Jarod TeixeiraJerod is a 2nd Dan Black Belt in the Bushi Ban Martial Arts System and is the Senior Instructor at Bushi Ban Seymour. He is also ranked as a Green Belt in Yaminni Ryu Kobudo as well as 3rd Stripe White Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Jerod began studying Martial Arts at the age of 4 and has spent 15 years in the Bushi Ban System. He attended Connecticut State Colleges and Universities with a major in Business Marketing. He was a recipient of the Bushi Ban Connecticut Nine Principles Award in 2015. He currently resides in his hometown of Seymour, Conn.