Jerome commenced training at Arte Suave in 2016 under Anker Fuglsang.
He commenced teaching at Arte Suave in 2019. Jerome has a relaxed teaching style which focuses on the anatomical underpinnings of techniques, a product of working in healthcare for nearly 15 years. Jerome has a passion developing the confidence and skill of all members, regardless of their baseline attributes. He enjoys people presenting him with challenging questions and relishes helping students work on solutions.
His influences include the Mendes brothers, Rafael Lovato Jnr, Neil Melanson and Erik Paulson. Jerome teaches both Nogi and Gi. Jerome is currently a purple belt under Anker Fuglsang.
Queensland State Championships 2016 Novice Adult Gi Open Weight Silver
Queensland State Championships 2016 Novice Adult Nogi Open Weight Silver
Brisbane Championships 2016 Novice Masters Gi 94.3kg Bronze
South East Qld Championships 2017 Novice Gi 94.3kg Silver
Sunshine Coast Championships 2017 Novice Gi 88.3kg Silver
East Coast Championships 2017 Novice Adult Gi Silver 88.3kg Silver
East Coast Championships 2017 Novice Adult Nogi 85kg Silver