Hanshi Kisho Inoue was born on October 30, 1954 in Shizuoka City, Japan and began his Toshujutsu training whilst a child under his father, Master Gansho Inoue (1). When he reached elementary school, he furthered his training with his father also learning Taijutsu and Ryukyu Kobujutsu. He received the Menkyo Kaiden Hanshi in 1988 and in 1993, Hanshi Inoue was appointed as President of both Yuishinkai and Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozon Shinko Kai. Hanshi Inoue conducts workshops and seminars across the globe, including the USA, Canada, South Africa, Finland, Netherlands, Sweden, England, Russia and China.
(1) Gansho Inoue was Motokatsu Inoue's preferred Bujutsu name