During the international martial arts competition held on 7 and 8 January 2017 in Montpellier, France, Dr. Tarik Mesli proudly represented Po Leung Kuk Ngan Po Ling College Hong Kong by performing an excellent technical demonstration of his style. The competition was organized by the French Federation of Karate and associated disciplines gathering together Japanese and Chinese martial arts experts, and from Southeast Asian (karate, kung fu, shaolin, wushu, penchak silat, kali escrima, etc.). After his performance, Dr. Tarik Mesli was congratulated and presented the grade of black belt 5th Dan Karate (Ninjutsu style) by two examiners who are the most senior experts from the World Karate Federation, Japanese master Hiroo Mochizuki (10th dan) and Frenchman Dominique Valera (9th Dan). The head organizer of the event, master Claude Pettinella (7th dan), finally handed over the certificate of black belt degree 5th dan of martial arts to Dr. Tarik Mesli.
Congratulations, Dr. Mesli!