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Black Belt Excellence Martial Arts Academy is proud and honoured to be recognized as a Leader in our Community, a pioneer for martial arts in Kanata, and your #1 choice for martial arts family training.
- First-established and longest-running martial arts academy teaching Taekwon-Do in Kanata since 1988.
- Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal winners for our contributions to our community and country, 2012
- Mayor’s City Builder Award, 2012
- Diamond Winner, Reader’s Choice Awards, #1 Choice for Martial Arts School in Kanata, Kanata-Kourier-Standard, 2010, 2011
- Winner, the People’s Choice in Kanata for “Citizen of the Year”, Kanata Chamber of Commerce, 2007
- Winner, People’s Choice in Kanata for Family Business of the Year, Kanata Chamber of Commerce, 2006
- Recipient of the Sandra Ball Recognition Award for helping make the community a better and safer place for Kanata’s youth, 2005
- Recipient, Civic Appreciation Award (nominee for Brian Kilrea Award for Excellence in Coaching), City of Ottawa, 2006
- Recognized as one of Ottawa’s Top Forty Under 40 for his business achievements, professional expertise, and community involvement, 2007
- Winner, Good Corporate Citizen Award, Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre, 2006 (for Bully Busters program)