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DeWitt Martial Arts students earn Black Belt ranks


DeWitt Martial Arts (DMA) recently conducted an intensive, two-day test for rank promotions. Chief Master Garrett DeWitt supervised the testing assisted by a panel of Black Belt-ranked instructors.

Students earning the prestigious DMA First Dahn Black Belt rank were Nicholas VanDerwerker and Jacob VanRisseghem. Second Dahn Black Belts include Peter Lindell and Jayme VanRisseghem. Earning the Fourth Dahn Black Belt and title of Master was Renee Taylor.

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