Dr. Vidadi Hajiyev
Director of AWA Azerbaijan
International instructor Vidadi Hajiyev is single, educated as lawyer and has bachelor scientific degree. He is works well in several foreign languages, such as Azeri, English, Russian, Turkish and Usbek. Vidadi passed his military service in the armed force of the Azerbaijan Republic as a self-protection and physical training instructor. He is at home with the culture of middle Asia, where he was born and grew up: Caucasus, Russia and Turkey.
Master Vidadi Hajiyev has been instructing martial arts for over 8 years and his own personal experience spans some 18 years of training. He holds the senior grade of 7th Dan degree in Combat Karate, 6th Dan Black Belt in Turan-Do,6th Dan Black Belt in Combat Taekwon-do,6th Dan Black Belt in Hapkido,4th Dan Black Belt in Budo,4th Dan in KICKBOXING, 5th Dan in Chuhkuhndo and has been successful in local, national, and international compitition, having produced over 20 medals and trophies at these various levels. He has shown much success in training of all types of student from children as young as five to the tough and hardy Special Forces.
TITLES AND RANK
- Doctor in Philosophy of Martial Arts
- Master of TAEKWONDO
- Master of Mixed Martial Arts
- Senior instructor & 7th Dan Degree Black Belt
- President of Azerbaijan Hapkido Federation
- World Champion 2004 of Combat Hapkido
DATE OF BIRTH
To continue to promote Martial Arts in Azerbaijan and in other countries
Vidadi's philosophy in life and in training is to never give up. To set high standards and goals for yourself and continue to work hard to achieve them. You will never achieve your goals if you do not try.
- Became Kickboxing champion of Tashkent City Open championship,Uzbekistan.
- Graduated from 20 month intensive training Instructor Course.
- Established own school of Martial Arts.
- Honoured by permission to teach Senior's classes at Azerbaijan Hapkido Federation
- Silver medal in Azerbaijan Republic Championship of Full-Contact Fighting.
- Position of Self-defence instructor in the Military Service of Azerbaijan Republic.
- Gold medal in International Taekwon-do GTF-version Championship,Tbilisi,Georgia.
- Gold medal in International Taekwon-do ITF-version Championship,Baku,Azerbaijan.
- Taekwondo Rank of 3th Dan Degree Black Belt,certified by International Taekwon-do Union,USA
- Became Vice-president of Azerbaijan Hapkido Federation.
- Combat Hapkido Rank of 5th Dan Degree Black Belt and Combat Taekwondo Rank of 6th Dan Degree Black Belt, certified by International Combat Martial Arts Unions Association, Latvia
- Ewarded position of the Honoury life-time member of World Elite Black Belts Society and granted the Budo rank of 4th Dan Degree Black Belt,certified by WEBBS, Middx,England
- Representative position of World Organization of Martial Arts(WOMA),USA.
- Position of President of Azerbaijan Hapkido Federation
- Became Representative of International Mixed Martial Arts Association,Canada
- Became 6 dan with Korea Yudo&Hapkido Association
- Recognized by Grand Master Bok Man Kim as 5th Dan in Chunkuhndo.
- RECOGNIZED BY FERNANDO LOIO AS MASTER IN ULTIMATE FULL CONTACT
- ACHIEVE 7TH DAN BLACK BELT IN COMBAT KARATE,CERTIFIED BY MAA-I,GERMANY