ARIGATAI Foundation

Formerly WSKF USA® Foundation (2017-2020)

I fear not the man that practiced 10,000 kicks once, but the one that has practiced one kick 10,000 times"


To promote the development of Karate-Do in the United States of America, and to sponsor our athletes when they strive to participate in WKF and Team USA-sanctioned competitions, supporting other worthy and related causes as well, in the best spirit of Budo...

Cyprus' WSKF World Cup 11-12 female kata podium, 2010. Andrea (center), Ksu (left) and Giulia (right)

If you dream it, make it happen"

- Maickel Melamed


What is 'ARIGATAI'? Sample our ARIGATips, Vol. IIII No. 3 and find out!