2019 saw the first KBGD black belts. These are not easy to attain. They require hundreds of hours of practice and training. Further, they have to hone their understanding of the techniques by teaching. They also have to submit a thesis that will aid in the development of KBGD.
On the left Nicholas Cooke and on the right Damon Mckenzie
First ever KBGD black belts (kuro obi)
Well done! Nicholas and Damon congratulate each other