Welcome back to Miyaginess.. after a 6 month hiatus from the internet… 2012 promises to be one of extreme emotional highs – with dreams and determination driving Australian athletes ever forward. The travel-heavy program released by the AKF ensures this. With one of the Karate 1 events already done and dusted in Paris, mid-January, there is a sense of excitement in the Australian karate community as February starts. The Sydney International on the 18th and 19th marks the start of the competition calendar and many athletes and coaches are interested to see what the competition will bring.

Some notes for the coming weeks are:
National Squad Registration is due to be submitted and paid for by January 31. If this hasn’t been done – get onto it! The late fee is not pretty!

– Registration for the Sydney International is Due

– The first National squad training session is on 11 February, 9-11am at Revesby.

– The first NSW state training is on Sunday 12 February

– The NSW State team picnic is on Sunday 26 February