Did he make you wait to find out if you passed? I'd go mad. LOL
I found that kind of more intensive (test prep) training was really fun. Sounds like you enjoyed it as well. We should train like that all the time.
Yes, he made me wait even the upper ranks wouldn,t tell me
but it was well worth it. I had to take a few days off my legs and lower back were killing me. 4th kyu here I come.