Professor Gilberto Pauciullo
Prof. Gilberto Pauciullo, is a 9th degree black
belt (pai tsu shang men rem) and President of the European Chinese
Kung Fu Federation.
The Master Gilberto Pauciullo was born in Locana,
Canavese (Torino). He began to practice martial arts in Genova
by the sport town center on Cagliari Street.
In the sixties he practiced judo and ju jiutsu
with the Master Campailla Airo and entered the F.I.A.P. In the
1963 he began to practice Chinese Kempo with Master Tuang.
In the 1970's he achieved a 4th degree black belt
and the Chinese masters invited him in Macao where he improved
In the 1972 he won the 1st dan in judo and he
helped popularize kendo. Under the leadership of the Master Alexander
Hiroshi Kimura he founded the Italian Federation of Kendo.
In 1974 the Rav Tany Goom school of MuaiThaiBoxing
invited him to take part in an open freestyle tournament; he won
this tournament also because of his Asian experiences. in 1975
he was invited to the Unites States for several stages.
In the 1976 he went to Kioto, Osaka E Okinawa.
In the 1982 he took part in the 1st world Kung
Fu and FreeStyle Championship. In the same year he achieved his
8th degree black belt in Kung Fu from the I.C.M.A.F. And European
Federation. At the end of 1982 he became A member of the Seibukan
Academy of Tokio, where after the test, he won his 1st dan in Goju
of Okinawa by the Master Masafumi Suzuki. In that moment he had
the great honor of obtaining the signature of the Master Sazakawa
(10th dan) on his diploma.
In the 1983 the Seibukan Academy gave him his
8th degree in ju jiutsu and the Waco the 3rd dan in contact. In
1985, in an international meeting of the European Federation's
Masters he achieved the office of President and his 8th degree
In the 1986 in Germany during a technical meeting
of the European black belts the technical council gave him his
9th degree, until now the highest degree in Europe.
In the latest years the master dedicated himself
to martial arts study and his research of the sources and history
of the martial arts lead him to get deeply into the ancient arts
such as: Pakmek, Marma Adi and Dimmak.
Master Pauciullo invented new clothes which are
more durable and functional. For more than ten years Master Pauciullo
worked with the European Federations. He is the founder of Kung
Fu Finland Federation and he is also the technical consultant of
many European Federation.
The master gives his knowledge in ancient martial
arts to his students without thought of profit.