Master Christopher D. Moore – Headmaster
Master Christopher D. Moore has been a student of martial arts nearly all of his life, with over forty-four years practicing and teaching Taekwondo and more than twenty-five years practicing Judo. In addition to Taekwondo and Judo, Master Moore has also studied Koseido Jui-Jitsu, Koseido-Ryu Karate-do and Kumdo. Master Moore currently holds the ranks of 7th Degree black belt, Childan, in Taekwondo and 5th Degree, Godan, black belt in Judo. Master Moore is also a lifelong strength athlete and is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association who integrates modern strength and conditioning methods with traditional martial arts training.
Full CV TKD Cert USJA Cert Beginning
Kyoshi Ronald Pardini
Kyoshi Ronald Pardini has been a practitioner of Judo for over fifty-eight years. Kyoshi Pardini is a thirteen time National Masters Judo Champion and is currently a 7th degree black belt. Kyoshi Pardini retired in 2013 after a forty-four year career as Chief of Police in Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania and is currently a member of the Upper St. Clair’s Township Council. Kyoshi Pardini teaches a master class for advanced Judoka at the Pittsburgh Sports Performance Center.
Master Timothy L. Moore JD
Master Timothy L. Moore began martial arts training at the age of six under his Father, Master Christopher D. Moore, and Grandmaster Kyu Ha Kim. Master Timothy L. Moore is currently a 4th Degree black belt in Taekwondo and is a practicing attorney.
Mr. Geoffery Malone
Mr. Malone has over thirty years experience in Taekwondo as student, teacher and decorated competitor. Mr. Malone is an eight time Pennsylvania State Taekwondo Championship Kyorugi finalist and has placed highly in a number of national level Taekwondo tournaments. Mr. Malone is currently ranked as a 2nd Degree black belt; he is a practicing physical therapist who brings his knowledge of anatomy and kinesiology to his approach to Taekwondo training.
Mr. Cooper Quigley – Assistant Taekwondo Instructor
Mr. Quigley is currently ranked 3rd Dan in Taekwondo; he has been a student of Master Christopher Moore for over ten years and is the assistant instructor of the children’s martial arts class.
** All instructors are black belt and are required to actively participate in classes and strive to improve their skill and depth of martial arts knowledge.
** Taekwondo instructor ranks are issued by the Kukkiwon; Judo instructor ranks are certified by the United States Judo Association and USA Judo, Inc.