|Mini festival of Japanese culture, Shumen 20.05.2014|
| On 20.05.2014 at 17:30 the Center for International Collaboration and Projects of Shumen University “Episkop Konstantin Preslavski” together with the International Cultural Exchange Association (ICEA) in Japan with lector Mrs. Noriko Ishimaru organized a Day of Japanese Culture.|
| The event began with demonstrations in japanese martial arts /Shinkyokushin karate, jiu-jitsu, aikido and kenjutsu/|
| featuring SC “Kyokushin” Shumen with chairman senpai Stoian Obretenov and senior instructor sensei Daniel Dimitrov,|
Aikido Club Zan-Shin with chairman sensei Severin Akerski,
Ancient Martial Arts Club “Spartak” with chairman sensei Dobromir Dobrev and
MAC “Bushido” with chairman sensei Tatiana Roeva.
After that the festival continued with a presentation of japanese traditions by students of the free course in japanese, which is given every year in Shumen University.
The proper way to put on a kimono was shown, followed by a japanese tea ceremony and calligraphy – Shodo, origami and to the joy of the youngest in the crowd there were also traditional japanese games, as well as japanese cuisine.
The Day of Japanese Culture attracted a lot of interest in wing 1 of Shumen University and the guests were
| once again able to touch the century-long traditions and modern culture in the Land of the Rising Sun.|
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|International Tournament "Madarski konnik"- men and women- kumite and kata of Shumen on 26.04.2014|
| On 26.04.2014 in the “Mladost” hall in Shumen was held the International tournament in Shinkyokushin karate for the “Madarski Konnik” cup for men and women in kumite and kata. This was the ninth edition of the event, which started in 2006. According to the rules national competitors and black belts are prohibited from participating, as the tournament was created to help the development of younger fighters. The competition was very strong and in it took part karatekas of 14 clubs, members of the Bulgarian Karate Shinkyokushin Federation.|
| The audience saw many close and exciting matches, many of which ended in vazaari or ippon. An exceptional performance was made by the competitors of SC “Kyokushin” Shumen, winning 2 gold and 1 bronze medals. Champions became:|
1.Bogomil Tiholov in the men 65kg category, who won his final by vazaari and was awarded the prize of the strongest fighting spirit.
2.Ivelina Petrova in the women 55kg category, who won her final by vazaari and, with a unanimous decision by the judges, was awarded the prize for the best technique.
The bronze medal in men 80kg category was won by Petromil Stefanov.
The traditional tournament for the “Madarski Konnik” cup is organized by the Municipality of Shumen, SC “Kyokushin” Shumen and the Bulgarian Karate Shinkyokushin Federation.
Sponsors of the event were the Municipality of Shumen, “Ultima” ltd, “ICON” ltd, “3S COT”, “Networks – Bulgaria” ltd.
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|National championships for children under 10, and children under 14 years of Plovdiv on 12/04/2014|
| On 12.04.2014 in the “Olimpiada” hall in Plovdiv were held the Nationals in Shinkyokushin karate for children up to 10 and 14 years of age. The competiton was very strong and in it on two tatami took part close to 200 children of clubs from the whole country, members of the Bulgarian Karate Shinkyokushin Federation. SC “Kyokushin” Shumen’s team made a great performance, winning 5 gold, 4 silver and 5 bronze medals.|
| Republican champions are:|
1.Kaloian Marchev in the children up to 10 years 28kg category;
2.Ivan Ivanov in the children up to 10 years 30kg category, who was a level higher than his competition and effortlessly defeated his opponents on his way to the final. This is the second title for Shumen’s young fighter, having become republican champion in children up to 12 years of age just a few weeks ago;
3.Kaloian Kolev in the children up to 10 years 34kg category;
4.Engin Mustafa in the children up to 14 years 42kg category;
5.Serpil Galib in the children up to 14 years 45kg category.
Second places were taken by:
1.Kaan Shukri in the children up to 14 years category, who defeated all his opponents prior to the final by vazaari and ippon;
2.Grigor Hristov in the children up to 14 years category, who returned to the tatami after a long absence, during which he was healing after a great injury. Shumen’s competitor decisively won over his initial opponents by vazaari and ippon. Only in the final was he affected by the injury in the previous match and our fighter had to take home the silver;
3.Ahmet Sabri in the children up to 14 years category;
4.Tsvetan Urumov, who made a successful debut in the children up to 14 years category.
Bronze medalists became:
1.Simeon Belchev in the children up to 10 years category;
2.Lili Aleksanyan, who made her debut in the children up to 10 years category;
3.Simeon Simeonov in the children up to 14 years category;
4.Roberto Vasilev in the children up to 14 years category;
5.Arzu Fikretova in the children up to 14 years category.
The competitors of SC “Kyokushin” Shumen were able to take part in the Nationals for children up to 10 and 14 years of age thanks to the timely help of the Municipality of Shumen.
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