About SAKA

Our Mission

Our Mission is to objectively promote and practice kickboxing in all its modes / styles ( Semi, light, kick light, full, low kick and K1 Rule) according to international rules, regulations and national objectives.

Managerial process

Our Managerial process is democratic of nature governed by a constitution with a laid down activity plan for the year. We are managed by an executive who are elected every four years at the SA Championships.

Our Attitude

You can only make a difference if you actively participate. We do not tolerate people who always have bad things to say about others, but they themselves are not actively involved in promoting the sport. Practice what you preach and maintain integrity.


We are guided by the constitutions of SAKA ( South African Kickboxing Association ) and MASA ( Martial Arts South Africa ).

The only official kickboxing association for South-Africa.

SAKA is nationally affiliated to MASA ( Martial Arts South Africa) who is associated to SASCOC. The registration to MASA allows one to issue Official National and President`s colours. We sanction the practicing of Kickboxing in South Africa. Nationally you affiliate to SAKA which is affiliated to MASA and SASCOC ( South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee ). In order to become a member club, an annual registration fee of R650 per club is payable by the end of October for the next year or when you join. You can pay your affiliation as a province according to the formula R650 per club.
Internationally we are affiliated to WAKO ( World Association of Kickboxing Organizations ). The affiliation allows us to attend world championships annually and to present / participate in continental, inter-continental and world title fights. As instructor or official you can also improve your international qualifications by attending international seminars and courses. Kickboxing is a fighting art and caters for the following modes / styles of fighting:
– Semi contact
– Light contact
– Kick Light
– Full contact
– Low-kick fighting
– K1 Rule fighting

SAKA Website