2018 KSI World Tournament
July 17th -21st

Last time Sweden hosted a KSI event it was the European Tournament in 2007 and now we are prepared and ready to give you a memorable world tournament 2018.

Competing Countries

America

Australia

Botswana

Canada

Czech Republic

England

Finland

Estonia

Germany

India

Ireland

New Zeeland

Norway

Mozambique

Portugal

Seychelles

South Africa

Sweden

Switzerland

Zimbabwe

The Gasshuku and tournament will be held in the annex building at the famous arena, Ericsson Globe arena.

Ericsson Globe is the world’s largest spherical building. The globe city is the center for Swedish ice hockey, football and music events and is located a few stops with subway from Stockholm City Center.

We’ll be staying at Quality Hotel Globe, which is connected to the Globe and part of the globe city.

Information about Stockholm

Event Schedule

Competition schedule

Competition draw sheets

Monday 16th of July:

Mandatory arrival day for CIs and Referees

3:00 - 5:00 pm: Pick-up of country bags, payments and information in conference room “Pluto”

Tuesday 17th of July:

Country arrival day

2:00 - 4:00 pm: Pick-up of country bags, payments and information in conference room “Pluto”
4:00 - 6:00 pm: Referees meeting, conference room “Cosmos”
7:30 - 8:30 pm: Country Instructors Meeting, conference room “Cosmos”

Wednesday 18th of July:

Gasshuku

9:30 am: Opening Ceremony, Silent Minute for Soke Kimura
10:00 am: Gasshuku starts
4:00 pm: Grading in Warm-up area

Thursday 19th of July:

Kata Eliminations and Kumite Veterans

7:30 am: Annexet - opening
9:00 am: Hajime: WT 2018 Kata and Kumite veterans

Friday 20th of July:

Kumite Eliminations

7:30 am: Annexet - opening
9:00 am: Hajime: WT 2018 Kumite

Saturday 21st of July:

Finals and banquet

7:30 am: Annexet - opening
9:00 am: Hajime: Final
7:00 pm: Welcome Drink
3:00 am: Banquet end

Sunday 22nd of July:

Country departure day

Stay focused, motivated and train hard
KSI Sweden