Group Fitness

Instructor : Tom Kao


Tom is a native to Albuquerque, New Mexico and began martial arts training in 1975. Tom is the Founder and President of the Karate Institute of Chinese Kenpo, Inc. located in Albuquerque and operating since 1994. He has been teaching Tai Chi Chuan at the Riverside location since June, 2001. Tom is also certified to teach Tai Chi Chuan and Cardio-KickBoxing.



Currently holds a 7th Degree Black Belt in Kenpo Karate

Obtained a 2nd Degree Black Belt in Derobio Escrima, a Filipino Martial Art

Holds Senior ranking in Hung Gar Kung Fu

Has taught Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan since 1986

Currently is CPR/AED Certified