We captured some beautiful photographs of aspiring Black Belts training at StudioNia in Portland, Oregon this week. It's hard not to be inspired by such an incredible group. The Black Belt represents the highest level of mastery in a multi-level series taken for both personal enrichment and professional development. Read more about Nia Training here

The music is the first song of the newest routine called R1, which features choreography by Debbie Rosas Stewart, Helen Terry, Caroline Kohles and Kevin VerEecke.