Ethan Comer, a third degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do, recently participated in the Universal Martial Arts Championships at Lancaster, S.C. Comer placed 1st in Musical Weapons, demonstrating a double-nunchucks routine to the song “Let It Rock”. He earned two 2nd place awards, one in Traditional Weapons using wooden nunchucks and one in Korean Traditional Forms. Comer also competed at The Grand Slam Open Martial Arts Championships in Rustburg, Va., where he earned 1st place in Musical Weapons, completing a double-nunchucks routine to the song “Dynamite”. In Traditional Weapons, Comer placed 1st using wooded nunchucks. He also earned two 2nd place awards, one in Traditional Forms and one in the weapons category, showcasing a routine with the sword. Both tournaments are endorsed by the National Blackbelt League, allowing Comer to gather points in hope of earning an invitation to the World Championships.