Sensei Gustavo Tata has had over 35 years of martial arts training experience. He is chief instructor of Argentina for the International Okinawan Goju-ryu Karate-do Federation (IOGKF), however he is also the head co-ordinator for the organisation in South America. During his time in IOGKF, Sensei Tata has traveled from one side of the globe to other, reaching as far away as Scotland and everywhere in between in his pursuit of excellence. He is a natural athlete and is extremely fit and agile, and from 1974 - 78 he was a National level bicycle rider for his country. He has practiced Goju-ryu since 1985 and has a large and devoted following in South America.