Mark "Stan" Staniszewski is a 4th degree Judo black belt, a BJJ black belt under Joe Moreira and is Long Island's first dual black belt in the two disciplines. He was the first American to win the Pan Ams in Judo and BJJ and was inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame in 2010. Stan's one year old son, Jake, was recently diagnosed with a rare pediatric cancer. A benefit Judo seminar will be held at Stan's academy Combat Judo and BJJ in Massapequa with all proceeds going to the Staniszewski family. The Saturday April 6th event is open to both children and adults. US top ranked Judo players Hannah Martin, Nick Kossor, Brad Bolen, and Tony Sangimino will be instructing and all skill levels are encouraged to come down and participate.

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