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A Krav Maga studio in Austin is creating a safe place to train for unsafe situations Texas Standard | By Jackie Ibarra At a small gym in North Austin, mixed in between the smells of sweat and the sounds of bags swinging, are people warming up. There are about 15 people[…]

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Let’s Nerd Out!

When I first started training in Krav, I probably went to anywhere between 5-15 classes a week. Sometimes more, sometimes less. I probably spent AT LEAST that many hours quietly nerding out about Krav after I got home from class. I read every article and watched every Youtube video I could get my hands on! I know I’m not the only Krav nerd here, so I’m sharing a few of my favorite Krav-nerd resources.  

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Krav Junior Lions Krav Maga Routines

Routines – Shifting Into A New Normal

The recent closures of schools and businesses are widespread and have led to major disruptions in the daily routines of families. Children are trying to adjust to doing school at home, and parents are now trying to balance their new work-from-home life with a new role – teacher to their children. To cope, it’s important for families to implement daily routines that incorporate school and work along with family time and hobbies.

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What is the OODA Loop?

The goal is to interrupt the attacker’s OODA loop as often as possible, forcing them to constantly re-observe and reorient themselves, all while you can take the actions you need to in order to escape safely.

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Krav Junior Self Defense for kids

Self Defense Training Saved This Child From Abduction

Last week, a father of one of our students shared an article with us about an attempted abduction with the following words, “I wanted to share the article below and also thank y’all for helping us teach R—- how to protect himself. I really like how Lions talks out different scenarios to the kids! I think that really helps the kids connect the dots if or when it happens in real life.”

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Mr. Paul’s thoughts on Krav Junior

A few weeks ago, I asked one of our Krav Junior instructors, Paul Besterman, to write up a little bit about what he thinks the purpose and value of Krav Junior is. I told him that I didn’t need anything formal… stream of consciousness was fine. I just wanted to get his thoughts on it. When I got his email a couple of weeks later, I was moved to tears.

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