On Saturday 17 June, around 500 Kyokushin Karate students from all over the world met at the Thomas Domenig Stadium in Chur to take part in the Trimmister Cup 2023, a full-contact fighting tournament. This event was of special significance as Karate Master Hatsuo Royama from Japan was present.
The students of the Kyokushin Karate Engadin School, enjoyed a successful day. Our students Alex M and Lucas M, both from Zuoz won first place in their fighting categories. In the elite men's category, Aleksandr S. from Zuoz took second place, while Petr M. from Zernez came third. Both students gaining great experience in tournament fighting.
Other awards went to Luana, Morena, and Mic, who took part in a full-contact tournament for the first time, and to Lara and Pedro, who bravely returned to take part again.