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ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli addresses the WAKO World Kickboxing development seminar

ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli opened the WAKO World Kickboxing development seminar and coaching workshop held from 17 to 19 March in Manama, Bahrain.

The very hospital kingdom of Bahrain welcomed more than 150 delegates and some of the world’s best kickboxers and coaches from all corners of the world.

President Chiulli had the honor of addressing the audience and the athletes at the opening of the workshop talking about the challenges and opportunities of the international world of sport.

In his speech, President Chiulli praised WAKO for such event that brings hope and encouragement to the global sports community. Those present at the coaching workshop got hands-on practical examples directly from the WAKO world class coaches.

President Chiulli said: “It was an honor to be part of this amazing experience and my thanks must go to WAKO President Roy Baker for the achievements and incredible warmth of the WAKO family.”

“I would like to congratulate WAKO and his President for organizing such a fantastic workshop, it is a pleasure to see so many athletes returning to safe and secure events. These moments are incredibly encouraging for the global sports community and are a great sign for the future.”