Golden Group clinches title at Salalah Karate Championship

Golden Group claimed the overall title at the second Salalah Karate Championship, which concluded recently at the Al Saada Sports Complex in Salalah. 

Organised by the Oman Karate Committee (OKC),  six teams took part in the championship. Al Nasr, Dhofar, Al Ittihad, Al Nasoor Karate Club, Karate Pioneers Academy of Muscat and Golden Group of the Interior region competed in various competitions in kata and kumite categories for men and women.

Golden Group took the title after its members claimed a total of 20 medals. Al Ittihad Club was runner-up while the third and fourth places went to Al Nasr Club and Al Nasoor Karate Club respectively.

Also on the sidelines of the championship, the OKC conducted a workshop for referees under the supervision of international referee Shihan al Zakwani, the head of the OKC technical committee and the head of the referees’ committee.

The OKC will now organise the tenth Oman Karate Championship in Muscat in December.

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