WKF Privacy Policy

Each time you use this Website it will be under the application of the Privacy Policy in force at all times, and you should read this text in order to verify that you agree with it.
The personal data that you provide us with will be treated in a file owned by the World Karate Federation ("WKF") whose objectives are:
To promote the sport of Karate as a sports discipline;
Attend the requests we receive;
Provide information about the support given to or related to the world of karate and the WKF, including information about events by sending commercial communiqués by e-mail or by any other equivalent means of electronic communication (like SMS) as well as by phone.
WORLD KARATE FEDERATION, with registered office at Calle Boix y Morer, 15. Bº B. 28003, Madrid (Spain), Company. Reg. No.: N8001046E as the file manager, promises to respect the confidentiality of your personal information and to guarantee that you can exercise your rights to access, rectify, cancel and oppose, through a letter to the above mentioned address for the attention of "Función LOPD" or by sending an e-mail to, in both cases providing a photocopy of your national identity document, passport or other valid document that identifies you. In the event that you decide to exercise these rights and your e-mail address has been provided as part of your personal data, we would be grateful if the mentioned communiqué specifically states these circumstances indicating the e-mail address through which you exercise your rights to access, rectify, cancel and oppose.
In order to fulfil the above mentioned objectives it may be necessary that we communicate or cede information that you have provided us with to other official federations that form part of the WKF and to the company that manages the website and for the candidature promotion campaign, Enfoque 5 Consultores S.L.
We can compile information about your computer including, where appropriate, your IP address, operating system and type of browser to administer the system. This is statistical data about how you browse our Website.
For the same reason, we can obtain information about your general use of the Internet through a cookies file that is stored in your computer’s hard disk drive. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard disk drive.
Cookies help us to improve our Website and to provide a better and more personalised service. Specifically, they allow us to:
To make estimates about numbers and patterns of use.
To store information about your preferences and personalise our website in accordance with your individual interests.
To accelerate searches.
Recognise you again in our website.
You can refuse to accept cookies by activating the configuration in your browser that rejects cookies. However, if you select this configuration, you may not be able to access determined parts of the Website or not be able to take advantage of some of our services. Unless you have adjusted your browser configuration, our system will produce cookies when you connect to our site.
Under some of the previous circumstances it will be necessary to previously register as the user who provides his/her personal data to the WKF so that it can treat them. In each situation, WKF will have provided a form.
These general conditions regulate the workings of the website service that the WKF provides the user with. The use of the website attributes you the status of a user and supposes that you fully accept and without exception as a user each and every one of the General Conditions. If the user does not agree with the General Conditions then he/she will not have the right to use the

Likewise, the use by the user of the services supposes the acceptance of these General Conditions.

The website service provided by the WKF is free, although the user must previously register using the form in the section called“NEW ACCOUNT”, if he/she wishes to access determined services.

In order to access the “NEW ACCOUNT”section, the user must correctly fill in all the obligatory fields in the form (marked with an asterisk“*”). The surfer will receive a confirmation e-mail in his/her mailbox and, in order to confirm the correct reception and registration, only has to click on the link that appears in the same e-mail.

WKF recommends the user to periodically review his/her data or data he/she changes in order to maintain the data filed in the WKF file updated at all times. The WKF is not liable for the inoperability of data that contains errors or that has not been updated.

The WKF reserves the right to unilaterally modify and at any time, without previous warning, the presentation or configuration of the website, as well as its services, General and Specific Conditions. These modifications will be to improve services for the user and to update the contents.

The user promises to use the website, the contents and services in accordance with the law and the General Conditions and the Specific Conditions of this website, good practices and public order. Likewise, the user promises not to use the website and the services offered for illegal ends or purposes, contrary to the content in the General Conditions, damaging to the rights and interests of third parties, or in any other way that may damage, nullify, overload or deteriorate the website or the services or impede the normal usufruct of other users.

The user must abstain from obtaining information, messages, graphs, drawings, sound and/or image files, photographs, recordings, software and, in general, any type of material accessible through the website or its services, using means that are different from the ones made available to them for said purposes, or in general, from those that are habitually used in the Internet and for uses different to those explicitly authorised. The user must abstain from manipulating data that identifies the WKF and the services that it offers through the URL

The user must abstain from providing data and contact information that does not allow for correct identification.

The user must abstain from manipulating the technical devices used to protect content and information and, in general, the configuration of the

The WKF reserves the right to refuse or remove access to the website, at any time and without the need for previous warning, to those users who do not comply with the contracting General Conditions or Specific Conditions that are applicable at all times. Likewise, the WKF will be able to refuse access or cancel it for those users who infringe upon the rights and interests of third parties, or in other way where their actions may damage, nullify, overload or deteriorate the website or the services or impede the normal usufruct of other users.