Kokoro Karate and Fitness Center students invited to world championships in Australia

The athletes are reaching out to raise money

The athletes are reaching out to raise money for the trip to the championships in Australia. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

FLATBUSH - Six students from a Brooklyn karate school have been invited to represent America in the World Karate Confederation's championships in Australia and they're now raising money so they can go together as a team.

The athletes from the Kokoro Karate and Fitness Center in Brooklyn say they're reaching out to local politicians to help them set up a non-profit organization so they can raise money for their trip.

The tournament takes place in May.

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