Neil, I am conducting a seminar in Brisbane this August (11-12). If you would like to attend, or meet, drop me a line. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be well and strong!
Additionally, for the record... Below were Gen. Retuinskih's teachers:
Aleksandr M. Krivorotov - the First Honoured Coach of Russia in Sambo (this is the highest award in sport in Russia)
Vladimir V. Volosov - Honoured Coach of Russia in Sambo (current Chairman of Sambo Academy in Kstovo)
Vladimir P. Guliaev - Honoured Coach of Bashkiria in Sambo
Uriu A. Shulik - Master of Sport in Sambo, Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences (current Professor of Krasnodar State Academy of Physical Culture)
G. Potoroka - Master of Sport in Sambo and Judo (deceased)
Aleksei A. Kadochnikov - Instructor of Hand-To-Hand Combat
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Thanks, but I have recently moved to Broome in Western Australia with work, so I am now 5000kms away from Brisbane.
I would like to meet/train at some stage, but it may have to wait until I visit the States, maybe in 2003.