Shihan Andrew Rekunov
The Founder & Chairman of World Shin Karate Organization
1983 – started training in Judo.
1987 – started training in Kyokushn Karate.
From 1987 practic in Kyokushin, Simmey-do, Full Contact Karate
1994-1996 – Head instructor of Odessa city – Odessa Regional Full Contact Karate & Kung Fu Federation.
1996-2001 – Branch chief of Eastern-Ukrainian region – ISKF.
2001-2014 – Chief instructor of Daihido Organization.
2006-2014 – ISKF Vice President.
2010-2014 – Vice President of All-Ukrainian Kyokushin Karate Federation.
2014 – Official representative in Poland of International Karate Organization Kyokushinkaikan World Sokyokushin.
2014 – President of World Shin Karate(Sokarate) Organization.
7th Dan – WSKO • WSO (Shin Karate Full Contact)
6th Dan – ISKF (Full Contact Karate)
4th Dan – IKO (Kyokushin Karate)
1st dan 1994
2nd dan 1998
3rd dan 2000
4th dan 2002
5th dan 2005
6th dan 2010
7th dan 2015
Shihan Andrew Rekunov organized and was held seminars under the direction of the following masters:
Shihan Salam Kahil – 8th dan, Ukraine/Lebanon;
Shihan Andre Drewniak – 9th dan, Poland;
Shihan Noriyuki Tanaka – 7th dan, Japan;
Shihan Boris Belov – 6th dan, Russia;
Shihan Thomas Flynn – 6th dan, USA;
Shihan Valeriy Gerasimov – 5th dan, Russia;
Shihan Robert Pepels – 5th dan, Holland;
Sensei Robert Kapchowsky – 4th dan, Poland;
Sensei Igor Sosnovsky – 3rd dan, Ukraine;
Sensei Vyacheslav Slanina – 3rd dan, Moldova.
And more Shihans and Senseis.