This past Saturday March 19th, 2011, United Studios of Self Defense held National Tests for Brown and Black Belt.  We are proud to say that 4 of our students received their ranks there.


Sean Gordon  – 1st Degree Brown

Leonick Tamba – DOUBLE PROMOTION – 2nd Degree Brown

Sensei Melanie Pokroy – 1st Degree Black Belt

Nan Jung Luh – 1st Degree Black – She trains at Irvine 1 with Master Jack Turner, but she is a friend of our family.

Also, here are the official pictures of the testers.  You can view more pictures in Facebook at United Studios of Self Defense Inc.

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