Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, June 3, 2020: The Asian Kickboxing Federation (WAKO Asia) has conducted an online technical and referee seminar for the first time for its International Technical Officials and selected national coaches from Asian countries.
The seminar was called "Never Stop Kickboxing by COVID-19" as the 58 participants, including women and men, from 16 countries had to stay at home to fight the spread of the coronavirus.
Jeong Eun-cheon, Chairman of the Technical Committee and Ring Committee of the Asian Kickboxing Federation, conducted the seminar based from Seoul.
The seminar was held under the direct supervision of Nasser Nassiri, President of Asian Kickboxing Federation.
The Asian countries which participated were: Korea, Philippines Malaysia, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong China, Vietnam, Indonesia, Iran, Tajikistan, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Thailand and Kyrgyzstan. Morocco and Egypt also participated due to an existing bilateral agreement between WAKO Asia and the African Kickboxing Federation.
Source: Asian Kickboxing Federation