Karatecas By The Podium In The Open Of Luxembourg

The national teams held a rally in France

Differdange, Luxembourg, April 24, 2015 .- Members of the national team of karate traveled today from France to the city of Differdange, Luxembourg, where they play the 25th and 26th of April the Open of that country.

In the feminine branch will see action Guadalupe Quintal and Xhunashi Caballero, in the division of the +60 kilograms; Merillela Arreola and Sofía Castorena, in -60 kg, and Cecilia Cuéllar, in -53 kg.

While for the men will do the same Oliver Alexis Flores, in -70 kg and Antonio Gutierrez, in +80 kg.

“The level will be very good, it is anticipated that several European champions will compete. Here there will only be three pesos, which are not the official ones, but for fogueo it is better because there are more people by category “, indicated Xhunashi Caballero.

The Karateks, who are fighting to be part of the selection that will represent us at the Pan American Games Toronto 2015, held a rally in Paris, France.

“We were training in the Sarcelles dojo, here they have made many world champions and we trained with some of them. With this we realize that we can get the same thing as them, it’s just a matter of focusing more work and being smarter.

“We are very happy, we have learned a lot, we really believe that we will improve physically and polish techniques,” concluded the native of Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca.

Waldo RamÍRez Occupies 7Th Place In The Open Of Paris

Paris France. As of January 24, 2015 . Crédit Photo: Denis Boulanger – FFKDA. (IKKOSPORTS) – Waldo Ramirez took the seventh place in the kata specialty among 123 competitors in the Karate Do Open in Paris, starting this season with a good step towards the 2015 international events in a contest that takes place in Stade Pierre De Coubertin.

Waldo Ramirez had to face the Portuguese Pinheiro, the Belgian Giovanne and the Spaniard Damián Quintero.

This season begins with the Premier League of Karate with the record presence of 912 registered competitors from 68 countries with the presence of the best karatekas in the world.

The tournament takes place in Paris two months away from the Senior European Championships (qualifying for the European Games in June with Baku headquarters), in such a way that the best French athletes will be at the Paris Open, as well as athletes Japan, Egypt, Germany, Italy and Mexico.

The best athletes in the world, such as Giana Lofty (Egypt), Enes Erkan (Turkey), Luigi Busa (Italy), Serap Ozcelik (Turkey), Gogita Arkania (Georgia), Alizee Agier (France), Sara Cardin Someya (Japan), as well as Rafael Aghayev (Azerbaijan), who will make their return to the competition and will also be present a significant number of world medalists.

Karate Mexicano Thinks In Colombia, Dominican And Venezuela For JCC

Mexico, 6 Nov (Notimex). – The biggest rivals of Mexican karate for the Central American and Caribbean Games Veracruz 2014 are the teams from Colombia, the Dominican Republic and Venezuela, nations that have raised their sporting level in the last four years.

However, Daniel Vargas Flores, who will compete in the minor category at 67 kilos, said that the Mexican team is composed of the best in the country, to face these nations and reach the finals in each of the divisions.

“The strategy is to work with videos, analyze the combats of the most complicated rivals and prepare a strategy for each of them,” he said.

He said that some have already faced international battles and know how to win, but at the beginning of the Olympic cycle there are also some new competitors, which are unknown.

He pointed out that in the case of Mexico, it is a group where there is experience and youth, “we are some with much experience and others that come from youth, But have had a very important sport development. “

Vargas Flores considered that in addition to the quality of the selected, another factor that will influence the best performance is the existing union between the partners, “the team is united and motivated. We think that we are going to have a very good role in the games, we will go with everything for the gold “.

The karate tournament will be held in Coatzacoalcos from the 27th to the 29th of this month.