| Khairil Hassan |
THE Brunei Darussalam Karatedo Federation (BRUKAF) held a coaching and referee clinic at the Indoor Stadium of the National Stadium Complex in Berakas on Sunday.
The main objective of the clinic was to establish a balance and common understanding of the game among referees, judges, coaches and exponents and also helped the federation to upgrade the level of karatedo in Brunei.
The soft opening was officiated by BRUKAF President Shihan Pg Yura Kesteria bin Pg Setia Negara Pg Yusof.
Six coaches and five referees participated in the upgrading to national referees consisting of theory examinations (Kata).
Conducting the upgrading was Sensei Hj Syed Jefferydean Hj Syed Mohammad, South East Asia Karatedo Federation’s (SEAKF) coaching committee chairman and also an Asian Karatedo Federation’s (AKF) certified referee.