Tom McGuire

Tom McGuire – Head Judo Instructor

  • Judo Rank of Nidan (2nd Degree Black Belt) From USA Judo
  • Certified Coach Under USA Judo and The United States Judo Association
  • Gracie Jiu Jitsu Purple Belt

Tournament Results

     National Championships

  • 2013 USA Judo Senior National Championships – Gold Masters 81kg
  • 2011 AAU Freestyle Judo National Championships – Gold Masters Lightweight
  • 2010 USA Judo Senior National Championships – Gold Masters 81kg
  • 2008 USA Judo Senior National Championships – Silver Masters 81kg

     Additional Tournament Results

  • 2007 East Coast Championships – Silver Mens Senior Elite 66kg
  • 2008 Liberty Bell Judo Classic – Gold Masters 73kg
  • 2010 Starret Cup – Gold Masters 73kg
  • 2011 Starret Cup – Gold Masters 73kg
  • 2012 Liberty Bell Classic – Gold Masters 73kg
  • 2012 Hudson Cup – Gold Masters Elite 81kg

Numerous PA State Championships Medals at The Senior Elite and Masters Division
Numerous PA State Open Championships Medals at The Senior Elite and Masters Division
Numerous Keystone State Games Medals at The Senior Elite and Masters Division

Personal Info

  • Born March 15th 1978
  • Active athlete since age 5 Starting in baseball and basketball
  • Started Tang Soo Do in 1992
  • Started Judo in 1997
  • Graduated from the University of Scranton in 2000 with a B.A. in Computer Information Systems
  • Married a wonderful Red Head, Rachel AKA Mrs. Sensei, on New Years Eve 2011
  • Rachel Graduated From Marywood University With a  Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology
  • The Wedding Party Consisted of 3 Scranton MMA Black Belts, 2 Brown Belts And a Very Talented Yellow Belt Ring Bearer