2017-09-07 Nasser Nassiri, is re-elected as WAKO IRAN President,

Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) Public Relations has a pleasure to announce the re-election of Mr Nasser Nassiri President of Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) and Vice President of WAKO, as President of WAKO Iran Kickboxing Association (WAKO IRAN) by unanimous decision. The General Assembly took place on September 7, 2017, at the I. R……Read More

2017-08-03 FISU recognises Kickboxing and three other sports

We are plese to inform our memebers that following the recognition in last May of Dance Sport and Flying Disc, FISU has accepted the application dossiers submitted by WAKO and other three international sport federations. The University Sports Movement has now welcomed Kickboxing as well as Bandy, Finswimming, and Powerlifting as FISU recognised sports. WAKO……Read More


Dear Members, After recent publication of news in WAKO web and WAKO Facebook pages, Which created a lot of confusion among our members we feel necessary to make the following statement. We would like to inform you that Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) do not recognized the meeting held on 11 June 2017 by suspended……Read More

2017-05-04 Asian Kickboxing Confederation Championships 2016/2017 (Ashgabat-Turkmenistan)

Asian Kickboxing Confederation Championships 2016/2017, 15 countries met in Turkmenistan What A great success again! After the successful organization of K1 Rules Asian Championships in 12 Categories during September 2016, Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) chaired and leaded by its President Mr. Nasser Nassiri, organized the Asian Kickboxing Confederation Championships from the 24th – 30th of April……Read More

2017-03-07 Syrian Kickboxing Federation held national Championships in Latakia (Syria)

Damscaus, Syria, Syrian Kickboxing Federation held its Kickboxing Championships in Full contact on 2nd and 3rd March 2017 in Latakia, with the participation of 11 provinces of Syria. The total of 120 athletes from 11 provinces (Damascus, Homs, Hama, Latakia, Students clubs, Military clubs, Dara, As-Suwayda and …) compete together in different weight categories in……Read More

2017-03-06 Bilateral pro-sport and cultural activities between WAKO IRAN and Azerbaijan Kickboxing Federation

Baku, Azerbaijan, March 6, 2017: Within the framework of bilateral cultural and sport collaborations between WAKO IRAN Kickboxing Organization (WAKO IRAN) and Azerbaijan Kickboxing Federation, Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) co-organized with Azerbaijan Kickboxing Federation the Kickboxing Professional Tournament in Baku, Azerbaijan on Friday 3rd March 2017 as part of series of International Professional Kickboxing……Read More

2017-02-27 Information Package & Visa Request Form for WAKO ASIA Championships 2016/2017

Dear Asian members and friends, Please find below the link where you can download the information package & visa request form for  WAKO ASIA Kickboxing Championships 2016/2017 (Full Contact, Low Kick, K1 rules, Point Fighting, Kick Light, Light Contact and Musical form style) which will be held from 24-30 April 2017 in Ashgabat (Turkmenistan). Wish……Read More

2017-02-03 WAKO ASIA Championships in Ashgabat (Turkmenistan)

Dear Asian members and friends, By this short email, on behalf of the President of the Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) and members of the Board of Directors, I would like to inform you the date and place of WAKO ASIA Kickboxing Championships 2016/2017 (Full Contact, Low Kick, Point Fighting, Kick Light, Light Contact and……Read More

2016-11-07 WADA list of prohibited substances 2017

TO ALL WAKO ASIA MEMBERS For your information please find here below attached the List of Prohibited Substances for 2017, that you can find available also undera Anti-Doping Update page on WAKO ASIA website.     Attachments List of prohibited Substances 2017 WADA summary of modifications final 2016-09-29…Read More

2016-10-31 NEWS RELEASE: WADA statement regarding renewed NADO anti-doping reform proposals Montreal

NEWS RELEASE: WADA statement regarding renewed NADO anti-doping reform proposals Montreal, 27 October 2016  The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) acknowledges the reaffirmed anti-doping reform proposals made yesterday by global leaders representing National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADOs) at a special summit hosted by NADA Deutschland in Bonn, Germany. The proposals, which were first presented during the special……Read More

2016-10-09 WAKO Asian Kickboxing Championships 2016 Cheongju- Korea 5th to 8th September 2016

What a great success ! 2016 WAKO Asian Kickboxing Championships K1 Rules were held successesfully from 5th to 8th September 2016 in Cheongju (Korea) under the auspices of 2016 Cheongju World Martial Arts Masterships. Extraordinary work was done with more than a year collaboration by both Asian Kickboxing Confederation (WAKO ASIA) Organizing Committee headed by Nasser……Read More

2016-09-03 WAKO Asia held its General Assembly in Cheongju, South Korea

WAKO ASIA has a pleasure to announce that it was held on 3 September 2016 in Cheongju (South Korea), it’s Ordinary General Assembly as had been announced. Nasser Nassiri WAKO (IF) Vice President, President of WAKO ASIA and President of WAKO IRAN was re-elected by unanimous decision by WAKO ASIA General Assembly as WAKO ASIA……Read More

