Instructors
Sabum (Master) Eric Madis
Eric Madis began martial arts study in 1963, and over the past five decades has trained in jujutsu, Goju-ryu karate (Master Frank Goody, American Budo College), judo (Northglenn Judo Club), aikido (Masters Gaku Homma and Bruce Bookman), ITF taekwondo (Master Nhumey Tropp), hapkido (Grandmaster J.R.West) and jujutsu-based self-defense (University of Illinois). He began tangsoodo, taekwondo and hapkido training in 1983 with Grandmaster Jung Kil Kim (MooDukKwan #123) and his assistants, Masters Jung Lee and Robert Davis, and began teaching while a student of GM Kim. He continued training in tangsoodo under Grandmaster Jae Joon Kim (MooDukKwan #38), from whom he earned 2nd degree black belt (MooDukKwan #15710), and over the decades has also trained with tangsoodo Masters Mike Shintaku, Eric Kim and Dennis McHenry. He holds black belts in tangsoodo and taekwondo and was awarded 5th degree black belt in tangsoodo in 2012 by the United States Korean Martial Arts Federation. Mr. Madis has a B.A. in physiological psychology from the University of Illinois (1975), is a published martial arts historian and was awarded Martial Arts Writer of the Year from the International Ryukyu Karate Research Society in 2014. He has been senior instructor at TangSooDo MooJiHwe of Seattle since May 1992 and has promoted 11 individuals to black belt ranks.
Chokyo
Martin Ziontz
1st dan
Chokyo
Mark Edwards
1st dan
Chokyo
Natalie Burgos
1st dan
Kyosa
Gail Hammer
3rd dan
Kyosa
Joe Burgos
3rd dan
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