EGKF General meeting, 19.9.2003, Elvas, Portugal
Allocution of the vice-mayor of the city of Elvas
Invitation of the General secretary Mr. Jiri Bocek
Invitation and the report (power point presentation) of the EGKF
Mr. Humberto Oliveira:
and statistics, graphs Ė memberships development of the EGKF
has the aim of promoting, organising, regulating and popularising
Goju-Ryu Karate-Do. To fulfil our purposes, E.G.K.F. will follow the
line, rules and goals established by the World Karate Federation (WKF).
National Federations have been contacted by E.G.K.F. Some didnít
reply (Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Croatia, England, Ireland,
Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Northern Ireland,
Norway, Scotland and Serbia & Montenegro).
stated Goju as inexistent: Cyprus, Estonia, Malta, San Marino,
Turkmenistan and Wales.
Goju has diminished expression, e.g. Turkey (3 dojos).
gave us addresses of Goju dojos, which we have contacted, with no
further results: Finland, France, Netherlands and Sweden.
Others pass away our information to Goju groups:
Armenia and Iceland.
Approving of the EGKF regulations: agree 10 against
Approving of the EGKF referee rules : agree 10 against
Czech Federation asked EGKF to release from the referee board Mr.
Bocek and advises
Mr. Musil Jaromir.
Austrian Federation asked EGKF to release from the referee board Mr.
advises Mr. Huber Andreas.
Next advised person to the referee board: Nuno Cardeira (Portugal)
Complete EGKF referee board has:
Vitaliano Morandi (Italy)