th,42nd,43rd,45th and 46th All Japan Champion.

He is the current heavy weight  World Karate champion at the 1st So-Kyokushin World Open Karate Tournament which was held in Shizuoka,Japan on 22,23 October 2016.

Sensei Takuma Kouketsu proud student of the Hanshi Kazuyuki Hasegawa(Kyokushinkaikan Hasegawa Dojo)

Heartiest congratulations to Sensei Takuma Kouketsu & Hanshi Kazuyuki Hasegawa. Osu!

Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo Sokyokushin United Kingdom


Takuma Kouketsu & his teacher Hanshi Kazuyuki Hasegawa(9th Dan)


















So-Kyokushin GB at the World Karate Championship,Japan

November 6, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

So-Kyokushin GB at the World Karate Championship held 22,23 October 2016 in  Shizuoka ken,Japan.











Great Britain team for the World Tournament,Japan 2016

October 17, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

Congratulations to all who passed!

October 17, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

11-10-2016. Congratulations to all who passed. Osu!

Grading results:
Kacper Zebrowski 10th Kyu Orange Belt
Bentely Fletcher 10th Kyu Orange Belt
Alasdair Walker 9th Kyu Orange Belt
Remigijus Butkus 8th Kyu Blue Belt
Cameron Skimins 6th Kyu Yellow Belt
Rehan Fernando 5th Kyu Yellow Belt

Kyokushin Cup 2017

October 9, 2016 in Fernando Dojo


Kyokushin Cup 2017,The 4th All UK Open Karate Tournament in Weight Divisions

8th April 2017,Glasgow

Official Invitation 

We cordially invite you to participate in the KYOKUSHIN CUP 4th Open All UK Tournament on the 8th April 2017. The event is held at the Arc Gym, Caledonian University, Glasgow.

The rules will be the International Knock Down standard competition by the rules of International Karate Organization Kyokushinkaikan.

Fighters will be divided into following weight classes:

Lightweight – Under 70kg
Middleweight – 70 to Under 80kg
Heavyweight – Over 80kg

Woman (2 weight categories)
Under 65 kg
Over 65 kg

Junior’s Kumite Tournament – Age 6-15 years( five  age categories)

Cadets- Age 16,17 – Male and female.

Veteran division for aged over 40 – Men 

Kata Tournament held under following categories:

Under 9, under 13, Age 14-17 and over 18

***The Organizers reserve the right to change any categories on the day***

Application: till 28th of March 2017 on:

Please contact for more information:

Every participation will be greatly appreciated to promote understanding, foster friendships and respect between Dojos/Organisations and disciplines.

If you have any questions or if you need any additional information, do not hesitate to contact us. We are looking forward to seeing you in Glasgow.


Yours sincerely

Prasanna Fernando Shihan

World Sokyokushin Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo



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About the accommodation for the tournament participants:
We would like to recommend you the following hotels

1)Euro Hostel Glasgow ( Euro Hostel has budget accommodation in private and dormitory rooms,10 minutes working distance to the tournament venue)

2)St Enoch Hotel (A budget hotel in the heart of Glasgow city centre, 10 minutes working distance to the tournament venue)

3)easyHotel Glasgow City (A budget hotel in the heart of Glasgow city centre, 5 minutes working distance to the tournament venue)

4)Premier Inn Glasgow City – Buchanan Galleries(In the heart of Glasgow, this Premier Inn is just 5 minutes’ walk from the Tournament venue)

5)Premier Inn Glasgow City – Charing Cross (Next to Charing Cross Rail Station in Glasgow’s centre, 15 minutes working distance to the tournament venue)

6)Premier Inn Glasgow City – George Square ((In the heart of Glasgow, this Premier Inn is just 8 minutes’ walk from the Tournament venue)

*We recommended to book your accommodation at your earliest convenience.
Choose the accommodation that best suits to your needs, other accommodation possibilities available on

Kyokushin Karate Instructional DVD

October 8, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

Kyokushin Karate Instructional DVD by Prasanna Fernando Shihan


1st So-Kyokushin World Karate Championship,Japan

September 19, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

1st So-Kyokushin World Karate Championship

Shizuoka ken, Japn

22nd ,23rd October 2016

Grading results

July 31, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

At the kyu grading on 28th July 2016 – held at the Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo


Grading results

Luke Cameron – 9th Kyu Orange Belt

Matthew Kucera- 9th Kyu Orange Belt

Micahel Kuceru- 8th Kyu Blue Belt

Thomas Mechin- 6th Kyu Yellow Belt

Jonathan Mendoza- Results pending

Summer Camp

July 25, 2016 in Fernando Dojo

Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo Annual Summer Camp was held at a Balloch Lake in 23rd Saturday July 2016. Training schedule was very intense and  there were several activities from morning to evening, such as Kihon, Kata Tensho, Naihanchi shodan/Bunkai , Ikken, Makiwara training, Fighting techniques and 10 men kumite.

The event was a great success and wonderful friendly atmosphere motivated everyone the participants of the camp. Osu!