Martial Ars Master Instructor:
SENSEI VLADIMIR ZOLOTTEV

International, World Cup, European, North American, Balkan & Romanian Karate Champion
3rd Degree Black Belt Shotokan Karate
2nd Degree Black Belt Tae Kwon Do
1st Degree Black Belt Krav Maga

Romanian National Karate Team Competition member from 1993
Romanian National Karate Team trainer from 1994
Certified Krav Maga Federation Instructor from 2009

Certifications and Accredations by

The Shotokan Karate Do of the United Nations
The Japan Karate-Do International
The World Traditional Karate Organization
and The Krav Maga Federation

Awards and Distinctions

  • Romanian National Karate Vice Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata (Forms)
    Romanian National Karate Championships, Bucharest, Romania, September 1994
  • Romanian National Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    Romanian National Karate Championships, Bucharest, Romania, September, 1995
  • Romanian National Karate Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata (Forms)
    Romanian National Karate Championships, Bucharest, Romania, September 1996
  • International Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    International Karate Championships, Monchengladbach, Germany, July 1997
  • Romanian National Karate Champion Kata (Forms): 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    Romanian National Karate Bronze Medal Kumite: 3rd Place Kumita (Fighting)
    Romanian National Karate Championships, Bucharest, Romania, September, 1997
  • Balkan Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    Balkan Karate Championships, Sofia, Bulgaria, October, 1997
  • International Karate Champion Kumite: 1st Place Kumite (Fighting)
    International Karate Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata (Forms)
    International Karate Team Champions Kumite: 1st Place Team Kumite
    International Karate Championships, Monchengladbach, Germany, July, 1998
  • Romanian National Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    Romanian National Karate Bronze Medal Kumite: 3rd Place Kumite (Fighting)
    Romanian National Karate Championships, Bucharest, Romania, September, 1998
  • European Karate Champion Kata (Forms): 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    European Katrate Championships, Monchengladbach, Germany, July 1998
  • World Cup Karate Team Champions Kata: 1st Place Team Synchronized Kata
    World Karate Cup, Timisoara, Romania, October, 1999
  • International Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    International Karate Championship, Atlantic City, February,. 2000
  • World Cup Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    World Oyama Karate Cup Championships, New York City, March 2001
  • World Cup Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    World Oyama International Karate Championships, New York City, October, 2001
  • World Cup Karate Team Champions Kata: 1st Place Team Synchronized Kata
    World Oyama International Karate Championships, New York City, November, 2002
  • World Oyama International Karate Bronze Medal Kata: 3rd Place Kata
    World Oyama International Karate Championships, New York City, November 2002
  • International Ozawa Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    International Ozawa Cup, Las Vegas, April, 2003
  • World Traditional Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    World Traditional Karate Team Champions: 1st Place Team Synchronized Kata
    World Traditional Karate Championship, NYC, September, 2003
  • North American Karate Bronze Medal Kumite: 3rd Place Kumite (Fighting)
    North American Karate Championships, NYC, September, 2004
  • New York Tae Kwon Do Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata (Forms)
    New York Tae Kwon Do Open Championships, NYC, October, 2006
  • New York Tae Kwon Do Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata (Forms)
    New York Tae Kwon Do Open Championships, NYC, November, 2007
  • North American Karate Team Champions: 1st Place Team Synchronized Kata
    North American Karate Team Champions: 1st Place Team Kumite (Fighting)
    North American Karate Championship, NYC, April, 2008
  • Krav Maga Federation Instructor Certification
    Successful completion of the Krav Maga Federation's Certification Requirements: 2009 July, NYC
  • USA Special Invitation: Honorary Synchronized Team Kata Demonstration
    USA National Karate Federation Championships, NYC, October, 2009
  • Grand International Karate Team Champions: 1st Place Synchronized Kata
    Grand Champions International Karate Cup, NYC, November, 2009
  • Japan Karate-Do International Karate Champion Kata: 1st Place Kata
    Japan Karate-Do International Karate Champion Kumite: 1st Place Kumite
    Japan Karate-Do International Tournament, Miami, Florida, March 2010
    40th Anniversary International Tournament Presented by Sensei Yasuyoshi Saito
  • North American Internnational Karate Bronze Medal: 3rd Place Kata (Forms)
    World Traditional Karate Organization North American International Karate Championships, NYC, April, 2010
  • Grand Champions International Karate Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata
    Grand Championships International Karate Cup, NYC, November 2010
  • Japan Karate-Do International Karate Bronze Medal Kata: 3rd Place Kata
    Japan Karate-Do International Tournament, Miami, Florida, May, 2011
  • Krav Maga Instructor to the Romanian National Karate Team
    Romanian National Karate Team Instructor in association with Shihan Aurel Patru, President of the Shotokan Karate Do of the United Nations, and Sensei Marion Patru, Chief of Referees
    Romanian National Karate Training Center, Bucharest, Romania, August 2011
  • Romanian National Karate Team Training Camp Instructor in association with Shihan Aurel Patru, Presidenmt of the Shotokan Karate Do of the United Nations, & Sensei Marion Patru, Chief of the Referees of the Shotokan Karate Do of the United Nations
    Romanian National Karate Summer Invitational Training Camp, Poiana Pinului, Romania, August 2011
  • Grand Championships International Karate Cup Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place
    Grand Championships International Karate Team Vice-Champions Kata: 2nd Place Team Synchronized Kata
    Grand Champions International Karate Cup, NYC, November 2012
  • New York Karate-Do Championships Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata
    20th Annual Karate-Do Championships New York Open, Valhalla, NY, October 2014
  • New York International Karate Open Vice-Champion Kata: 2nd Place Kata
    New York International Karate Open Tournament, NYC, March 1, 2015
  • Krav Maga Instructor to the Romanian National Karate Team
    Romanian National Karate Team Instructor in association with Shihan Aurel Patru, President of the Shotokan Karate Do of the United Nations, and Sensei Marion Patru, Chief of Referees
    Romanian National Karate Training Center, Bucharest, Romania, August 2016
  • Krav Maga Instructor at the Romanian National Karate Team Training Camp
    Romanian National Karate Team Instructor in association with Shihan Aurel Patru, President of the Shotokan Karate Do of the United Nations, and Sensei Marion Patru, Chief of Referees
    Romanian National Karate Summer Invitational Training Camp, Poiana Pinului, Romania, August 2016