About Sifu Tom
Sifu Tom has over 20 years experience in the martial arts. He has reached instructor level in four martial arts systems. He began his training in Okinawan Goju Ryu Karate under Sensei James Coker. He attained his black belt and then began training in various other martial arts. Sifu Tom has trained in Chinese Kempo Karate, Tai Chi Chuan, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. However, he found a home when he met Guro Eric Winfree, a Jun Fan/Jeet Kune Do instructor. Sifu Tom has trained with Guro Eric for over 10 years in Jun Fan/Jeet Kune Do, Combat Submission Grappling, and Kali. Guro Eric is a very open minded martial artist which is consistent with the beliefs of Sijo Bruce Lee. He encouraged Sifu Tom to explore other martial arts systems and appreciate their essence. While training with Guro Eric, Sifu Tom was exposed to the teachings of Tony Blauer. Sifu Tom decided to train with Blauer Tactical Systems and found the research very enlightening. Most recently Sifu Tom has been certified to teach Level 1 in Rince an Bhata Uisce Bheatha Doyle Clan Irish Stick Fighting He continues his training whenever possible.Sifu Tom has taught kids martial arts classes for Cicero Parks and Recreation for 13 years. He has also instructed Kid’s Kung Fu classes at Guro Eric's school, the Syracuse Martial Arts Academy. He has taught seminars in various locations and currently Sifu Tom owns and operates Synergistic Martial Arts in his hometown of Fulton, NY.
Sijo Bruce Lee-->Guro Dan Inosanto-->Guro Kevin Seaman-->Guro Eric Winfree-->Sifu Tom Moore
WE ARE LOCATED AT 357 STATE STREET, FULTON NY