Artak Karapetyan was born in August 13, 1977 in the city of Yerevan, the Republic of Armenia.
From 1984 to 1994 he attended No. 53 public school in Yerevan.
From 1995 to 1997 he served the military service at the Ministry of Defense of Armenian Republic.
From 2001 to 2006 he attended the Institute of Physical Culture and Education.
He practiced sports since he was 5 years old, swimming first, and then Judo.
In 1990 he began practicing Karate.
In 1995 he became a World Champion in Amateur Karate.
In 1998 he was a World Champion in Professional Full Contact Karate (IFCKF).
In 1999 he was awarded a World Champion title and received a Crown by IFCKF.
In 2001 he was an instructor of Karate in Russia and Belarus, along with his participation in International Tournaments of Kickboxing, Muay-Thai and Karate.
He is a triple champion in Kickboxing "Crystal Promotion" championship in Moscow.
He is a multiple winner of the Full Contact Karate championships in Armenia.
He is the Vice-President of the Full Contact Karate Federation of Armenia,
Black Belt 3th Dan.
In 2005, by invitation AK Sports Union is present in the United States of America and has an agreement with Dennis Warner,In Sync productions,Inc. also he had six matches that were won. Now, he is getting ready for the Muai Thay World Championship, which will be on DECEMBER 17, 2006.
He is married and has two daughters.