From an early age I was seriously interested in sports: volleyball, sambo, judo. In 1972 he graduated with honors from the Faculty of Physical Education of the North Ossetian State University. K.I. Khetagurov. 1979 - Master of Martial Arts - Founder of the Vado Ryu School in the USSR. 1987 - Prize of Television and Radio Italy. 2000 - JKF Diploma of the Japanese Karate Federation. 2000 - Qualification 4 dan JKF of the Japanese Karate Federation. In his school of karate T. Doguzov, E. Akhpolov, O. Tomaev trained. People's Artist of the Republic of North Ossetia. Academician of the International Academy of Spiritual Unity of the Peoples of the World, 2004. President of the Council of Russian-speaking compatriots of Canada.