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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
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 and hotel reservation.
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

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