Today, 08.09.2014 Monday, WAKO (IF) Board Meeting was held in Rimini, Italy during WAKO World Cadets & Juniors Kickboxing Championships 2014. This board meeting is a very important meeting because WAKO (IF) Ordinary General Assembly will also take place in Rimini, Italy and board meeting took important decisions before the general assembly. According to WAKO IF Board of Directors decision that was taken in the previous board meeting, there won’t be any election this year and Mr. Espen Lund will continue his position as Acting President until next year. The presidential election and renewal of the positions will be in October, 2015 during the General Assembly. WAKO Ordinary General Assembly will officially be held today, 8th September 2014 Monday, at “Centro Congressi” in Rimini (Italy) from 17:00 pm to 20:00 pm.
Reşat Onur Er, is a law graduate from Turkey with LL.M degree. He is involved in kickboxing since 2012. He is Turkish Kickboxing Federation Chairman of Students Committee and Member of Committee on Foreign Relations, WAKO IF Member of Education/Students Committee WAKO European Kickboxing Federation Member of Students/Educational Committee and is founder of WorldKickboxing.Net. He is a licensed kickboxing athlete who has 7th Dan Dark Brown Belt. He has been working actively for development of kickboxing in Turkey and Africa. He works at Cape Town Iron and Steel Works as a Legal Assistant.