Black Belt examination grading was held on Friday 28th and Saturday 29th July 2017 at Mgarr Karate Club, Mgarr where we have seen 23 athletes grading for Black Belt in various levels namely Shodan (1st Dan), Nidan (2nd Dan), Sandan (3rd Dan) and Yondan (4th Dan).
The Examining Board was made up of MKF Technical Director Sensei James Galea 6th Dan, MKF Chief Referee Sensei Anthony Zammit 6th Dan, Sensei Jason Edwards 5th Dan.
‘Physical and mental preparation as well as a high level of endurance is required to attain such level in Karate and we are very pleased with the results achieved today.’ These were the comments of Sensei James Galea , Technical Director of The Malta Karate Federation.
The successful candidates are:-
Sensei Karl Anastasi
Salvatore La Magna