Kari Benade

2nd Dan (Nidan) obtained on 29 October 2016
Matriculated at Eunice Girls High in Bloemfontein.
Graduated in Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Marketing and Bachelor of Arts in Communication Science with Specialisation in Corporate Marketing at University of the Free State. Currently working as a Free Lance Marketer and part time Social Media Marketer

Karate Experience

Started training with Kovsie Karate club in 2003 at the age of 5. Graded 1st dan: 27 October 2012. Started teaching at Kovsie Karate in 2018.

Athlete Profile: Member of national Protea team since 2014. Obtained a 5th place at the Africa Karate championships in 2019 in Gaborone Botswana. SAJKA national Senior Female Open kumite champion in 2018. Silver medallist in Senior Female open kumite at JKA Africa national karate championships in Jhb in 2019. Ranked 2nd in kumite in the official Karate SA ranking at the end of 2019.