The World Kuo Shu Federation holds a  world tournament every 3 years and officially sanctions regional tournaments all over the world.  This is in keeping with our mission to promote traditional Kuo Shu and to foster friendship, harmony, and peace through Kuo Shu across the continents.

2017 International Referee Certification Training


The next International Referee Training course will be held on July 23-28, 2017 in Hunt Valley, Maryland, USA the week before the 2017 U.S. International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament.

USA Will Host 6th World Tournament in 2018


We are please to announce that The 6th World Kuo Shu Championship Tournament will be held in Hunt Valley, Maryland, USA on July 27th-29th, 2018.
Please check back here for additional information and announcements.

2016 Certified Rankings


Congratulations to the following individuals who recently earned their TWKSF-certified rankings (July 30, 2016):

8th Tuan:

  • Keiko Kurisaki
  • Hiromi Akagawa

7th Tuan:

  • Martin Sewer

5th Tuan:

  • Morgan Newman

4th Tuan:

  • Fadri Canal
  • Michael J. Shaffer

3rd Tuan:

  • William A. Rolle, Jr.
  • Theodore C. Giantini, Jr.
  • Kitaro Waga
  • Jiro Waga
  • Pascal Alain Pluess
  • James Hesser

2nd Tuan:

  • Jonathan Augusto Moraes Bernardo
  • Peck Mun Lee

1st Tuan:

  • Michael J. Wright
  • Eric Stamm
  • Alexander Reznikov
  • Bradford A. Choate
  • Jeramy Hansen
  • Jason C. Harris
  • Pedro Guterres
  • Anna Liu
  • Michelle Santos

Complete Ranking Roster (2004-2016)