Master McSweeney has a passion for teaching and has 30 years of teaching experience. He has been training in martial arts his entire life. He has competed and medaled in several state, national and even international competitions. He is currently a 6th degree black belt and holds rank in several styles of martial arts. He is a purple belt in brazilian jiu-jitsu under Master Carlos Machado, and continues training and learning under him and Professor Brad Scott. Master McSweeney is a loving husband and father. He is also a Christian and believes that God and faith should guide all our decisions.