Master of Martial Arts. Honored Mentor of the Russian Union of Martial Arts. Multiple winner of the International and All-Russian and KARATE competitions among veterans. Experience KARATE 42 years. 7 Dan KARATE. 4 Dan KOBUDO. Chief Instructor of the WKC KARATE Federation of Russia on FUDOKAN style. Vice Chief Instructor of the KARATE Federation of WKC Russia for COBUDO. The founder of the sports Karate in the Ulyanovsk region. In 1999 he was awarded the Gold Medal for the development of FUDOKAN KARATE in Russia. In 2013 he was awarded the World Shotokan Karate Federation (W.S.K.F.) for his contribution to the development of KARATE Shotokan in Russia.