Damián Quintero is recognized for being the number 1 karateka in historical rankings.
After 15 years in the karate world, Damián won 9 gold medals, 8 silver medals and three bronze medals in the European championships. During his career he has won 91 medals in total, 56 of them international.
No karateca in the history of Spain matches Damián’s record.
The Spanish Association of Sports Press has recognized Damián as one of the best athletes of 2017. At the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Damián will compete in karate as a guest sport.