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List of karate competitors → the competitor who has had exellent result of karate are shown in the list.Therefore even people do the other sports are included in this list.
List of karateka → high-graded practicers,founders of a school or style or the profession of karate after retired competitions.
However many people establish or found new dojo or styles after they had good result in the big competitions like world championship,then there are overlapped between those two lists.So please consent about it.Yappakoredesho June 15,2005(UTC)