Kamil Hajiyev. Who is it? He is the producer and founder of the promotional company Fight Nights. And also the founder of a large number of other projects. A person who excels in all matters: in sport, business and family. He is one of the most influential sports figures in our country.
Kamil Hajiyev: biography
Showman, a native of Moscow, was born on June 25, 1978 in an intelligent and educated family, where studies were always on the first place.
His father, Hajiyev Abdurashid Hajiyevich, doctor of historical sciences, always dreamed that his son would seriously study science. But nevertheless he always supported the boy in sports undertakings.
Mother, Gadzhieva Eleonora Shapievna, by profession a physician-therapist. She, unlike her husband, was indifferent to the sport.
Sister, Hajiyeva Siana Abdurashidovna, followed in the footsteps of her mother. I entered the medical university and became a gynecologist.
Despite the fact that Kamil was born and raised in Moscow, he spent a lot of time in his historic homeland. If and who honors traditions, this is Kamil Hajiyev. His family's nationality is Lakets, this is one of the indigenous northern settlements of Dagestan. Almost every summer the family spent in Makhachkala and in a small village near the mountains. According to the businessman, these places played a decisive role in his life.
The young man graduated from the secondary school number 126 in Moscow with a gold medal. He perfectly combined both study and sport. The father always found time for the boy and attended all his trainings with his son. This played a big role in the future future of Hajiyev, Jr..
In 2004 he graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Samara State University, and in 2012 he completed his studies at the Russian State University of Physical Education and Sports. And to this day Kamil Gadzhiev does not abandon science, he is in charge of the Department of Combat Management of the Moscow Industrial and Financial University. But, in his opinion, he will never become a candidate of science.
Kamil Hajiyev: fighting and sport
The young man got interested in martial arts from the age of 12. At school he liked karate and sambo most of all. From the very beginning, he showed himself to be an industrious fighter with the will to win. The Japanese struggle and defense science became the main aspiration and purpose of the guy. Caucasian blood made itself felt.
At the age of 21, Kamil enters the sports center "Sambo-70" of the Moscomsport. This is one of the most famous sports institutions not only in Moscow, but all over Russia. His coach is Yelesin Nikolai Anatolevich - Honored Master of Sports in hand-to-hand combat and sambo, in 2014 was recognized the best coach in the opinion of the MMA. The difference in age was only five years, and Elesin already had all the necessary knowledge and experience for the preparation of champions. The man was famous for strict selection of students, and he never took those who did not decide on a career or who were not serious about training. It was during this period that Kamil Hajiyev gained his fighting qualities through everyday training.
The result of hard and long work was numerous victories and prizes in competitions. In 2003, Kamil Hajiyev became the world champion in jujitsu. Three years after this serious victory, in 2006, he received the title of the new champion in combat sambo at the Moscow championship.
This title will be the beginning of the development of another area of the athlete. At the age of 28, the man took part in competitions for the last time and retrained from a fighter to a coach. In 2007, Kamil Hajiyev begins to engage in other children, he is placed in the post of Moscow's senior coach in combat sambo. The whole team and coaching staff treated Camille with due respect. For 5 years he made regular fighters from ordinary guys. And they had something to learn from the world champion.
During the coaching work Kamil Hajiyev, in addition to pedagogical talent, opens the gift of the organizer. He understands that the structure of martial arts of our country lags far behind European standards, and this kind of sport deserves more attention.
In 2010, he creates his own promotion company Fight Night. In this project many star people help him: Batu Khasikov (world champion in kickboxing), producer Sangadzhi Tarbayev and Sergei Shanovich (designer and director). The company starts its work from the very bottom, conducting regular tournaments among local athletes. After several years of hard work, the project is gaining momentum and is becoming a worthy measure.
Fight Nights focuses its activities on creating and organizing large-scale battles between highly skilled athletes of martial arts. In addition, the project allows young, but gifted fighters to show themselves. Competitions are held in almost all major cities of Russia. Virtually no show passes without the participation of foreign colleagues from the United States and Europe. The chip of the project consists of colorful performances and spectacular duels. Now Fight Nights is a brand that speaks for itself.
Thanks to this showman, we know such professional fighters as Rasul Mirzaev, known as the Black Tiger, and Ali Bagautinov, who entered the ring in the crown.
Hockey club "Admiral"
In addition to martial arts, Hajiyev adores hockey from childhood. And he not only likes to watch, but plays it from childhood. The hobby has grown into something more. Kamil becomes one of the founders of the hockey club "Admiral", which was "born into the world" in 2013. Now he is the first deputy general director of the club.
Now the hockey club "Admiral" performs in the Continental League. This league was formed in 2008, and it involves 29 teams from different countries, including Belarus, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Finland, Slovakia and the PRC.
"Race of Heroes"
Kamil Hajiyev together with his partner Fight Nights and an old friend Batu Hasikov worked on the project "Hero Race" in 2013. The idea was to create a team game with elements of military operations. The training program was approved by the Russian Ministry of Defense.
The first cross-country obstacle course was held in 2013 at the Alabino military training ground. The length of the track reached five kilometers. And in 2015 the project "Race of Heroes" gained great popularity with the audience, and about fifty races were held.
Currently, more than 50 thousand people took part in the project. And the competitions were held in 7 cities of Russia (Moscow, Kaliningrad, St. Petersburg, Kazan, Ekaterinburg, Vladivostok, Chelyabinsk). For each city was prepared a surprise.
All the best for children
In 2014, Kamil Hajiyev decided to open a martial arts school on the basis of Fight Nights. The premises where the classes will take place helped to buy Moskomport. Professional fighters and the best coaches began to work together. The doors of the academy are open to all comers. For adult sports enthusiasts, training is done on a fee basis. But for children and teenagers, training is free. The purpose of the promotion company Fight Nights was the preparation of future athletes, champions. At the moment this is one of the best projects in which Kamil Hajiyev participated.
Kamil Hajiyev, in addition to social activities, actively participates in various TV shows. And even played a few episodic roles in the movie. These are the films "Fight with the Shadow 3D: The Last Round" and "The Warrior" (where the actor plays himself). Also Camille appeared in the TV series "Kitchen" on STS.
Little is known about the athlete's family. Kamil Hajiyev and his wife have two charming daughters and one son. He tries not to "shine" his family before the television cameras.
Kamil Hajiyev in a few interviews tells that in matters of education he adheres to the theory of the golden mean and hopes that his children will find their way in life. Because of his employment, he spends little time with his family, but with all his might helps his children to go in for sports. Kamil Hajiyev's wife is also very fond of sports, she is engaged in one of the halls of her husband's club and in everything tries to support him.
In an interview Hajiyev said more than once that he likes to live in Moscow and that he loves his homeland.