Pablo E. Ramírez Orta


Certified 6th degree (Rokudan) Karate black belt under:

NSKF (National Shotokan Karate-Do Federation)

ISKA (International Shotokan Karate Association)

OBHK (Okinawa Bujutsu Hozon Kyokai)

Certified 5th degree (Godan) Karate black belt under:

PRSKA (Puerto Rico Shotokan Karate-Do Association)

ISKS (International Shotokan Ryu Karate-Do Shihankai)

NAKS (Okinawa Kempo Karate-Do)


Born on June 23, 1974 in the town of Mayaguez, PR He started practicing karate in the middle of 1988 at the age of 14 years in the Sansei Goju-Ryu style with Miguel Montalvo Hanshi 9th Dan in San Sebastian, but in January 1991 was followed fully in the Okinawa Kempo Karate-Dojo with Nestor Adames Hanshi 8th Dan.

 In the short time he practiced Karate felt a great deal of attraction by the Shotokan Karate-Do and decides to begin under the Funakoshi Shotokan Karate Puerto Rico which in March of 1993 opens doors under the Omar Vera Sensei.

 Founded in the 1997 Ramírez Shotokan Karate Dojo which was in function until January 2000 that through the efforts of work had to close, but remained active in the practice of Karate-Do.

 By November, 2004 he returns to practices with the Sensei Omar Vera 5th Dan. In 2007 joins the International Japan Karate-Do under Yasuyoshi Saito Shihan 8th Dan.

 In January 2008, joins the Puerto Rico Shotokan Karate-Do Association under Eddie Cardona Shihan 10th Dan in Shotokan Karate-Do. That same year he founded the National Shotokan Karate-Do Federation-P.R. Additional is certified Instructor and promoted Renshi by the Puerto Rico Shotokan Karate-Do Association on August 4, 2010.

 Since its inception in Karate-Do Tournaments competed in Traditional and Open being among the first places.In the professional field earned an Associate Degree in Computer Programming in the EDP University Campus in San Sebastian in 2001.

 He currently serves as Police Officer of Puerto Rico Police Deparment in San Juan City.

With steady attendance at various seminars, training camps, and tournaments over the years, Sensei Pablo has had the good fortune of training under many World-class instructors from various karate organizations:


Teruyuki Okazaki Shihan 10th Dan ISKF

Kenneth Funakoshi Kancho 10th Dan FSKA

Vincent Cruz Hanshi 10th Dan ISKA (RIP)

Yutaka Yagushi Shihan 9th Dan ISKF

Masaru Miura Shihan 9th Dan SKIF

Shunsuke Takahashi Shihan 9th Dan TSKF

Hideo Ochi Shihan 9th Dan JKA

Shigeru Takashina Shihan 9th Dan JKA (RIP)

John Mullin Shihan 9th Dan WTKO

Hiroyoshi Okazaki Shihan 9th Dan ISKF

Kyle Funakoshi Sensei 9th Dan FSKA

James Field Shihan 8th Dan ISKF

Yasuyoshi Saito Shihan 8th Dan JKI

Cathy Cline Shihan 8th Dan ISKF

Steve Ubl Shihan 8th Dan WTKO

Gary Turnbull Shihan 8th Dan ISKF

Leon Sill Shihan 8th Dan ISKF

David Jones Shihan 8th Dan ISKF

Richard Amos Sensei 7th Dan WTKO

Farid Amin Shihan 7th Dan ISKF

Mahmoud Tabassi 7th Dan ITKF

Víctor Mosquera Shihan 7th Dan IJKA

José Juan Cruz Shihan 7th Dan UASK

Mundo Richards Sensei 6th Dan JKA

Scott Langley Sensei 6th Dan HDKI

Scott Middleton Sensei 6th Dan WTKO

Yutaka Koike Sensei 6th Dan JKS

Sonny Kim Sensei 6th Dan WTKO (RIP)



Where to Find Us

National Shotokan Karate-Do Federation

Puerto Rico

Carr. 111 Ramal 497

Km 4.5 Bo. Pozas

Sector Puente Nuevo

San Sebastián, PR 00685






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Horario de Clases a partir del mes de agosto

(Schedule of classes from the month of August)

Lunes y Miércoles

 Monday and Wednesday

6:30 to 8:00 PM


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(NSKF offers private lessons upon request. Please inquire in person)



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