Cayman Islands National Karate Do Association (CINKA)

The Cayman Islands National Karate-Do Association (CINKA) is a not-for-profit community organization. Our objective and purpose is the promotion, regulation, organization and popularization of the sport and art of traditional Japanese Karate-Do in the Cayman Islands.


We are tasked with looking after the emotional and physical health of our Karate-Ka (Athletes) in our Association. CINKA will aid and develop the promotion and interest of Traditional Japanese Karate-Do in our country.


We are recognized and sanctioned by the Cayman Islands Olympic Committee (CIOC) as the official Governing body for Karate-Do in the Cayman Islands.


We are members of the World Karate Federation (WKF), the Pan American Karate Federation (PKF), the Caribbean Karate Federation (CKF) and the Commonwealth Karate Federation (CWKF). The World Karate Federation (WKF) is the governing world federation for the sport of karate in the Olympics.