Ismir Jusko (Bosna i Hercegovina)

Ismir JuskoOustanding Contributions in the Martial Arts

The President of the Budo Federation of BiH and the President of the Commission for the awarding the Black Belts in Karate Associattion of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

School/Federation name: Mix Martial Arts Club  BUSHIDO-Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

School/Federation website:,,
Highest rank: 4. DAN-Jiu Jitsu, 4.DAN Karate

Award received:

The best Sportsperson of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2010 and a special prize for the Special Role and Contribution  in the Martial Arts Development and Education in State Anti-terrorist Unit by Ministry of Security


From 1994 to 2012 won many sports results both at European and at global level.  He is the coach of Karate and Jiu Jitsu athletes who continuously have been winning European and World medals. He is head couch of the best athletes in Bosnia and Herzegovina. In Bushido Martial Arts club wich is one of the largest Martial Art clubs in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the region and has about 300 members in the range of  5-55 years of age. He is the chief Martial Arts Instructor for the State Anti-terrorist Unit and also holding trainings to Bodyguard Teams, Prison Police, and Private Security Agencies.

In the period from 1991 to 1997 he was a member of a Special Police Unit of Bosnia and Herzegovina and from  1997 to 2008 and also  worked for the USA State Department as Chief Antiterrorist Team to the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo. Beside that, he in the organization of safety of many U.S. senators, congressmen,  
Besides working at the club and contribution to the work of these alliances, he is currently employed at the Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Agency for Police Support on the position of Chief of cabinet.