He was born on December 22, 1963, in Kaloni village of Poros Trizinias.
1975 He starts practising Kung-fu for a short period of time.
1984 He moves to Athens city, in the district of Galatsi, where he starts a daily
hard practice in Karate with Sensei Christos Asproudis. His love and jest
for Karate make him special.
1986 After two years of practice he achieves the rank of Black belt 1st Dan and
becomes an assistant instructor (Senpai) at the dojo.
1988 After a successful grading test he achieves the rank of 2nd Dan and founds
his own dojo in Perissos district.
After his recognition from Hellenic Karate Federation on 1986 and of
General Bureau of Athletics and having a knowledge of traditional Karate,
he turns to Shito ryu Karate do one of four recognised Karate styles by
Hellenic Karate Federation (H.K.F.) and World Karate Federation (W.K.F.).
1993 On January 15, he gives a grading test for 1st and 2nd Dan Shito-kai
conducted by Yamazaki Sensei.
1994 On March 27, he takes part in 1st Hellenic Championship of Hellenic Shito-
kai, realized at the stadium of Nea Smirni district.
1995 He is being tested by Yamazaki Sensei for 3rd Dan.
At the same year he becomes affiliated with instructor V. Bessis from
Kalamata city who represents Shihan Fumio Demura in Greece, from Itosu
-kai, later Genbu-kai and thus becoming Shihan's student.
1996 On March 12 after a successful grading test conducted by Shihan Fumio
Demura, he achieves the rank of 1st Dan Itosu-kai.
1997 On February he participates in the World Championship of Itosu-kai in Los
Angeles, where he achieves important experience by seminars with great
1998 On October 14, he is being awarded by 2nd Dan Itosu-kai.
On the same year he participates in World Shito ryu Karate Championship
(Kobe Osaka International) in Halkida city and he is the only Greek
participant that takes a place between the 8 best contestants in Kata.
2001 He graduates successfully from school for coaches of General Bureau of
2003 October 1st, he achieves the rank of 3rd Dan Itosu-kai.
2007 November 11, he achives the rank of 4th Dan Genbu-kai, by Shihan Fumio
Demura, whom he has been hosting and representing in Athens since early
After 25 years of being an instructor, offering his knowledge and
experience to his students, with several awards in Hellenic Championships
dozen of them have achieved the rank of 1st-3rd Dan and some of them are
He has also taken part in seminars in Greece and abroad under the
instructor of great masters.
2012 He moves in Eretria district of Evia town and is being a special year
because of his affiliation with two people who respects and appreciates
Instructor George Pelekis representative of "Shito ryu Karate do -
Greece", well known for his knowledge in Shito ryu, Kobudo and Iaido,
and the internationally most-respected Greek-Australian Shihan Con
Kassis, personal student of Soke Kenei Mabuni and ex-president of
Referee Commitee of World Karate Federation (W.K.F.)