Master Byrne has been a practioner of martial arts for over 25 years. He has trained in Kempo Karate, Tang Soo Do, Jow Gar, Baji Quan, Pigua Zhang, Bagua Zhang, Praying Manis, Xing Yi, and Tai Chi (Yang's and Chen's). He is also teaches Chi Gung (Qi Gong).
Master Byrne has a black belt in Tang Soo Do, a black sash in Jow Gar, is a Master in Baji Quan and Pigua Zhang, has a black sash in Bagua Zhang, and Tai Chi. Shifu Joe has been teaching martial arts for over 15 years. He is an inner door disciple of Grand Master Tony Yang.