With deep sadness and regret I must inform you that our great friend, President of WAKO Ukraine, Mr. Pavel Orel has passed away due to a heart attack this morning. He was one of the pioneers of kickboxing in Europe and the World and he had great contribution to the development of our sport and WAKO.
Please, let us all remember him for good things and all that he has done for us and express our deepest condolences to his family and all the athletes and members of WAKO Ukraine at this difficult moment.
My dear friend,
Rest in peace.
Prof Borislav Pelevic PH.D
WAKO Europe President