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Promotion Tests

Test I

January, 2020

Test III

January, 2020

January, 2020

Test II

January, 2020

Test IV

January, 2020

The promotion tests this month were held at the Green Mountain Campus.  The first test was led by Caleb Feagans, 2nd dan (Conifer Campus).  The second test was led by Cody Jacobson, 1st dan (Conifer Campus).  The third test was led by Amy Krupp, red belt (Conifer Campus).    he fourth test was led by Eric Evans, 3rd dan (Westminster Campus).  The fifth test was led by Shekina DeTienne, 2nd dan (Littleton).

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Westminster Campus

Aidan S. breaking at our CTI Teen October Promotion Test

Welcome new students: Alex Kirt, Cynthia Mosburg, Austin & Emma Premack, Carina DuLong, Carrie Booten, Tricia Miller, Cooper Newstrand, Cash & Mason Kortum, and Achilles Lunning.

We had a excellent CTI Lock-In on Jan 31st.  Thanks to everyone who took part.

CTI Black Belt Club Classes Wednesdays @ 5pm and M/W @ 8:30pm.

Alex S., Meradith B., Abbey B. and Grant E. have brought friends and family in for Friends and Family month!

Congratulations to these students on their recent testing in January and December:    

Brown Belt - Jordan Rutz              Purple Belts - Kayla Albrechtson and Ryann Beaver            Blue Belts - Keria Sherman and Brandon Kirt              Green Belts - Caiden Johnson and Grant Erickson           Orange Belts - Keaton Adams, Landon Adams            Yellow Belts - Angela Alires, Jonah Strankman and Caden Stephens

Littleton Campus

The Dahle Sisters at our 24th MSK Black Belt Symposium

The “Tiger” workout area was recently renovated by Ms. Detienne’s.  

Littleton student will be traveling to the Jeffco Schools Outdoor lab at Windy Peak on Thursday February 27th and Tuesday March 3.  We will be teaching and demonstrating CTI Taekwondo to over 200 6th graders and their teachers.

  • We had a fantastic CTI Lock-in on Jan 31st!

  • Welcome New Students:  Chad Engle, Carlos Ramirez, Grace Li, Theodore Jorgensen, Simha Gaddam, Jax Addis, Ryan Gauna, Lincoln Van Roekel, Maziah Sanchez, Ari Barrios, Elliott Myers

  • New Black Belt Club Members:  Lily Strickland, Ivy Strickland, Ahas Warapura, Kaylyn Mcewan, Nethica Suraweera, Candice Chandler, Patrick Stolle

  • Congratulations to this student on their recent testing in January and December:    

Purple Belt - Lydia Tan               Green Belts - Annabel McLane and Bruce Duong            Orange Belts - Aspen Swift, Maria Leitz, Rue Weerapura, Brechen Schubert, Lily Lloyd and Evelyn Vahle          Yellow Belt - Lana Valeruz 

Green Mountain Campus

Emily Green breaking on our October Promotion Test!

Look for the special Upper Belt Training Classes on selected Saturdays each month here at the Green Mountain Campus.  Black Belt Club and Masters Club Members train with our top instructors in CTI Power Taekwondo, CTI Masters Club and CTI LeAD Team!

Welcome New Students:  Joel Hall, Selah Hall, Dean Barrieau, Jake Wood, Joe Carroll, Emmet Dobling, Landon Sidley-Mercado, Liam Royer, Morgan Boehm, Shane Christianson, Stryder Martin, Victor Rodriguez, Ella Laird,  Karlie Alkire and Ken Kasch

Congratulations to these students on their recent testing in January and December:

Brown Belts - Henry Rumph, Alexis Chavez and Coco Dailey                 Purple Belts - Leto Ochsner and Rowan Lasater             Blue Belt - Amy Daly           Green Belts - Everett Lasater, Tristyn Cvanciger and  Paxton Barnett         Orange Belts -  Noelle Brown          Yellow Belts - Braxton DeMaria,  Elliott Tanner and Henry Lewis

New Black Belt Club Members:  Marley Powers, Alexis Chavez, Sabrina Jensen, Katie Minden

Golden Campus

Some younger students listening to testing comments from the CTI Judging Boardam.

  • Golden CTI Lock-In was a blast on January 31!  Look for the next one coming soon!
  • This is Friends and Family Month at the Golden Campus!

Ask about CTI Private Lessons with one of our instructors!

Welcome new students:   Aspen Koch, Brody Koch, Hazel Kobe, Dresden Coyle, Phoenix Adams and Raef Pettijohn

Congratulations to this students on their recent testing in January and December:

Red Belt - Darcy Stanton            Orange Belts - Seth McCallin, Garrett Thomson and Conor Thomson        Yellow Belts -  Jack Vedra, Jack Ranallo, Grant Shaver and Joseph Donatto Kendall

Conifer Campus

Mr. Scott flying kick-punch at our October CTI Promotion Test

We had the best  Friday Night Fun NIght on January 31!  Thanks everyone for coming!

