Welcome to the 56th EKF European Senior Karate Championships! The competition will take place 12th-16th of May, in Gothenburg, Sweden. eurokarate2021.com will be updated closer to the event.
The competition venue, Scandinavium, is situated with easy access in central Gothenburg, next to the famous amusement park Liseberg and within walking distance from all the official hotels. This impressive arena on Skånegatan is fondly referred to by locals as the “Colosseum” (or “Kålleseum”, as it is spelled in Swedish). The arena can host approx. 12,000 spectators who can admire the world’s greatest performers and athletes.
Gothenburg is the largest non-capital in the Nordics and located on the beautiful west coast of Sweden, famous for Volvo, magical islands and some of the best seafood in the world.
It´s an open and accessible city which offers almost everything you would expect of a cosmopolitan city – within walking distance. All you need is right in the city and you can get everywhere on foot – from the Central Station to your hotel, to the arenas, shopping, restaurants and nightlife.
But it’s not just close to everything; it’s also easy to get here. Both international airports are just 20 minutes from the city centre and you can get direct flights here from more than 65 European cities.Continue reading “Gothenburg”