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Krav Maga is Modern, Close Quarters Self-Defense

Krav Maga is roughly translated from Hebrew to mean “close quarter fighting.” It is a highly effective martial art that utilizes a combination of strikes, grapples, throws, locks and holds. Krav Maga originated from street fighting techniques of Jewish gangs defending themselves in the tough ghettos of Bratislav in the 1930s. Krav Maga was developed […]

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Krav Maga Training

At Tactical Martial Arts, Krav Maga classes are offered to students of all experience levels and backgrounds. Studying Martial Arts is a fun, effective, increasingly-popular way to stay in shape, increase focus and speed, make good friends, and learn to defend yourself. Chief Master Droege selects and trains our instructors to carry out the vision […]

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A Brief History of Krav Maga

Unlike most martial arts with ancient roots in Asia, Krav Maga does not have a long story to narrate as it was developed during the comparatively recent 1930s. It is based on self defense mechanisms in real world situations and can cause injury or even death to the attacker. Krav Maga, which means ‘contact combat’ […]

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