Slovak Open 2014

WAKO International tournament - Slovak Open 2014

( Memorial of Ladislav " Doky " Toth ) - Banska Bystrica , 21st - 22nd February 2014

slovak kickLast Saturday 22nd of February 2014 belonged to 15 Anniversary WAKO international tournament in kickboxing - Slovak Open ( Memorial DOKY Ladislav Tóth ) in Dukla hall in Banska Bystrica.

This year was exceptional  concerning on a record number of participants ( 646 starters from 51 clubs and 12 countries - BLR , CZE, CRO , FIN , HUN , ITA , NOR, POL, SLO , SRB , SVK, UA ) , as well as the names of individual representatives of countries , many of whom are champions of the world , Europe , and medalists from the top events WAKO , moreover great organized preparation of tournament from organizers side of the Slovak Association of kickboxing and domestic club ŠKP B.Bystrica .

After the opening ceremony of the tournament at 09.30AM and traditional minute of silence dedicated to the tragically deceased a representative from Slovakia and national coach Ladislav " Doky " Toth, associated with Tribute to the human victims in Kyev, Ukraine as well as the moral support to long-time President of WAKO Ennio Falsoni , a marathon was running on 6 tatamies  and in two rings.

Athletes demonstrated excellent performances, in some cases, the top world and European level , as well as matches of new fighters entering into international confrontation ..... but that´s why these tournaments are .

The referees have done under the guidance of experienced international ring inspectors and judges  quality performances without any delays or complications , so last matches ended before 20 hours, which is a particularly good time at the tournament of this magnitude .

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Thank You for Your coming, and hope to see All of You next Year again!

Your Sincerely

Peter Onuščák

President of Slovak kickboxing Union