Mr. Fari Salievski, a remarkable leader and esteemed Master Instructor, possesses a wealth of attributes that extend far beyond his position as the head of the KMA schools. Renowned for his exceptional leadership skills and unwavering commitment to setting a positive example, he serves as an inspiring role model for everyone fortunate enough to cross paths with him. In both the international martial arts and business communities, Mr. Fari is held in high regard due to his exceptional integrity, unyielding honesty, and remarkable personal achievements.
At present, Mr. Fari Salievski holds the prestigious position of overseeing Martial Arts Professionals, an organization dedicated to promoting excellence within the martial arts industry and elevating the standards of professional services provided to students and their respective communities. Additionally, he serves as the head of Korea Hapkido International, MMA Australia, and acts as a representative for MA Success (MAIA USA). Through these multifaceted roles, Mr. Fari demonstrates his unwavering commitment to fostering growth, empowering individuals, and furthering the advancement of martial arts on a global scale.
Mr. Fari's journey in the realm of martial arts began in 1982, and since then, he has remained steadfast in his pursuit of excellence, dedicating a minimum of six days per week to training and teaching. His commitment extends beyond the mere act of imparting knowledge to others; he actively engages in continuous training, ensuring that he remains at the forefront of his craft. This tireless dedication has earned him the distinction of being Australia's sole instructor to receive Korean grading and certification for each and every Dan level, up to an impressive 5th Dan, in South Korea. Furthermore, he has achieved the distinction of attaining 6th to 8th Dans in the United States, all under the tutelage of the same Grandmaster, who holds an esteemed 10th Degree in Sun Seo.
The honorific title of "Master" is not simply acquired through the procurement of a certificate or mail-order process; rather, it is a title bestowed upon an individual by their Grandmaster. In Mr. Fari's case, he has earned this revered title through years of hard work, dedication, and the establishment of an international reputation synonymous with unparalleled quality and unwavering integrity. His commitment to his craft and his unwavering pursuit of excellence have elevated him to the highest echelons of martial arts, garnering him the respect and admiration of peers, students, and martial arts enthusiasts worldwide.
Awards & Certifications
8th Dan Black Belt Hapkido | 2023-03-21
Diploma in Sport Coaching (Martial Arts) | 2012-11-19
Certificate IV in Fitness | 2004-10-14
Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training | 2004-05-05
Diploma in Sport Development | 2012-11-19
Black Belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu | 2022-02-20