Calum Robb Bio

Calum Robb - Karate Combat & Wado-Kai World Champion

ARTMARTIAL is delighted to collaborate with Calum Robb, the only Scottish Karateka this century to medal at both European & World WKF Senior "All Styles" Championships. Calum won his prestigious WKF Senior World "All Styles" medal at the iconic Nippon Budokan in Tokyo, Japan.

Calum is a 6X World Medallist and in late 2017 retired from competitive sport karate after a glittering 25-year career for both Scotland & Great Britain.

Calum is the most decorated Scottish Karateka of recent times and remains the only Scottish fighter this century to medal at both the Senior European & World “All Styles” WKF Championships.

Highlight achievements include 18X Scottish “All Styles” Champion and 17X British “All Styles” Champion. Calum is also a powerhouse in the Wado-Kai style of karate amassing 15 European & 2 World Titles.

Latterly, Calum also represented Great Britain in a professional full-contact fighting league, namely Karate Combat.

Calum has also excelled in his academic career, where he is a Dr of Scientific Research and holds a PhD in Comparative Immunology.

 Instagram: @calum.t.robb

Facebook: @Calum.T.Robb.Karate

Check out his Karate Combat promo video here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hs3dXAeejxU&t=1s

 Career Achievements

World Karate Federation (WKF)
Senior World Bronze Medalist (2008)
Junior World Silver Medalist (2005)

European Karate Federation (EKF)
Senior European Bronze Medalist (2006)
Cadet European Champion (2003)

Domestic
17x British Champion
8x British International Open Champion
18x Scottish Champion
13x Scottish International Open Champion

Other
2x World “Wado-Kai” Champion (2008, 2010)
15x European “Wado-Kai” Champion
2x Commonwealth Champion (2008)
German Open Bronze Medalist – Karate1 Premier League (2015)
Paris Open Bronze Medalist – Golden League (2008)
Wasquehal International Open Bronze Medalist (2009)

Awards
9x consecutive University ‘Blue Awards’ (University Sporting Colours) 2003 – 2012
Scottish Universities Sport (SUS) ‘Sports Person of the Year’ 2008
British Universities Sports Association (BUSA) ‘Sports Person of the Year on a National Stage’ 2008
British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) ‘Sportsman of the Year’ 2009

Insta - @calum.t.robb