The 2020 Karate 1-Premier League event in Madrid, Spain, has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
“The World Karate Federation regrets to inform that the event of Karate’s first-class series of international tournaments scheduled to be held in Madrid from April 17 to 19 had to be canceled due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
This decision is taken upon the resolution of the government of Spain to implement strict measures to contain the pandemic in the country including the current state of alarm in all the national territory.
The health and safety of the athletes and all other participants are the top priorities of the WKF. Karate’s international governing body will continue monitoring the situation to guarantee the best conditions to athletes, staff members and fans.”