What I learned in Argentina about Krav Maga Global

In November of 2014 I traveled to Argentina to teach a Krav Maga Global (KMG) Instructor Course. What I found there was very spectacular and it has changed my views forever. First, I want to tell you about the USA and how KMG seems to fit in. In the States, we tend to...

VIP Protection

This article is written by Eyal Yanilov the chief instructor of Krav Maga Global. He is Krav Maga. “VIP Protection is a clear contradiction of self-defense. If another person is being attacked and you wish to protect yourself, it is obvious that, in most cases,...

Pepper Spray – is it a good choice for self-defense?

The question of the day is whether or not pepper spray is a good option for self-defense. Well it is, and it also isn’t. Like any weapon used for self-defense, it needs to be used effectively. For example, if you keep your pepper spray in your purse, or in your glove...

Should I train if I am old, injured or overweight?

Today’s question is whether or not you should train if you have an injury, such as a hurt knee or a hurt back, or maybe you’re concerned about training because you are overweight or an older person. This is a common question I get almost on a daily basis both online,...
Why Every Kid in America Should Train Self Defense

Why Every Kid in America Should Train Self Defense

If I were the president of the United States my first order of business would be to start a mandatory self-defense policy at age 12. In the beginning, people would probably oppose this idea and want to rebel against it. But the long term the results would be...