A number of martial arts athletes took part in black belt testing at Mount Forest through Joe Kims Taekwondo and Phoenix Performance Centre June 9.
Nine candidates achieved new ranks after demonstrating techniques, poomsa, sparring, break and fitness conditioning.
Here is a list of the ranks achieved:
Brad Armstrong 3rd degree Black Belt
Patrick Reid 2nd Poom Black Belt
Victoria Topic 2nd Poom Black Belt
Nancy Smith 1st degree Black Belt
Pete Forsey 1st degree Black Belt
Remington Dosman 1st degree Black Belt
Tyson Brooks 1st Poom Black Belt
Damien Hirtle 1st Poom Black Belt
Avery Vallance 1st Poom Black Belt