Biography

O Sensei Alexey Kunin

 ( 35th Generation Headmaster / Head Family of Daito Ryu Aikibudo ) - Founder and Head of AJJIF GLOBAL - the Largest Martial Arts organization in the World, with over 100 countries members Worldwide. With over 35 years in Martial Arts.
Dai Yokoyori Gunshi Saigo Ha Daito Ryu Aiki  Bujutsu ( Senior Military Adviser to the Military Commander of the Great Eastern Army ), given by GUNSHI DR. JOHN J. WILLIAMS of Saigo Ha Daito Ryu Aiki Bujutsu, 34th Generation Headmaster / Head Family of Daito Ryu Aikibudo.

Successor - Menkyo Kaiden ( License of Total Transmission ) of Denora Ha Daito Ryu Aiki Bujutsu, given by GUNSHI DR. JOHN J. WILLIAMS.
Menkyo Kaiden - Katabami Ryu Ju-Jitsu of Kagami Kusa Katabami Ju-Jitsu Clan, given by Grandmaster Kenta Tanemura of Kagami Kusa Katabami Ju-Jitsu Clan.

  • Headmaster / Head Family of Katabami Ju-Jitsu Clan given by Grandmaster Kenta Tanemura of Kagami Kusa Katabami Ju-Jitsu Clan
  • Headmaster / Youshinkai Nidai O-Iemoto of Denora Ha Daito Ryu Aiki Bujutsu, given by Grandmaster John Denora Head of Daito Aiki Jiu-Jitsu USA
  • Headmaster of WHCMA - World Headmasters Council of Martial Arts
  • Headmaster of Saigo Ha Daito Ryu Aiki Jiu-Jitsu Worldwide, given by GUNSHI DR. JOHN J. WILLIAMS of Saigo Ha Daito Ryu Aiki Bujutsu, 34th Generation Headmaster / Head Family Daito Ryu Aikibudo
  • Headmaster of Combat Ju-Jitsu Worldwide
  • Chairman of the IMAF-EURASIA Promotion Board
  • Chairman of the Russian Tai Jutsu Federation Promotion Board
  • President of Committee for Awarding Degrees and Titles of WTFSKF - World Traditional Fudokan Shotokan Karate Do Federation

Red Belt - 10 Dan Combat Ju-Jitsu, given by Hanshi Toney Raven

O-Sensei Kunin unbroken Successor-ship Documented Lineage going back over 1200 years old to Emperor Seiwa Tenno in 850 A.D. Connecting O-Sensei Alexey Kunin to Shogunated Military Art known as Saigo Ha Daito Ryu Aiki Rengokai. 


According by Traditional Japanese Protocol ( Great Eastern Military Traditional Protocol Structure ) O-Sensei Alexey Kunin ( Dai Yokoyori Gunshi Saigo Ha Daito Ryu Aiki  Bujutsu ) is the Highest Ranked Ju-Jitsu Grandmaster in the USA and the 2nd Highest Ranked Ju-Jitsu Grandmaster in the World outside of
Japan. 

During his Lifetime Achievements in Martial Arts he received Honorary International Rank recognition in many Martial Arts styles of:

  •     Honorary 10 Dan Combat Karate
  •     Honorary 10 Dan Aiki Jitsu
  •     Honorary 10 Dan Judo
  •     Honorary 10 Dan Fudokan - Shotokan Karate Do 

 For his outstanding support and dedication, contribution and development of Martial Arts Worldwide O-Sensei Alexey Kunin received many International Sports, Educational and Cultural Awards:

  • Presidential Sports Award from the President of United States George W. Bush
  • Prince Sports Award from the Prince of Saudi Arabia His Royal Highness Al-Montaser Bin Saud Al-Saud
  • Sports Veterans Award from the Italian National Olympic Committee ( CONI )
  • World Head of Family Sokeship Council Recognition Award
  • Prestigious World Medal Award from World Kobukan Federation
  • Italian National Education Sports Center ( CSEN ) Martial Arts Recognition under the Italian National Olympic Committee ( CONI )
  • Hall of Fame 2011 - Gold Life Award from the International Bushido Hall of Fame
  • Hall of Fame 2012 - Eurasian Hall of Fame Award and Gold Medal Award for Promoting & Developing Ju-Jitsu in Kazakhstan
  • Hall of Fame 2012 - Circle of Iron Award from Frank Dux Fellowship, given by Hanshi Frank W. Dux
  • Maltese Order, Knights of Malta - O.S.J. Awarded the Knighthood and the title of Sir. ( Knight Commander )
  • World Shidokan-Jitsu Association Award 2013 - Kuwait, for the Lifetime Work and Teaching & Development of Ju-Jitsu Worldwide
  • Cage Fighters Recognition Award 2013 - Kuwait, for the Lifetime Work, Outstanding Mentorship and Professionalism, Teaching Traditional Japanese Ju-Jitsu Worldwide
  • Letters Patent of Grand Councellor OSJ from His Royal Highness G. S. G. Prince Arnaldo Petrucci di Vacone e di Sienna
  • Gold Medal 2013 World Karate Championship at the Poland National Olympic Training Center from WTFSKF - World Traditional Fudokan Shotokan Karate Federation for the Lifetime Work and Outstanding Achievement of Development, Teaching and Promoting Traditional Japanese Ju-Jitsu Worldwide

 Today O-Sensei Alexey Kunin is traveling all over the World. Teaching, lecturing and giving seminars on Japanese Ju-Jitsu. He made over 396 Ju-Jitsu educational video's that has been seen on YouTube all over the World. O-Sensei Kunin has been featured on the Japanese National TV and also on the National and International TV Programs and Shows in US, Europe, Caribbean, Mexico, Latin America, South America, Mauritius, Russia, Australia, Africa and Asia. Including International Newspapers and Magazines in Japan, US, Europe, Caribbean, Mexico, Latin America, South America, Mauritius, Russia, Australia, Africa and Asia. O-Sensei Alexey Kunin is a World leading expert and educator of Japanese Ju-Jitsu. His contribution to Martial Arts and development of Ju-Jitsu has been recognized all over the World.