Ukrainian Federation “Kyokushinkaikan Karate” was created on 20th January in 2006 as an alternative Kyokushin-kan organization in Ukraine.
Representatives of the federation “Kyokushinkaikan karate” accepted the decision of independent existence due to the ban of Kancho Royama Hatsuo existence of our organization within kyokushin-kan.
In January 2007, board UFFK addressed with a request for accession to organization IKO Matsushima and Shihan Nikolai Zhilin got a certificate brunch chief. Board UFFK was on two seminars Kancho Matsushym in c. Novosibirsk, Russia and c. Donetsk, Ukraine. 8th December 2007 in c.Lviv was conducted 5th Open Karate Championship of Europe.
Currently, a certificate brunch chief got Shihan Dmitro Volynets. Cells of the federation act in many regions of Ukraine. Members of the federation are more than 3000 people.
The governing body of federation — government. Chairman of the board — Shihan Dmitro Volynets (5 dan). President — Stephen Ivakhiv.
By 2016, there was a federation named — Ukrainian Federation ” Kyokushin-Budo Karate”.