Krav Maga


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Krav Maga

(krævˈmæɡə)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a form of exercise based on unarmed combat movements developed by the Israeli armed forces
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He teaches self defense and krav maga classes at Personal Mastery Martial Arts and regularly offers free courses to the members of the community.
"While most soldiers in the Egoz combat unit are doing exhausting Krav Maga (hand-to-hand combat) exercises, learning camouflage techniques and navigating morning to night, six of their friends are taking part in something completely different," the IDF website reported.
New Delhi, Jan.10 (ANI): Under constant threat of terrorism and urban street crime, all military forces, security and law enforcement agencies, youngsters of India are opting for 'Krav Maga, an Israeli system of self-defence and combat tactics.
Determined to keep her children safe, Gulshen took up Krav Maga - one of the most extreme self-defence systems which is used by the Israel Defence and Security Forces.
She currently holds multiple certifications in several disciplines, including Personal Training, Yoga, Pilates, Corrective Exercise, Thai Bodywork, Reiki, Trauma Recovery Yoga, Krav Maga, and Weight Loss.
Fitness buffs were treated to sessions in the Krav Maga defence system by Master Wijesiri, Zumba by Dharshan, and the team from Colombo Night Run kept the spirit of running high.
Avi Abraham, an Israeli martial arts expert who teaches Krav Maga, the Israeli hand-to-hand combat technique, has taught self-defense courses to groups at more than 20 synagogues in the New York City area.
Josh Slater is also a Krav Maga practitioner, an accomplished combat shooter and a veteran combat medic with substantial experience treating gunshot wounds.
Andrew Levy, at self-defence group Maccabi Krav Maga, said: "We now teach over 100 adults and children every week and we've had some students who've defended themselves against violent attacks."
Activities included were a Krav Maga crash course, as well as a defensive driving lesson held by FlatOut Race Series.