Den Butler awarded 10th Dan

On 21st March Den together with Master Trevor Roberts 5th Dan and Sensei Tom Pottinger 3rd Dan travelled to Denton, Manchester where Grandmaster Den Butler was promoted to 10th Dan Ju Jitsu. This is the first 10th Dan to be awarded by Cobra Martial Arts, who have 50,000 plus members, Dens promotion was presented by Master Andrew Morrell, President of the CMAA.

On the same day Master Trevor Roberts was presented with his 6th Dan Ju Jitsu, this had been arranged by Den and came as a complete surprise to Trevor who had expected to get his certificate presented to him at the Melksham Dojo.