11th September - 13th November 2023

Online Kata Competition

Compete at home!

The online Kata Competition returns! We want to provide a friendly, relaxed way for the SS Karate Community to dust off the cobwebs and put their training in to practice!

There are Novice and Senior categories available – Novices can even try their hand at the Senior category if they want to!

We welcome participant with disabilities to enter via our Para categories as well!

Format: The Online Kata Competition involves students submitting videos of their performances to be judged in a peer-review format

Cost: Students at SSS member institutions – FREE. Guests* – £5
*Relates to students at institutions not affiliated to SSS only. We will not accept entries from non-students


  • Submissions Open – Mon 11th September
  • Submission Deadline – Mon 13th November (remember you can submit up to three videos!)
  • Results and Social on Zoom – W/b 20th November (stay tuned for the exact date and time)

Participant Guidance and Rules: Please read HERE carefully BEFORE submitting your kata

Video Submissions: Please submit your videos using the Participant Guidance document (above) by 9am on Monday 13th November 2023

Judges: We would appreciate it if each club could nominate alumni/experience club members to help with judging, please. Please contact scotstukarate@gmail.com by 6th November with the names and email addresses of anyone interested in supporting with this

Results: We will release the results at our online social in November. Stay tuned for the exact date!

Stay Connected: Stay in the loop by joining the Scottish Student Karate Facebook Group, following us on Instagram and using the hashtag #ScotStuKarate on your posts

Enquiries: All enquiries about this event should be directed to the Scottish Student Karate Chair, Gio Rossi, on scotstukarate@gmail.com

What Did You Think? Please take 1 minutes to let us know what you thought of the event HERE!