Canton resident promoted to first-degree black belt at Hapkido at Adirondack Martial Arts of Brasher Falls
Friday, December 29, 2017 - 7:13 am

After five years of training, Bleuer, second from right, completed a test in front of a board of senior members, including Senior Master Robert Gray, Master Thomas Morrison, Mike Hornung, and Instructor Mark Williams.

BRASHER FALLS -- Jesse Bleuer of Canton was promoted to first-degree black belt in combat Hapkido at Adirondack Martial Arts of Brasher Falls.

Bleuer has been serving in the US Army for the past 6 years and is scheduled to deploy to Kuwait in the near future.

He recently graduated from SUNY Canton with a bachelor’s degree and works as a security officer at Saint Lawrence University.