Our first event took place on 10/08/02 at The Mermaid Theatre, London with Wayne Otto OBE taking the first title of 10K King.
The concept is simple and the atmosphere is guaranteed to be electric with 32 elite male open-weight competitors competing on one night under full WKF Rules for the winner takes all prize of £10,000.
London Heavyweight Leon Walters was the second athlete to take the crown followed by Russian Heavyweight Alexander Gerunov and then Birminghams Jason Ledgister was the first and only lightweight to date to take the title, crown & cheque.
Legendary 61-year old karate world champion in 10K Karate Clash for peace on the streets
The five times former world karate champion, Geoff Thompson, is coming out of retirement at 61 for what he says is a fight to save young lives. The chair of governors at the University of East London is to compete in the ‘10k Karate Clash’, the richest prize in traditional karate, in April.
Thomas v Smaal The 2018 10K Final! Taking you back to March 2018 when Jordan Thomas & Rene Smaal went head to head for the 10K crown.
In an exclusive interview with Laurent Daussy, Dutch International and crowd favourite Rene Smaal is the first competitor to be announced for the 2019 10K Karate Clash.
Rene, who many consider won last years 10K final against former World Champion and current 10K King Jordan Thomas talks openly about karate, retirement and returning to London in 2019.
10K Karate Clash 2019 Date announced & Tickets on sale this Saturday 1st December. #10kkarateclash #troxy #london #itsback #ouss
The 10K Karate Clash 2018 was once again a fantastic spectacle for a sport that is ready and waiting on its Olympic entry in 2020. The 32 man tournament and £10,000 winner takes all prize was won by current world champion Jordan Thomas!
Following a couple of injury pullouts we are delighted to confirm the draw for the Ladies Super 8 Cup and what a Cup its going to be.
For the first time the new Super 8 Cup will run alongside the the 10K Karate Clash with one female match up alongside each Group of 8, expect fireworks!
Plus Media & Fighters Inc present The Road To 10K, Season two featuring karate legend Christophe Pina and former World Champion Paul Alderson in the lead up to 31.03.18 at the award wining Troxy.
Plus Media & Fighters Inc present The Road To 10K, Season two, Episode 2 featuring the current 10K King Joe Kellaway, father Mark Kellaway and coach Andreas Michaelides talking the past and the present in the lead up to 31.03.18 at the award wining Troxy.
When Saturday 31st March 2018 was announced for the next 10K Karate Clash, Christophe Pinna was also announced as one of four international athletes to join the party at the award wining Troxy, next Easter Bank Holiday.
Christophe Pinna is an exceptional athlete being 4 x World Champion, 6 x European Champion and winning 6 French Championship Titles, in the 90s he won every title under the sun.
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Fighters Inc have teamed up with our friends at Blitz to giveaway four signed Blitz Gi’s as worn at this years 10K Karate Clash. We also have some great memorabilia signed by this years 10K King Joe Kellaway including the official show programme & posters.
For your chance to win one of our Ten Kellaway Giveaways simply Like and Share this article on Facebook or Twitter and tag us in @10kkarateclash with who you would like to see win the 10K in 2018 and why.
To celebrate the launch of the new 10K Karate Clash Website we are delighted to hit you with the full 2017 event live from the Troxy, London. Relive each bout from the 16th April 2017 FREE of charge.
We look forward to returning in 2018 on PPV Live online from the award wining Troxy.
The big question is can the current 10K King Joe Kellaway be the first athlete to take the crown twice. The pressure will no doubt turn up in the lead up to the 2018 showdown back at the Troxy, with the respectful and well liked Joe Kellaway up for the challenge.
Joe recently said: “Next year is gonna be tougher but I’m gonna be the first to be the double 10K king”
Following the success and great feedback from the 2017 10K Karate Clash, Fighters Inc have confirmed the award wining Troxy will remain the home for the 2018 Clash. After a 10 year holiday the 10K Karate Clash is most definitely back on the map and kicking.