WAKO USA Loses One of its Own

To Our Members, It is with great sadness that we report the loss of one of our own. James Zbilski, former National Kickboxing Champion, Golden Gloves Champion and brother of President Rob Zbilski, passed away Wednesday November 18th at the age of 45. Jimmy was a great Martial Artist, devoted son, brother, Uncle and friend. […]


Officials Certification Seminar 8/16

There will be a WAKO Officials Certification Seminar held this Saturday (August 16) at Delarosa’s Boxing and Submission Academy in Rockford, IL from 12:00-4:00PM $100 fee includes class room training,  rules, WAKO protocols,  requirements, and live Ring Training. Interested participants can register through the Director of Officiating for WAKO Pan-America, Tim Mazurkiewicz, by emailing him […]

Event Results, Team USA

Results from Russia vs USA Kickboxing

2014’s Fourth of July holiday weekend will be especially memorable for Team USA Kickboxers that spent the weekend competing at a Russia vs USA event outside Moscow, Russia. Team USA fighters Nathan Key, Shane Walker, Kaitlin Young, and Richard Abraham traveled with coaches Mark Greubel & Chris Elms and Official Tim Mazurkiewicz. Nathan Key, who […]

2014 WAKO N. American Kickboxing Results
Event Results, WAKO North American Championships

Team USA Results From WAKO North American Championships

Congratulations to all of the Team USA Kickboxers who competed at the 2014 WAKO North American Kickboxing Championships in Toronto, Canada. Below is a list of all the Team USA athletes that medaled: Ashley Burns SILVER (S-N-K1-60 kgs) Lakesha Springle BRONZE (S-O-K1-56 kgs) D.J. Miller GOLD (S-O-K1-71kgs) Omari Boyd GOLD (S-O-K1-75kgs) German Blatazar GOLD (S-O-K1-63.5 […]

usa vs uganda kickboxing
News, Team USA

Rich Abraham to Fight in Uganda

WAKO USA’s Richard Abram is scheduled to fight Uganda National Champion Aug 29 in Kampala, Uganda. Source: WKF UGANDA president Mr. Hassan SEKIRIME announce next amazing event. WKF AFRICA continental director Mr. Mark HEY confirmed already the Intercontinental title in Middleweight – 75Kg / 165 lbs For the first time ever an US American […]


WAKO Kickboxing Accepted to World Games

Kickboxing has been elected as a member association of the International World Games Association (IWGA) following a vote at the general annual meeting here today. By Paul Osborne at the Susesi Convention Center in Belek With all 36 member associations present at the meeting, the World Association of Kickboxing Organisations (WAKO) received 26 votes to […]