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Antonio Espinós

IWGA ExCo Member

Antonio Espinós



Antonio Espinós (ESP) was elected in 2018 to the IWGA Executive Committee. He is serving his first four-year term as IWGA Executive Committee Member.

Sports Administration

  • Since 1998. President, World Karate Federation (WKF)
  • Since 1997  President, European Karate Federation (EKF)
  • Since 1984  Member of National Olympic Committee of Spain
  • 2015-2018  Chairman of the GAISF Membership Commission
  • 2013-2015  Vice President, SportAccord
  • 2007-2015  SportAccord Council Member
  • 2002-2005  Council Member, Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF)
  • 1984-1996  President, Royal Spanish Karate Federation

Sports Career

  • 1971-1974  Spanish National Karate Team, Black Belt 6th Dan