Sensei Bobby Benner
Narragansett Bay Budokai was founded in 2011 by Sensei Bobby Benner. Sensei Bobby is a 4th Degree black belt with over 20 years of martial arts experience. His passion for improving physical fitness, mental discipline, and spiritual strength is apparent in every class he teaches. Sensei Bobby has been a positive influence in the lives of many. His ability to reach children and adults alike has earned him the reputation as one of the state's best.
Sensei Bobby has been involved with martial arts his entire life. In his youth, he was taught the fundamentals of Shorin-Ryu by highly respected instructors in the area. He believes in a principled approach to martial arts, that includes the development of personal character as well as physical strength. His focus on respect, confidence, righteousness, discipline, and vision has made him one of the most sought after martial arts instructors in South County.
Ben has been training in the martial art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for over 8 years and currently holds the rank of brown belt under BJJ black belt and mentor Danny Savery. Ben has experience instructing both adults and children at various Danny Savery NEU Brazilian Jiu Jitsu schools throughout Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts.