30’April, 1 and 2′ May
The Karate1-Premier League- is the most important league event in the world of Karate. It comprises of a number of the most prominent Karate competitions and endeavours to bring together the best Karate athletes in the world in an open championships of unprecedented scale and quality.
Initiated in 2011 with two tournaments held in Paris and Istanbul, the Karate1-Premier League- has made exponential progress in terms of magnitude and status of the tournaments as well as the number of participants and countries represented.
Now provides a homogeneous system for qualification to the Olympic Karate tournament (Olympic Games 2020).
After the last event held in Portugal (2014), promoted by the European Federation, Portugal is know at the fore front of World Karate.
The National Portuguese Karate Federation, is proud to organize the Karate 1 – Premier League, prestigious international event.
We have set targets in order to revalue this sport and to perform organizational affirmation. The Pandemic and all is effects Economic difficulties have become an obstacle to overcome. It is for this reason that the event in a general perspective, gives us cause for enhanced satisfaction, reflecting the dynamics of karate general speaking and specific in Portugal.
Lisbon Hosts Karate k1 Premier League 2021
Lisbon, will be the European Capital of Sport on 2021, hosts, for the first time, a world karate competition: the Premier League from 30 April to 1 and 2 of May.
Lisbon is the capital city and largest city in Portugal with a population of 547,631 within its administrative limits on a land area
of 84.8 km2 (33 sq mi) and is one of the oldest cities in the world, and the oldest city in Western Europe.
Lisbon is the capital and largest city in Portugal with a population of 509,515 within its administrative limits on a land area of 85.8 Km2. The urban area of Lisbon extends beyond the administrative city limits with a population of almost 3 million on an area of 3 015 Km2, making it the 10th most populous urban area in the European Union. About 2.863.272 people live in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area (which represents approximately 28% of the population of the country).
Lisbon is the westernmost large city located in Europe, as well as its westernmost capital city and the only one along the Atlantic coast. It lies in the western Iberian Peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean and the Tagus River.
Lisbon is recognized as a global city because of its importance in finance, commerce, media, entertainment, international trade, education, arts and tourism.
It is one of the major economic centres on the continent, with a growing financial sector and the largest/second largest container port on Europe's Atlantic coast.
Lisbon is one of the oldest cities in the world and the oldest city in Western Europe.
Locally, Lisbon inhabitants may more commonly refer the spaces of Lisbon in terms of historic bairros (neighborhoods). These communities have no clearly defined boundaries and represent special quarters with acommon historical culture, identifiable architectural landmarks, livings standards and/or local personality, such as Alcântara, Bairro Alto, Alfama, Chiado, and so forth.
How to get to Lisbon
Lisbon Portela Airport serves over 31 million passengers annually (2019); the motorway network and the high-speed rail system of AlfaPendular link Lisbon to the main cities of Portugal. Lisbon also has a vast metro network.
Currency: Euros (€)
Time Zone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Weather in Lisbon: max. 15°C (59°F) during the day and 8°C (46°F) at night in February.
Emergency services: 112 (medical, police, fire)
Electricity: 220 Volts / 50 Hz
After the last event held in Portugal in 2014, promoted by the European Karate Federation, Portugal is known at the fore front of World Karate.
The Federação Nacional de Karate – Portugal is proud to organize the Karate 1 – Premier League, an event of high international prestige.
We have set targets to revalue this sport and to perform organizational affirmation. The pandemic and all its effects (economic difficulties) have become an obstacle to overcome. It is for this reason that this event, in a general perspective, gives us cause for enhanced satisfaction, reflecting the dynamics of karate, in general, and specifically in Portugal.
We hope and wish that this Karate 1 – Premier League, will be a great championship for the World Karate family. We will do everything to make sure that you are presented with an excellent stay, feeling that you participated in an event of excellence that provided you unforgettable moments.
As President of the Federação Nacional de Karate – Portugal, I would like to welcome you and said we are working with all the commitment, so that you may feel the warmest welcome.
Thank you for honoring our Federation with your presence in Portugal. Greetings,
Federação Nacional de Karate – Portugal’s President
Altice Arena Sport Hall - Rossio dos Olivais, Lot 2.13.01A, 1990-231 Lisbon
OFFICIAL TATAMI FOR THIS TOURNAMENT
Due to WKF broadcast rights, there will be no live online broadcast today. However, in the course of tomorrow we will make available the daily summary for today.
SOON - 2 May 2021
29 APRIL 2021
1 MAY 2021
28 APRIL 2021
30 APRIL 2021
27 April 2021
In order to respect and properly follow the WKF Covid Protocol, the schedules below will be strictly followed.
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The close proximity to the Lisbon Oceanarium, the Exhibition Centre (FIL), the Altice Arena, the Vasco da Gama Shopping Center and the Lisbon Casino, as well as to several business offices, stands out as one of its main features.
This hotel is a 5 minute walk from Altice Arena.
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This hotel is a 5 minute walk from Altice Arena.
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In a walking distance to the downtown and several metro stops, making it simple to reach other popular destinations like the Parque das Nações and Altice Arena.
Our designer hotel in the capital of Portugal is perfectly situated in the Campo Grande district and just 15 minutes from the Lisbon city center. Stay just 3 kilometers from Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS). Within walking distance of the hotel, you’ll find the Football Stadium Alvalade XXI and the Campo Grande metro stop, making it simple to reach other popular destinations like the Parque das Nações and Altice Arena.
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It consists of 300 rooms (including 8 suites and a presidential suite), combining modern design and all the required comfort to meet the demands and well-being of its guests.
This hotel is a 5-minute walk from Altice Arena.