SAVATE roots but now in KICKBOXING?
Carlo Di Blasi
Date of birth : 20th May 1960
Citizenship : Italy
- Degree in law ate the State University of Milan in March 1986.
- Interpreter in French language in 1979 at the Centre Culturel Francois.
- Master in Civilisation at Montpellier (France) University in French in 1978.
- Kleines Diploma in German language at the Goethe Institut in Milan 1976- 1979.
- Studies in Spanish, Danish and English languages from 1980 to 1982.
- Judo studies from 1974 to 1977 with master Kurihara in Milan
- Karate studies from 1977 to 1979 with Master Shirai in Milan
- Savate Boxing from 1979 to 1986 as fighter in the National Team.
- Instructor of Savate Boxing in 1982 in Lyon at the National University of Sport (INSEP)
- Silver glove 2 degree in 1982 in Lyon at the National University of Sport (INSEP)
- Professor in Savate Boxing in 1986 in Paris, National University of Sport (INSEP)
- Promoter of Muay Thai and WKA – KICKBOXING from 1986 inviting, give seminars all over Italy many Champions and teacher among them Fred Royers, Thom Harinck witk Peter Aerts, Andre Panza, Rob Kaman, Ramon Dekkers Don Wilson.
- Promoter of PRO World Championship from 1991 till now with different body sanctioning WKA, ISKA, WKN, KICK, WMC, WAKO PRO.
- President of the Italian Federation of Kickboxing, thaiboxe and savate from 1989 to 2001.
- Promoter of the OKTAGON one of the largest kickboxing event in Europe (first edition in 1996) till now.
- Author for “IL SOLE 24 ORE EDITING” (Italian financial newspaper) of the book “LAVOARARE PER LO SPORT” (working in the sport), Best Seller in 2002.
- Author for “Sport Promotion Editing” of the book “KICKBOXING STORY”.
- Journalist for martial arts magazine from 1982 till now as “SAMURAI-BUSHIDO” and “BUDO INTERNATIONAL”
- Commentator for EUROSPORT TV from 1999 till 2004.
- Commentator from Italia Uno TV from 1994 till now.
- Commentator fro Dahlia TV from 2009 till now.
- Producer of the TV Sports program magazine called “OKTAGON” featuring 8 shows a year