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Cen. Grandmaster Chong S. Kim, Rt. Master Steve Petermann
Lt. Mr. Chris Noelck

 Chris Noelck started studying marital arts in 1991. In 1995 he began training in Jang Mu Hapkido under now current 7th Dan Black Belt and Vice President of the Jang Mu Hapkido Association, Master Steve Petermann in San Dimas, California. Mr. Noelck currently holds the rank of 4th Dan Black Belt and is a licenced instructor (Lic. #36) in Jang Mu Hapkido under Grand Master Chong Sung Kim 9th Dan, who has been training in Hapkido for nearly 60 years. In addition Mr. Noelck prior to moving to Houston was co-owner of the Kim's Hapkido San Dimas school and to this day is Master Petermann's #1 Black Belt.

In 1997 Chris Noelck began to study Kendo which lead to an interest in Iaido. In 1998 he started weekly private training in Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iaido which lasted 4 1/2 years. In 2005 after 8 years of training Mr. Noelck started to teach Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iaido at the Kim's Hapkido San Dimas school until his move to Houston in 2007.

Chris Noelck also has briefly trained in such arts as Judo (6 Months), Tae Kwon Do (2 1/2 Years) and Kendo (2 1/2 Years). He currently trains in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at the Houston BJJ Club under Professor Art Alvarado.

West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido
West Houston Katy Texas Hapkido Hap Ki Do Jang Mu Jang Moo Chong S. Kim Chong Sung Kim Iaido Iaijutsu Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu MJERI
Aikijujutsu Aiki-Jujutsu Daito Dai-to Takeda Sogaku Tameshigiri Chris Noelck Hapkido Iaido Iaijutsu Hap Ki Do Korean Karate Karate Karate
Grandmaster Samurai Budo Katana Shinken Bokken Bokuto Circle Water Ki Harmony Coordinate Houston Houston Houston Hapkido Hapkido