Aaliyah Bentley of Ribblesdale School Center was the winner of The Masters of Martial Arts Rising Award while Karli Slater was named Student of the Year.

Aaliyah was chosen for her outstanding achievements in Home Counties, National and International competition while Karly was selected for her competition achievements – but also for achieving junior coach and continuing with her professional development by working with the four-to-seven year olds three time a week.

The students are pictured at the Master Class at the Centre of Excellence Black Belt Academy Oxford street Accrington.

Masters of Martial Arts are extremely proud of them both and looking towards a bright future for these two girls.

If you are interested in raising the confidence and self esteem of your child contact us at www.mma.uk.com.