CURRICULUM VITAE

 -         Practitioner of karate (Shotokai, Wado-ryu, Shotokan and Shito-ryu) since January 1978;

-          Member of International Martial Arts Federation – IMAF – Japan;

-          Member of Shotokan Karate of United Nations – SKDUN – Europe;

-          Member of World Martial Arts Federation – WMAF – United States of America;

-          Founder and Head Master of the Shotokan Club Karate-Do – Sal Island – Cabo Verde;

-          Founder and Head Master of the Shotokan Club Karate-Do – Brockton MA – United States of America;

-          Former Cape Verdean President of Martial Arts Federation;

-          Technical Director of the Cape Verdean Shotokan Association;

-          Author of several articles of reflections about Martial Arts, in Capeverdean newspapers;

-          International referee of SKDUN – Shotokan Karate –Do of United Nations;

-          Participant in world championships – Portugal (twice), France (twice), Germany, Hungary and Italy.