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Elisa Au Named to WKF Rules and Ranking Commission for Kumite


June 20, 2024 – Colorado Springs, CO – USA Karate proudly announces that Elisa Au, Board Chair of USA Karate and current member of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Athletes Commission, has been appointed to the WKF Rules and Ranking Commission. This appointment recognizes her dedication and expertise in the sport and highlights her influential role in shaping the future of karate on the global stage.

Elisa Au’s appointment to the Rules and Ranking Commission follows her exemplary service on the WKF Athletes Commission, where her contributions and leadership have positively impacted the global karate community. Her ability to balance the perspectives of competitors and administrators makes her an invaluable addition to the Rules and Ranking Commission.

In addition to Elisa Au’s new role, USA Karate celebrates its members' representation on the international stage. Four distinguished members serve across six key seats in both the Pan American Karate Federation (PKF) and WKF commissions, underscoring USA Karate's strong presence and leadership in the sport's governance.