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(b. 1955). Kyoju Dairi, Nihon Goshin Aikido; 1st dan Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu-Kodokai, 1982 [rank authenticated]. First taught by Richard Bowe in New Jersey, USA in 1965. Holder of rankings from various jujutsu organizations. Recipient of three Presidential Sports Awards, a Certificate of Honor from Federation of Practicing Jujutsuans, and member of the Order of Kentucky Colonels. Chief instructor of Aikijutsu for the Goshinkai Association which teaches modern applications of DAITO-RYU and aikido techniques for self-defense. Basulto Academy of Defense, 7701 Bergenline Avenue, North Bergen, NJ 07047, (201)583-0883.