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WKF needs World wide more female licensed referees and officials

Posted by WKF head office on July 28th, 2022


Alexandra PETRE / Austria

WKF HEAD OFFICE work very hard in cooperation with our IRC- “International rules committee” to train our international officials and referees, to answer protests and requests for the competition rules and to develop our various WKF rules.

The weekend just before the European Championships in Wels near Linz is next Chance !

History has shown nothing is set in stone!

He WENJU / China

Daniela GARRIDO ASENJO / Chile

As the world knows, our WKF is celebrating 60 years of existence in the next WKF World Championships in France in 2024.

We expect in France 2024 again more than 1.500 Champions, man and women.

The past has shown that we need more officially WKF licensed ladies internationally.



Our next World referee seminar will be held

October 21st / 22nd,  2022 in Wels, Austria.


Just the weekend before the WKF European Championships.

The next but one World referee seminars will be held in October 2023 in Spain, and 2024 in Thionville, France. (1964 à 2024 – 60 ans WKF)


Annika PASTUCH / Austria

Without valid WKF license you are not an official in our World Kickboxing Federation!!

Today WKF has more than 100 international licensed referees on 6 continents.

Adriana TATU / Romania

Of these, unfortunately, we only have


eight WORLD CLASS female officials


Patrizia APOLOT / Uganda

Like all knowledge,

more and more strong female

champions and athletes are fighting


Our executive board therefore

emphatically requests all WKF

Susanna ARRIGHI / Argentina

country presidents to send

more female referees to

the seminar in Austria in October


It’s in your hands …



we just need


more female officials


in our WKF