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Krav Maga is Modern, Close Quarters Self-Defense

Krav Maga is roughly translated from Hebrew to mean “contact combat.” 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 in […]

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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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Krav Maga

Attending a Krav Maga class at Empower Martial Arts is a serious way to stay in shape, keep focused and learn to defend yourself with defined practical concepts for beginners to the most advanced students under the guidance of a top-level course curriculum designed and incorporated by highly trained Krav Maga Instructors. With a top-notch […]

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