Wellington, FL March 10, 2016: Genbu-Kai Karate is proud to announce the advancement of another adult student, to the rank of Black Belt.

Ron Martin advanced to the rank of Karate Shodan Ho (preliminary 1st degree black belt). This initial level recognizes a student’s achievement and they are presented with a plain black belt, with no writing. Six months to a year later, students are awarded with their full black belt advancement, which includes a black belt with their name on one end, and the organization’s names embroidered on the other end, (in Japanese Kanji), this level also includes their menjo (certificate).

Martin has been practicing the art Karate, Kobudo (Okinawan Weapons), and Batto-Do (art of cutting w/katana), for the past five years.

Picture: L to R: Brent Bedwell, Sensei Keith Moore, Ron Martin.

Genbu-Kai Karate is conveniently located in the Wellington Market Place Mall, for more information on the classes, please call 561.804.1002 or visit our website at www.genbukaiflorida.com.