2016-06-01 Mandatory Use of ADAMS for DCFs and TUEs

Dear members, We are pleased to inform you the following information about Mandatory Use of ADAMS for DCFs and TUEs In order to reinforce the existing requirements of the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code (Code) (Article 14.5); as well as the International Standards for Testing and Investigations (ISTI) (Article 4.9.1b) and Therapeutic Use Exemptions (ISTUE) (Article……Read More

2016-05-03 Official Visit of President of WAKO Asian Kickboxing Federation in Korea

Following official invitation of Korean authorities, Mr. Nasser Nassiri, President of WAKO Asian Kickboxing Federation and Vice President of WAKO visited South Korea from 26 April to 1 Mai 2016. During his visit, Mr. Nassiri met with Mr. Si-Jong Lee, the Governor of Chungcheongbuk-do Province of Republic of Korea, the Chairman of Cheongju World Martial……Read More

2016-05-03 Ritika Mohan Singh of India received award from President of India

WAKO Asia is proud to report that, today one of its athlete and member of Indian National Kickboxing federation NG (Ritika Mohan Singh) received National Film Award, from Hon. President of India Shri Pranbh Mukharji. Ritika Mohan Singh a member of Indian National Kickboxing Federation NG (WAKO India) was part of Indian Kickboxing delegation during……Read More

2016-04-27 Nassiri visiting Korea

Reported by Public relation Department: Nasser Nassiri, President of WAKO Asian Kickboxing Federation and Vice President of WAKO arrived in Korea today where he is expected for various meeting with the Korean sport authroities and politic leaders.   Mr Nassiri was welcomed at his arrival by the leaders of Korean Kickboxing Association and representative of……Read More

2016-02-22 WAKO INDIA (Cadet & Senior) and Junior National Kickboxing Championship

WAKO ASIA is pleased to announce that its Indian member, the National Kickboxing Federation N. G. (WAKO INDIA) successfully held the WAKO INDIA Cup (Cadet & Senior) & Junior National Kickboxing Championships 2015-16, in all seven styles from 16th to 21st February 2016 at Talkatora Indoor Stadium in the National Capital of India “Delhi”. The……Read More

2016-01-04 Anti Doping Update – 2016 Prohibited List comes into force

Dear Stakeholders, We would like to remind you that the 2016 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods took effect on 1 January 2016. The List can be downloaded from WADA’s website, consulted via the free iPhone application or accessed using other mobile devices via the Prohibited List microsite. A summary of modifications to the 2016……Read More

2015-09-20 Nasser Nassiri participated in the 34th Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly

Mr. Nasser Nassiri, Vice President of WAKO (IF) and President of WAKO ASIAN Kickboxing Federation (WAKO ASIA) was invited by the President of Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) HE Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah to participate in the 34th OCA General Assembly, which was held on 15th and 16th September 2015 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.……Read More

2015-09-04 Admiration & Awarding Ceremony of WAKO IRAN medalist’s athletes

WAKO IRAN reported that on 21 August 201, WAKO Iran leaded by Nasser Nassiri, WAKO Vice President, President of WAKO ASIA and President of WAKO Iran Kickboxing Organization (WAKO IRAN) held a meeting with some of the Delegates and Chiefs committee of WAKO Iran Kickboxing organization from Iran different provinces. The meeting held in occasion……Read More

2015-08-19 Dissmissal of Salim Kayici as Acting President by WAKO (IF) Vice Presidents

WAKO ASIA Public Relation Department would like by the present to inform you the communication of WAKO (IF) Administration. The communication as described in WAKO (IF) website is as follow: (click here) Decision of WAKO (IF) Vice Presidents on 19/08/2015 Dear WAKO (IF) Members, On behalf of WAKO (IF) Vice Presidents the WAKO Administration make……Read More

2015-08-14 WAKO ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2015 PUNE- India 1st to 9th August 2015

After the long suspense, 2015 WAKO Asian Championships were held with great success from 1st to 9th August 2015 in Pune in India. Extraordinary work of both WAKO Asia and Organizing Committee headed by Nasser Nassiri, Vice President of WAKO (IF) and President of WAKO ASIA with collaboration of WAKO India Kickboxing Federation N.G. leaded……Read More

2015-06-12 Madam Ban Soon-taek’s visit to Tajikistan Taekwondo and Kickboxing Federation

On June 9 2015, the National Taekwondo and Kickboxing Federation of Tajikistan (NTKF) welcomed the high delegation headed by Madame Ban Soon-taek, Mrs. Sumangul Tagoizoda, Minister of Labor, Migration and Employment of the Republic of Tajikistan of Tajikistan and other national and international agencies’ representatives, including UNFPA and UNICEF COs and UN Women. During the……Read More