Black Belts, Grandmasters (GM). Canada, Ukraine,USA
Kungchido/Kosho Seminar Exchanging technique with GM Rich Teaching Kungchido, Use of Chi in combat
Comments by Grandmaster (GM) Rich Buchan regarding Kungchido teaching in Canada
on 9th October, 2004:
Chi Grandmaster, My Friend (Grandmaster Saroj Joshi):
It is with great pleasure and honor to thank you so much for your
Genuine friendship and time spent. I have indeed made a new friend for
During the weekend I had the privilege to see what a real grandmaster
is all about (an entity that is very scares now days).
You have impressed me and my students not only with your obvious
mastery skills in martial arts, but your humble and kind character that
shines through as a divine light.
I have been involved in martial arts for 30 years and never have I have
Such a friendly experience as when I worked with you. I thank you for
It was a great reminder and as well as a restore of beliefs that
Martial artists can be real quality people. I have had so many bad
Experiences in the past.
My family, students and my self thanks you from our hearts for you
Precious gifts, your kindness and leaving your chi energy along with
Yours positive electricity and love as a human being with us. Your
presence during your visit has been a blessing to our organization.
We will get together and share real chi together again. I am sure of
That. It was in deed our privilege.
Richard Buchan, President
Kosho Ryu International Canada
9th Degree Black Belt
October 10th, 2004