Certified Budo Jiu-Jitsu Black Belts

New York:
Heath Macaluso
Michael Perez
Aaron Levine
Guy Croce
Shyla Macaluso
Jake Hoffmann
Timothy Ganuncio
Andrew Benskie
Peter Capria
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Heath Macaluso, Budo Jiu-Jitsu, Matt Arroyo, Marcelo Garcia, Mixed Martial Arts, Karate, Monticello, Minisink, Slate Hill, self-defense, Middletown, MMA
World Champion Marcelo Garcia, Sensei Macaluso and Matt Arroyo from Ultimate Fighter Season 6, training in Manhatten. 

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Find the Warrior within training under Sensei Macaluso

Budo Jiu-Jitsu Instructors - Otisville, NY

Sensei Heath Macaluso is the Head instructor who is a 4 Year Division One Wrestler, with a Black Belt in Budo Jiu-Jitsu, Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Matt Arroyo-Gracie Tampa South, and a 3rd Degree Black in Aikido under Robert MacEwen, Jr.  He is a Jiu-Jitsu Champion, and a competitive cage fighter, and has trained champions over the years.  He currently teaches an amazing Adult & Children's program with fighters competing throughout the Tri-State and New England areas. 

Heath Macaluso, Sensei, Budo Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, Orange County, NY, Middletown, Sullivan County, karate

 

Inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame January 2008

2014 Albany State Submission Grappling Champion 199lbs

2013 NAGA Battle At The Beach - Expert Champion 199lbs

2012 North American Grappling Champion.-NAGA Expert Champion

2012 Albany State Submission Grappling Champion 199lbs

2012 Battle At The Beach - Expert Champion 199lbs

2011 North American Grappler's Assoc. Expert Champion 199lbs

2011 NAGA Worlds Expert Champion 199lbs

2009 New England Championship Expert Champion – 189 lbs

2009 NAGA World Championship Silver Medalist

2008 NAGA Battle at the Beach Champion – 199 lbs

2006 Battle at the Boardwalk Cage Fighting Championships Silver Medalist

1990-94 Division 1 Wrestler - Wagner College 3 Year Team Captain


Aaron Levine, Budo Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, Mixed Martial Arts, Minisink Valley NY, Orange County NY, Middletown, NY, grappling, Wrestling, Heath MacalusoAaron Levine

Aaron Levine is a Mixed Martial Artist and a talented Submission Grappler.  He is a decorated Submission Grappler who has tapped and choked out some of the best.  He keeps the adult classes challenging  and leaving his students with a great sense of accomplishment. 

 


Jake Hoffmann, Middletown MMA, Mixed Martial Arts Training, Budo Jiu-Jitsu, brazilian Jiu jitsu, orange county ny, Muay Thai, Middletown, NY, Wrestling, Kick Boxing, Boxing, Middletown, NY, Otisville, NY, Minisink karate, cage fighting, self-defenseJake Hoffmann

Jake Hoffmann is one of Budo's Top fighters with a record of 2-0 in the Octagon.  He also holds several Expert Belts in Jiu-Jitsu competition. 
He continues to train and fight as well as instruct in the Otisville dojo.

 

 

 


Timmy Ganuncio, Middletown MMA, Mixed Martial Arts Training, Budo Jiu-Jitsu, brazilian Jiu jitsu, orange county ny, Muay Thai, Middletown, NY, Wrestling, Kick Boxing, Boxing, Middletown, NY, Otisville, NY, Minisink karate, cage fighting, self-defense
Tim Ganuncio

Sensei Ganuncio is one of our youngest black belts with proficiency in Submission Grappling.
He is one of our trusted counselors at our summer camps and continues to excel in jiu-jitsu tournaments and wrestling. He also helps instruct our children's classes.

 

 

 



Andrew Benskie, Budo Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, Monticello, martial arts, heath macaluso
Andrew Benskie

Sensei Benskie assists Sensei Macaluso is all kid class instruction and adult classes.  He is an excellent instructor with our kids programs starting at 3yrs of age and older. 

He is a certified Black Belt and competes at the Expert Level in Submission Grappling and Jiu-Jitsu. 

 

 



Peter Capria

Sensei Capria was promoted to Sho-Dan April 22nd, 2014.  He continues to compete and assist in our adult MMA classes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guy Croce is our senior student in the Otisville location.  Being a father of 4, he is great with kids and has helped kids and adults to reach their goals in the martial arts.
Guy continues to teach and compete.

 

 

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