Executive Committee Member
Shihan Iván Pérez Robles 5th dan, is the representative in Spain of the World Independent Budo Kai and the World Martial Arts Handicap Association.
Shihan Iván began studying Martial Arts (Karate and Kobudo) at a very early age with his father, Sensei Juan Pérez Velaz. In 1988, he also began the study of Judo in the Fujiyama club. He began the practice of Kyokushin Karate in 1990 in the Tensho club. 5 years later he advanced his study by moving to the Club Yin-Yang under the direction of Shihan José Luis Lezcano.
In the year 2000 he obtained a Black Belt 1st dan and began to work as an instructor until today, holding a list of impressive titles.
Shihan Iván has also had an impressive competitive career, winning multiple international and national championships in Kyokushin Karate, both Kumite and Kata and is today renowned as one of the leading International Kyokushin Referees in the World.
Karate coach graduated from the K.K.E. (Kyokushin Karate Spain)
Sport coach Specializing in Karate, the Basque School of Sports (CSD)
Representative and Technical Director of WIBK Spain (WIBK Spain)
Representative officer in Spain of the World Martial Arts Association Handicap (WMAHA)
Global head of referees and co-founder of Kyokushin Extreme Fight (KXF)
World Referee of the World Independent Budo Kai (WIBK)
Referee World Kyokushin World Federation (KWF)
Referee World Kyokushin World Union (KWU)
International Referee of European Kyokushin Karate Organization (EKKO)
National Referee B of the Royal Spanish Federation of Karate (RFEK)
Monitor Qi Gong by the National Association for the culture of Tai Chi, Shen Zhou