Chayon-Ryu Martial Arts
Grandmaster Kim Soo - Chayon-Ryu Martial Art
Training One’s Mind, Body, and Spirit
Chayon-Ryu Martial Art System (Natural Way) was founded well before the current craze of mixed-martial arts. Most martial arts today focus on sports and competition and they focus only on the physical aspects of martial arts. The focus of Chayon-Ryu is on training one’s mind, body, and spirit and not on fighting, violence or competition. It is based on those natural movements found within each of its parent styles.
- Korean taekwondo
- Chinese chu'an fa
- Hapkido / Aikido
- Judo / Jujitsu
Grandmaster Kim Soo is Founder of the Chayon-Ryu Martial Arts System. He began his martial arts training as a child in Korea. Since earning his B.A. degree in Russian Languages and Literature, Grandmaster Kim founded the Takkyun Kwon-Beop club at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies and the Korean Taekwon Academy in Seoul, Korea. He also served as the first Korean correspondent for BLACK BELT MAGAZINE and authored three best-selling books. In 1968 he moved to Houston, Texas and began teaching at both Rice University and the University of Houston. In 2010 he moved back to Korea to fulfill a lifelong dream of sharing his knowledge and teaching skills with his fellow countrymen.
Grandmaster Kim Soo is available for private and group lessons.
Please contact him for more information.