What a Black Belt Means to Me by Mark Cellini

Since receiving my Senior Black Belt 5 years ago the one thing I learned is to remind myself to reach for newer goals, bigger heights and motivate myself to becoming better. The motivation I have in becoming better every day also helps strengthens my passion to...

What a Black Belt Means to Me by Marquis Downing

Receiving my black belt from Amerikick has instilled priceless knowledge, invaluable discipline and irreplaceable leadership. The following essay will dive into these three points as it concludes with a summarization of what having a black belt means. Priceless...

What a Black Belt Means to Me by Cameron Penz

Over time we all learn new things. From learning a  new hobby, learning how to do the laundry, or learning a new subject in school, the possibilities are endless. What I’ve specifically learned since receiving my black belt were the character traits of perseverance...

What a Black Belt Means to Me by Gabriel Barquero

Black Belt to me means Dedication, Devotion, and Discipline. Dedication means that you work as hard as you can no matter the task, the time, or the place.  Devotion means that you strive and want to commit yourself to be able to work as hard as you can to achieve any...

What A Black Belt Means To Me by Bosco Cheung

There was once I saw a group of teenagers was hurting/bullying a little kid and saying hurtful words to him so I went there to break up the fight and protect the child and bring him to the parents. The parents comforted their kids and thanked me. That was one of the...

What A Black Belt Means To Me by Ashley Cheung

Getting a black belt is a big accomplishment. You put a lot of dedication into achieving This goal, for me, it took about 7 years. The Black belt means many things but what I look for in a black belt and try to be is, being a good leader, someone who is kind and...