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Carlo Di Blasi

World Kickboxing Forum 2010


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 globe 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




Fred Royers

World Kickboxing Forum 2010


Date of birth : 15th March 1955

Citizenship : Netherlands

Karate record (individual)

5 x Middleweight champion of Netherlands

4 x Open-weight champion of Netherlands

European Champion, Helsinki Finland, 1979

Bronze medal : World Championships, Madrid Spain, 1980

Silver medal : World Games, Santa Clara USA, 1981

Bronze medal : World Championships, Taipeh Taiwan, 1982

Bronze medal : European Championships Paris France, 1984

Karate record (team)

World Champion, Tokyo Japan, 1977

European Champion, Geneva Switzerland 1978

European Champion, Helsinki Finland,

Silver medal : World Championships, Madrid Spain, 1980

Full Contact Kickboxing (all styles)

Boxing (traditional English boxing) : Oost district champion, 1983

Savate (french boxing) : European Champion (TKO 4 on Robert Paturel)

Kickboxing (low-kicks) : WKA World Champion (dec. on Yasuo Tabata), 1985



Karate instructor, 1974 to 2002

Muaythai and Kickboxing instructor since 1979

TV commentator and consultant since 1986 for Eurosport, Veronica, SBS 6, RTL5

Consultant for many magazines

Owner of the Fight & Power Center gym in Arnhem (NL)

Trainer and manager of many amateur and professional champions

Combat sports events promoter




Carl Emery

World Kickboxing Forum 2010


Date of birth : 25th March 1968

Citizenship : Swiss

Carl Emery

World Kickboxing Forum 2010


Date of birth : 25th March 1968

Citizenship : Swiss

Director of 11 Martial Arts Schools in Switzerland and Japan

Instructor of : aerobics, cardio kickboxing, muaythaï, kickboxing, self-defense, police defensive tactics, tactical shooting, ju-jitsu, mixed martial arts.

6th Degree black belt certified by Bill Wallace, Jeff Smith and Jean-Yves Thériault

1993 ISKA European champion – professional full contact kickboxing

1994 ISKA European champion – professional full contact kickboxing

1994 ISKA & WKN World champion – professional full contact kickboxing

48 kickboxing amateur and pro fights – undefeated – 33 by knock out (pro 22 – 22 – 14 by KO)

Amateur sports: Boxing, judo, ju-jitsu, mixed martial arts, more than 50 tournaments and titles won from 1987 to 2004.

1995-2010 Promoter of sports events (more than 30 international events with mega stars Le Banner, Thériault, Kaman, Rutten, Hoost, Hagler, etc.)

Co- founder of The Peace Fighters

Founder of the Law Enforcement Training Council

Found of the Pantheon of Sports and Martial Arts




Dr med Souheil Sayegh

Specialist in General Practice,

Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

17th october 1972,

Citizenship : Swiss

Assistant Medical Director

Sports Medicine Department

Hôpital de La Tour – Geneva – 2002


International, National and local sports Federations

- International Federation of Basketball – FIBA

Vice-President of the Medical Commission

Member of the Therapeutic Use Exemption Committee (TUE)

Anti-doping supervisory docotr

- Union of European Football Association – UEFA

In charge of the referees evaluation of the Center of Referee Excellence (CORE)

- Swiss Basketball Federation

President of the Medical Commission

Supervision of the national teams

- Swiss Rugby Federation

In charge of the national team

- Geneva Basketball Association

Medical advisor for the youth movement

Special activity

- Teams and federations medical advisor for prevention and fight against doping.

- Member of the Committee of the Swiss french part Sports Medicine network.


Patrick Baumann- FIBA Secretary General and Member of the IOC Committee

Dr Halfdan Mahler - Past President of the WHO (World Health Organisation)

Spoken languages

Fluent- Arabic, English, French, Spanish

Basic     - German, Italian