Alexander (Alex Lee) Litvinenko is a Ukraine-born martial artist and action film actor, director, and stuntman. He holds black belts in multiple martial arts, and has competed in a variety of combat sports including kickboxing and Taekwondo.
In 2009 he was invited to attend to take part in a seminar for No Touch martial arts. He attended with an open mind, without malice.
The No Touch master wanted Alex to experience the power of no touch martial arts for himself. The pair kneeled facing each other. Then the master created an impenetrable chi ball between the pair, and invited Alex to punch him.
There are only a few absolute rules in martial arts, but one of them – and it is inviolable – is that if a No Touch martial arts master invites you to punch his face, you punch his face.
Somehow, perhaps he had a toe lifted up, Alex’s punch landed. In response, the master responded by slapping him repeatedly, in the manner of a little sister who just had her favorite Barbie drawn on with a pen