Chuck Quick started studying Lotus under
Mahachanavong, the founder of Lotus, at the Mahachanavong School of
Lotus Self-Defense in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand when he lived there in
Chuck earned his black belt under Ajarn Precha. He later
married a Thai national named Lily, also a Lotus black belt, and the
two of them eventually moved to Spokane, Washington where they opened a Lotus school
called Washington Self-Defense School.
Chuck passed away in 1990, but not without
first helping to spread Lotus throughout the Northwest.