Butch’s Boxing & MMA has a New BJJ Professor.
Professor Mark Staniszewski
Judo: Black Belt (4th degree)
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: Black Belt (4th Degree)
BJJ Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie > Helio Gracie > Francisco Mansor > Joe Moreira
International medalist in Judo, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Submission Grappling and Wrestling.
Formally ranked on USA Judo’s elite top ten point list.
Formally #1 ranked Grappler in the US by the North American Grappling Association.
Martial Arts Hall of Fame (Most Outstanding Competitor).
First athlete to win Pan American Championships in both Judo and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
2009 World Masters Judo Championships Team USA Captain.
Medalist in both the Elite and Masters divisions at the 2009 USA Judo Nationals and World Team Trials.
2009 East Coast Judo Champion in both the Elite and Masters Divisions.
Formally awarded USA Judo’s Most Outstanding Masters Athlete.
Most notable technique: sode guruma jime (Ezekiel choke).