Senior World Championships

Oct. 07, 2014, 1:10 p.m. (ET)

2014 Senior World Championships

November 5 - 9, 2014

Bremen, Germany

64 countries will be competing in this years Senior World Karate Championships in Bremen, Germany. USA Karate is proud to announce the following athletes to compete for the title of World Champion. Our Team USA athletes will be accompanied by the coaching staff of Tokey Hill, Akira Fukuda, Tommy Hood, Brian Mertel, and Shannon Nishi along with team lead, Brody Burns. 

We are also proud to announce that Team USA will be sending three athletes along with their coach Jeff Kohn to compete in the first ever World Karate Championships for Persons with Disabilities.

All entries can be viewed here. Be sure to follow USA Karate on Facebook and Twitter for updates throughout the competition!

Safe travels and best of luck to all!

USA Karate Roster

Jenna Brown Female Kumite -50 Kg

Brian Hilliard Male Kumite -67 Kg

Jose Iglesia Male Kumite +84 Kg

Sakura Kokumai

Female Kata

Joane Orbon

Female Kumite -61 Kg

Brandon Malone Male Kumite -60 Kg

Jospeh Martinez

Male Kata

Cheryl Murphy

Female Kumite -68 Kg & Openweight

Brandi Robinson

Female Kumite -55 Kg

Tom Scott

Male Kumite -75 Kg

Thilee Sot

Male Kumite -84 Kg

Maya Wasowicz Female Kumite +68 Kg

Sabahudin Trici Disabled Athlete
  Kiel Moses Disabled Athlete
Kevin Kucbor Disabled Athlete



Tanya Baeza, Lynnel Gonzales-Azurin, Mina Yamazaki

Female Team Kata

Scott Albarella, Brian Hilliard, Jose Iglesia, Brandon Malone, Tom Scott, Thilee Sot

Male Team Kumite

Eimi Kurita, Cheryl Murphy, Brandi Robinson, Maya Wasowicz

Female Team Kumite

Diego DiGiovanni, Charles Watson, Andrew Watson

Male Team Kata