Having committed almost 40 years of his life to the study of and refinement of the martial arts, Grandmaster Geoff J. Booth has achieved the rank of 9th degree Black Belt in Hapkido as well as being recognised and honoured with the Sin Moo Hapkido rank of 10th degree—Grandmaster Geoff looks upon this as honorary recognition from the founder of Hapkido DJN Ji Han Jae.

Grandmaster Geoff J. Booth is the highest ranked non–Korean Hapkidoist in Australia and is the Founder and Chief Instructor of the International Hapkido Alliance (IHA) and the Australian Hapkido Group (AHG).

Grandmaster Geoff has set a personal mission to pass on the traditional teachings of Hapkido with its emphasis on the overall development of each student’s mind, body and spirit. It is Grandmaster Geoff’s teaching method and structure of training that separates the International Hapkido Alliance from other Martial Arts Organisations.

The Grandmaster teaches and trains at his Dojang in Moorebank, NSW, Australia. Over the years Grandmaster Geoff J. Booth has been recognised for his many achievements.