USANKF Lifetime Membership FAQs

How much does a Lifetime membership cost?

A Lifetime memberships costs $1,500


I cannot log in to my membership account?

Generally if you cannot log in to your membership account it is because you have not enabled the cookies on your internet browser, you can change this in the browser preferences or simply try a different internet browser. If you are still unable to access your account please send an email to


Am I able to vote in elections?

Yes, all Lifetime members are allowed to vote within the category that their membership is affiliated (official, coach or athlete) during elections. Information on elections will be emailed to members based on their registered affiliation. Please be sure to update your account if you change email address, phone number, or mailing address. You can do this by logging in to your membership or emailing the National Staff at with your updated contact information. It is the responsibility of each member to ensure their information is current in order to be included in election procedures. 


How often can I change my voting affiliation?

Every four years


Do I need to pay to spectate at USA Karate Signature Events?

No, lifetime members receive a full weekend spectating pass to all USA Karate Signature Events (USA National Championships & Team Trials, US Open, and Junior International Cup). These passes can be redeemed at the registration desk of each tournament.


Where can I find my membership number? 

In order to confirm your membership you will need to log in to or create a USA Karate Membership Account. Visit and click on member resources, create an account with the same email address used to register your account and login. Once logged in you will see all your membership numbers of athletes, coaches and officials associated with your account. If any accounts are missing simply email us at and let us know what members should be under your account and we can associate them for you.


How do I view multiple memberships under one account?

To link multiple memberships, use the same email address for each membership as used to create your account. Once you are logged in you will see all your membership numbers of athletes associated with you account.


When will I receive my membership card?

Membership cards take 6-8 weeks to process beginning after January 1, 2019. A current membership number is all that is needed to register for events, a membership card is not necessary


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