Always ask about the lineage - the succession of teachers who bring the art to you.
Sifu Sharif A. Bey (Yee Sa Fu)
Sifu Sharif is 4th generation from China's hero, Wong Fei Hung, and direct disciple of Grand Master Frank Yee. Sifu Sharif began his martial arts training at age 5, studying Tai Kwon Do and Wing Chun Kung Fu. In 1989 Sifu Bey met and began following Grandmaster Yee Chee Wai, and in 2000 became a disciple of Grandmaster Frank Yee. In 2000 Sifu Sharif began to teach in Syracuse, and the Syracuse branch was opened in 2004.