New information will be added on this page at anytime. Please visit this website regularly.

Please read the Important Notice in the "How to register" section at the bottom of this page first because it contains instructions of the management of your account and registration.

★If you are concerned about the safety and security of our registration site, please read 7, 8, and 9 of "Personal Information Protection Policy" which is listed at the bottom of the left side menu.

【New Announcement】
"Hotel Orox Naha" has been added to the accommodation list. The hotel is located between Budokan and Karate Kaikan, convenient location for walking to Budokan and Okinawa Karate Kaikan.

New training fees will be effective from March 12 since the training days are changed from 5 to 4 days in relation to closing day of Budokan and Karate Kaikan. To check the new schedule, please scroll down until you will see the schedule table.

■ The name of this event has been changed to "the 8th Okinawa Traditional Karate Ceremony" from "Budosai" as of January 24.

IOGKF non-members to participate in 8th Okinawa Traditional Karate Ceremony, obtaining the Letter of Approval is required before the registration on this site. Please click here
and read the instructions carefully.

Deadline for Early Bird registration: Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

Registration opens on October 30, 2018.


2019-8th Okinawa Traditional Karate Ceremony
IOGKF 40th Anniversary Event

Date : Monday, July 29, 2019 to Sunday, August 4, 2019
Registration : July 29, 2019
Gasshuku : July 30 - August 3, 2019
Masters' Demonstration : August 4, 2019

Okinawa Prefectural Budokan
Venue :Okinawa Prefectural Budokan & Okinawa Karate Kaikan


Please go to the official web site of IOGKF for more details.
Registrations and accommodations are handled by Nippon Travel Agency Okinawa.

How to register

1. For first time users, please login by clicking "LOGIN" at the top of this page and type in your details
    to create your own account first.

2. After creating your account, you can proceed to registration of yourself and accompanying persons and hotel reservation.

Important Notice
1). If you cannot login, please contact us at Do not create another account as duplicate accounts often create other problems.
2). Please note that you are responsible for updating your personal information and modifying your registration and/or other reservations. To edit the personal information of your own and/or accompanying persons, please click "Edit Personal Account Information" above the "LOGOUT" button.
Your personal account and accompaying person's account cannot be deleted once they are created, but you can modify the information from "Edit Personal Account Information."

★To change and delete registered information, to confirm payment/refund transactions, or to print out the invoice or confirmation sheet, please click here for instructions.

3. After registration and hotel reservation of your choice, a confirmation e-mail will be sent to you
   automatically. Please check the reservation details.

4. Please click "Payment" on the left menu and confirm the details.

    For Early Bird prices please be sure to make a payment by Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
    The online registration for Regular registration and final online payment deadline is
    Sunday, June 30, 2019.

5. Please click "Confirm/Change" for any cancellation, or for changes in dates or payment procedure.
   *Please note that the changes and cancellation through web site can be made before
    Sunday, June 30, 2019.
    Please let us know by e-mail or FAX, if you wish to make any changes on or after
    Sunday, June 30, 2016.

6. For further inquiries, please feel free to contact us.

7. For registration fee, click here

For Any Inquiries

Nippon Travel Agency Okinawa Co., LTD.
8th Okinawa Traditional Karate Ceremony Travel Desk
TEL: +81-98-860-9944
FAX: +81-98-869-4705
Business Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30-17:30 (Japan time = UTC+09:00)
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays