Certified 6th degree (Rokudan) Karate black belt under:
NSKF (National Shotokan Karate-Do Federation)
Certified 5th degree (Godan) Karate black belt under:
PRSKA (Puerto Rico Shotokan Karate-Do Association)
ISKA (International Shotokan Karate Association)
ISKS (International Shotokan Ryu Karate-Do Shihankai)
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
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
Kenneth Funakoshi Shihan 9th Dan FSKA
Hideo Ochi Shihan 9th Dan JKA
Shigeru Takashina Shihan 9th Dan JKA (RIP)
James Field Shihan 8th Dan ISKF
Yasuyoshi Saito Shihan 8th Dan JKI
Cathy Cline Shihan 8th Dan ISKF
John Mullin Shihan 8th Dan WTKO
Steve Ubl Shihan 8th Dan WTKO
Gary Turnbull Shihan 8th Dan ISKF
Hiroyoshi Okazaki Shihan 8th Dan ISKF
Leon Sill Shihan 8th Dan ISKF
David Jones Shihan 8th Dan ISKF
Kyle Funakoshi Sensei 8th Dan FSKA
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 Middleton Sensei 6th Dan WTKO
Sonny Kim Sensei 6th Dan WTKO (RIP)
Yutaka Koike Sensei 6th Dan JKS
Scott Langley Sensei 6th Dan JKS
National Shotokan Karate-Do Federation
Carr. 111 Ramal 497
Km 4.5 Bo. Pozas
Sector Puente Nuevo
San Sebastián, PR 00685
Horario de Clases a partir del mes de abril
(Schedule of classes from the month of April)
Martes y Jueves
Tuesday and Thursday
6:30 to 8:00 PM
NSKF ofrece clases privadas a petición. Por favor, pregunte en persona.
(NSKF offers private lessons upon request. Please inquire in person)