9th World University Karate Championship

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9th World University Karate Championship, Bar

A total of 350 athletes from 41 countries participated in the 9th edition of the World University Karate Championship (WUC) that was held in the city of Bar, Montenegro, from 19th to 22nd of June 2014. The participants showed at the event their great athletic performance in a spirit of fairness and friendship.

The overall medal count for the WUC 2014 was won by Japan with 5 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals. Just behind followed Iran, Egypt, Slovakia and F.Y.R. of Macedonia. Please click here for the medals table and complete results . If you are also interested in the Championship statistics, please click here .

In 2016, the next edition of the Karate WUC will be held in the city of Braga, Portugal.

The International University Sports Federation (FISU) completes with this event every two years its Universiade programme (Summer and Winter Universiade), aiming at the development of university sport in the world. In 2014, it involved a total number of 37 sports distributed along 29 events in 24 countries.

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