The national tryouts held at Ottawa during the Victoria weekend May 15-17 witnessed the best of the best from across Canada. Connor Cyr (14) and Anna Cyr (19) of Blind River, both past winners at WKC 2013 in Italy reclaimed their spot by achieving the following: Connor took Gold in continuous sparring, Silver in forms, and Bronze in point sparring. Bronze in continuous sparring went to Anna and fourth in forms. Rebecca Mackay (15) of Elliot Lake placed Bronze in continuous sparring and fourth in forms. Dokmay Fraser of Cutler placed Bronze in traditional weapons. It was Dokmay and Rebecca's first time at the nationals and they are excited to do their country proud. "It was a pleasure to be a part of the student’s success" says Pierce who attended with the students.