SFMA Head Instructor
Master Michael Holmes
4th Degree Black Belt TKD
3rd Degree Black Belt Japanese JuJitsu
Certified Escrima Instructor
Nihon Certified in Muso Jikiden Hasigawa Eishin Ryu (Japanese Sword)
Sensei Mike started Martial Arts while at West Virginia University under Sensei Gene Thorner studying Shorin Ryu Karate. Once he moved to South Carolina he started training in Tae Kwon Do under Sensei Ed Tibor obtaining a 2nd Dan. After Sensei Tibor moved to Pa. Sensei Holmes continued training under Master Mike Wilson and Master Steven Clarke obtaining 3rd Dan in 2006 and in Feb. 2009 obtained his 4th Dan. He is Certified in Japanese Sword under Sensei Joe Morejon from Orlando, Fl. And is currently training in Philippine Combatives with Master Julius Melegrito from Bellevue, Nebraska.