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News Title : AKKA 2015 Calendar of Events
News Date : 2014-11-01
News Summary : The AKKA 2015 schedule of events (items and dates are subject to change)

News Title : Sensei Owen Povey, RIP
News Date : 2014-02-19
News Summary : Dear Yudansha, AKKA & Kyokushin members, Osu

It is with great sadness that I announce the sudden death of Sensei Owen Povey.

News Title : The Kyokushin Project web site launched!
News Date : 2013-04-29
News Summary : Sensei Mark Tyson and Sensei Alicia Smith have now launched the Kyokushin Project web site. Designed by, and for, AKKA members.

News Title : AKKA 2013 Calendar of Events
News Date : 2012-11-18
News Summary : The AKKA 2013 schedule of events (items and dates are subject to change).

News Title : Sensei Cirillo completes 50 man kumite
News Date : 2012-09-29
News Summary : 14:00 Sat 29 Sep 2012 Griffith, NSW, Australia.
Congratulations to Sensei Frank Cirillo for completing his 50 man kumite. The build up and event was recorded by ABC Local which you can view here.

News Title : AKKA 2012 Calendar of Events
News Date : 2012-01-30
News Summary : The AKKA 2012 schedule of events (items and dates are subject to change).

News Title : Shihan Edward "Bobby" Lowe, RIP
News Date : 2011-09-14
News Summary : Shihan Bobby Lowe, [23-Aug-1929 to 14-Sep-2011](IKO International Committee Chairman, North & Central American Chairman, USA Branch Chief, 8th dan in the Kyokushinkaikan) passed away on Wednesday evening in Honolulu, Hawaii. Shihan Lowe was the first live in student (uchi deshi) of Sosai Masutatsu Oyama, founder of Kyokushin karate. He then opened the first Kyokushin Dojo outside of Japan in Hawaii in 1957. He visited Australia many times to attend the AKKA National Tournaments and will be sadly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Betty, and children, Barbara and Mike.


News Title : Frank Everett passes away
News Date : 2011-08-23
News Summary : Queensland Kyokushin Karate pioneer Frank "Frankie" Everett passed away in his gym on Sat 20-Aug-2011. Amongst his original students were Shihan Tony Bowden and Sensei Steve Hardy. We wish to convey our condolences to his family and friends. He will be sadly missed.

News Title : NE Japan suffers from earthquake and tsunami
News Date : 2011-03-11
News Summary : An earthquake of magnitude 8.9 struck at 14:26 JST GMT+0900 with the epicentre approximately 130km off the coast east of Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan at a depth of 24km. The shock has caused loss of life, homes and damage with blackouts, fire and tsunami. Two nuclear power plants were affected.

Kancho reports that everyone is okay but there was some damage to the roof of Honbu.

News Title : AKKA 2011 Calendar of Events
News Date : 2011-01-01
News Summary : AKKA schedule of events for 2011 (items and dates subject to change).

Total No. of News : 53
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