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Team Kumite is a highly decorated professional sport karate team based out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The roster is composed of national, international, and world champion martial artists who represent the United States at the highest levels of competition intercontinentally and abroad.  Over the past 25 years, the team has garnered worldwide recognition and countless accolades ranging from Hollywood to the White House.  Meet head coach Bill Viola Jr. 

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Timeline

Timeline

2017
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kumiteclassic

The final Kumite Classic in 2017... Timeline - Pittsburgh's Largest…
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2001
2000
1st Kumite Classic
1st Kumite Classic

Kumite Classic I

1999
Kumite International Founded
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Kumite International

1990
Metro All Stars
metro all stars karate team

Metro All Stars karate team

1989
X-Caliber
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X-Caliber

1979
Sensei Bill Viola Jr.
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Sensei Bill Viola Jr. begins Karate - 1979

1969
History of Team Kumite
history of kumite

There is no Team Kumite without the original Allegheny Shotokan…
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