The Scottish Open 2016 Championship that was held on 27th February 2016 at the Caledonian University, Glasgow. More than 85 competitors took part, including cadets up to adults from deferent Karate Organisations from Europe. Sathmi Fernando (Shodan) and Thomas Mechin (9th Kyu) represented Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo. Thomas fought light weight novice category and it was the first time had competed in a full contact Karate Tournament and did exceptionally well. Sathmi came 1st in the Cadet 14-15 age category. This tournament was a very positive experience for our members.
We would also like to thank Shihan Ian Rodger and organising committee.