Sensei Fournier has established an alliance with Hanshi Jean Chalamon (Europe), Hanshi Rod Sanford and Kyoshi Louis Jemison (USA), all of the Kokusai Butoku Kai International Martial Arts Federation.
This alliance gives students an opportunity to travel and train abroad with some of O’Sensei Richard Kim’s top students over the years. It allows students an opportunity for international instruction and learning Martial Arts in the true spirit of O’Sensei Richard Kim. Encouraging the exchange of knowledge between students and instructors through hosting and promoting seminars, camps and social interaction.
Sensei Fournier was honoured with the title of Kyoshi by the Kokusai Butoku Kai in January 2008.
Sensei Fournier is the Canadian National Director of the Kokusai Butoku Kai International and is also the the President of the Kokusai Butoku Kai of Canada. Kyoshi Robbert Intveld of British Columbia along with Kris McGrath of New Brunswick, sit on the Canadian Board of Directors.
BUTO– Fighter, Warrior, Weapons (s)
KU– Virtue, morality