Congratulations to these students on their recent testing in January and December: 

Brown Belts - Alex Hancey, Scott Hancey, Jen Hancey and Adriana Carreon              Purple Belts - Toby Palminteri, Khristin Paisley  and Rachel Wilcox            Blue Belt - Eli Eastment              Orange Belts - Ace Ashworth, Aria Martin, Lainey Dokter and London Martin            Yellow Belts - Isaak Antaneris and Hunter Brady

Welcome new Students to the Conifer Campus:  Zane Erwin, Caden Stamatis, Corbin Ehrler, Kenny Watt, Jasper Carpenter, Raleigh Dunlap, Jackson Dunlap, Sampson Hoffman, Carter Hoffman, Drae Lee, Kage Lee.Nieya MacDonald, Anthony LaMorte, Maragaret Wright, Joanna Eastment, Penny Lizzi,  Abby Coons and Crockett Dayberry.

New Class: Black Belt Club for Junior Students: Wednesday 6:45-7:30 pm.  See you instructor for details and approval.

Welcome Ace Ashworth, Brian Jensen and Annie Jensen, Scott Hancey, Karen and Adriana Carreon  to our CTI Black Belt Club!

Craig Campus

Mr. Walker and the black belts early in the morning at Expo XXXV

Congratulations to Mr. Jason Walker - 3rd dan Black Belt!  Mr. Walker is a chief instructor in Moo Sul Kwan and the American Martial Arts Sports and Education Association, both founded by Great Grandmaster Lee H. Park.  

After extensive testing by an AMASEA/ Moo Sul Kwan Board of Grandmaster and Master instructors at this year's Moo Sul Kwan Black Belt Symposium, Mr. Walker was promoted in front of over 500 competitors and spectators.

Alameda International

Alameda International is the newest school program taught by Grandmaster Merinda J. Sautel.   Students at Alameda have regular CTI Taekwondo classes two to three times a week, and currently there are thirty students training. 

Welcome to our new students:  Jose Baca, Athena Oldham, Bree Martinez Cano, Merric Walker, Victoria Vigil, Jaylynn Bartges, Elias Caamal, Sean Marrufo, Zarra Edwards, Jordyn Foster, Joon Kim, Miya Rodriguez, Jaiden Thach, Amelia Montoya, Jaycianna Narvaiz, Leylani Castillo, Christopher Vieyra Lopez, Ethan Czaja anf Madison Marti.

Grandmaster James M. Sautel, with Nathaniel McKernan, 3rd dan and Shekina DeTienne, 2nd dan came to instruct the students in Free Sparring this month!  Everyone did a fantastic job!  There will be another sparring seminar in February here at Alameda International!

Congratulations to these students who tested in December:

Yellow Belts - Anthony, Alex, Naomi, Susanna, Ethan, Calvin, Tobias, Gabby Jamila, Joie, Annie, Martin, Mariyah and Shayla


One of our newest school programs has is in its second year here at Bell Middle School!  Taught by Peyton Brauch, 3rd dan, it is an excellent class!

Come and join the fun and learning!  Contact Grandmaster John Sautel for more information. 

  • Jeffco Outdoor Lab - Feb. 27th, Mar. 3rd - we will be teaching some classes in Moo Sul Kwan Taekwondo!

Welcome to our newest student:  Abby Miller

Congratulations to tester in January:

Yellow Belts - Cheyenne Cervelli

Montessori Peaks Academy

This is our 16th year at Montessori Peaks Academy!

Check out our outstanding classes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays!

Congratulations to our student who recently tested in January and December:       

Orange Belt - Ariana Lamb            Yellow Belts - Ivo Paxti Hughes Michael Springstead, Jackson Fitch, Ella Eberhard and Own Eberhard

Red Rocks Elementary School

This is our 14th year at Red Rocks Elementary School

We performed a demonstration for the entire school!  Thanks to everyone who came and helped show the Red Rocks Elementary School Students what Moo Sul Kwan Taekwondo is all about!

Congratulations to our student who tested in January and December:

Orange Belts - John Keith and Teagan Holte           Yellow Belts - Franco Ramirez, Connor Burgin, Jack Johnson, Scarlett Turner and Kiljan Kanouff
Welcome new students:  

Welcome new students:  Avery Bowersox, Max Nordmann, Connor Burgin,  Franco Ramirez, Maya McDowell

Our Lady of Fatima

Classes are going strong!  Come and join the fun and learning!

Welcome New Students:  Christian Fleming, Julian Fleming, Lilli McNew, Oliver Knell, Charlie Zarglengo, Izta Garcia, Mia Brown, Elsa Langlois

Congratulations to this student from OLF who tested in December:

Yellow Belts - Mollie Dugan

For more information, contact Master Alice Meyung!

West Woods Elementary School

Master Albrechtson and Mr. Evans at a recent CTI Championships

There is already a large group of West Woods students in our CTI Taekwondo class!  If you are a student at West Woods, come and try out a class!

Welcome to our newest students:  Avers Engelmann and Elena & Klara Hrachova

Congratulations to our student who tested in January:

Yellow Belts - Addie Mills, Anurag Yalavarthy, Corbin Mills, Denton Maples, Jack Butler,  Landon Jackson, Landon Mills, Sriram Yalavarthy and Amalina Tarr

Westridge Elementary School

Classes are going on and are exciting wirh Mr. Tyler Murphy, 3rd dan!

Congratulations to this student who recently tested:            Yellow Belt - Evelyn Vahle and Aspen Smith

Sign up for classes today!  For more information on classes, contact:

Westridge Elementary School is in the same neighborhood as the Littleton Campus of the CTI!

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