Self-defense classes in New York City

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Women's Self-defense at Gotham Jiu Jitsu in Lower Manhattan Gotham Jiu Jitsu in Lower Manhattan
97 Reade Street
New York City, NY
646-284-1461
  • Chambers Street (300 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Chambers Street (500 ft) IND 8th Av
  • City Hall (900 ft) BMT Broadway
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Women's Self-defense at Gotham Jiu Jitsu in Midtown Gotham Jiu Jitsu in Midtown
1 West 22nd Street
New York City, NY
646-284-1461
  • 23rd Street (300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 23rd Street (900 ft) IND 6th Av
  • 23rd Street (1200 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Krav Maga & Self-defense at Krav Maga Institute - Financial District Krav Maga Institute - Financial District 1 Video

Programs:

  • Krav Maga Self Defense & Fighting Skills;
  • Woman’s Self Defense;
  • Kids Self Defense;
  • C.3 Program (Combat Skills, Conditioning and Cardio) is the Krav Maga Fitness System and part of KMI's S.P.E.C. program (which stands for Specialized Physical Education Course) - strength and fitness program.
25 Park Place
New York City, NY 10007
347-587-8550
  • Park Place (100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Chambers Street (300 ft) IND 8th Av
  • World Trade Center (400 ft) IND 8th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Krav Maga & Self-defense at Krav Maga Institute - Midtown West Krav Maga Institute - Midtown West 1 Video

Programs:

  • Krav Maga Self Defense & Fighting Skills;
  • Woman’s Self Defense;
  • Kids Self Defense.
500 8th Avenue
New York City, NY 10007
917-720-3710
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (300 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1600 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Krav Maga & Self-defense at Krav Maga Institute - SoHo/Tribeca Krav Maga Institute - SoHo/Tribeca 1 Video

Programs:

  • Krav Maga Self Defense & Fighting Skills;
  • Woman’s Self Defense;
  • Kids Self Defense;
  • C.3 Program (Combat Skills, Conditioning and Cardio) is the Krav Maga Fitness System and part of KMI's S.P.E.C. program (which stands for Specialized Physical Education Course) - strength and fitness program.
52 Walker Street
New York City, NY 10013
646-583-0751
  • Canal Street (400 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (800 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Canal Street (800 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Krav Maga & Self-defense at Krav Maga Institute - TriBeCa (KMI HQ) Krav Maga Institute - TriBeCa (KMI HQ) 1 Video

Programs:

  • KMI Induction — This is an intro to Krav Maga and S.P.E.C. (C2) seminar (your first class).

  • Krav Maga Self Defense & Fighting Skills;
  • Woman’s Self Defense;
  • Kids Self Defense.
105-107 Chambers Street
New York City, NY 10013
917-720-3315
  • Chambers Street (400 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Chambers Street (400 ft) IND 8th Av
  • City Hall (700 ft) BMT Broadway
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Krav Maga & Self-defense at Krav Maga Institute - Upper West Side Krav Maga Institute - Upper West Side 1 Video

Programs:

  • Krav Maga Self Defense & Fighting Skills;
  • Woman’s Self Defense;
  • Kids Self Defense.
48 West 68th Street
New York City, NY
347-851-7633
  • 66th Street – Lincoln Center (800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 72nd Street (1000 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 72nd Street (1700 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.01.11
Krav Maga at New York Combat Sambo New York Combat Sambo 3 Photo

Paul Varacchi — Combat Sambo/Krav Maga Coach. Paul is a SAG-AFTRA Stunt Performer and certified Krav Maga Instructor; the only American certified by Professor Itay Gil of Protect Israeli Security Systems and the Director-in-Charge of Intelligence, Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security Studies at Hebrew University. Paul is the owner and head instructor of Flow Krav Maga, Assistant Combat Sambo Instructor at NY Combat Sambo and a Certified Freestyle Sambo Official. Paul is also a graduate of Douglas Crosby’s Fighting for Film workshop and has a life-long love of movies and stunts.

225 West 36th Street
New York City, NY
917-617-5650
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (800 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (900 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1200 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.12.17
Self-defense at New York Seibukan New York Seibukan 1 Photo

Children's Introduction to Martial Arts & Self-defense for kids 5 & 6 year olds & women.

103-12 Metropolitan Avenue
New York City, NY
718-268-9300
  • Forest Hills – 71st Avenue (4500 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
  • 75th Avenue (4500 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
  • Kew Gardens – Union Turnpike (1 ml) IND Queens Boulevard
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.12.17
Pekiti Tirsia Kali at Five Points Academy Five Points Academy 13 Photo
148 Lafayette Street
New York City, NY
212-226-4474
  • Canal Street (300 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Canal Street (500 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (500 ft) BMT Nassau St
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.15
Jiu-Jitsu and Self-defense at Mausa Health & Fitness Center Mausa Health & Fitness Center 1 Photo

Programs:

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu;
  • Urban Contemporary Ju-Jitsu.

Instructors:

  • Grand Master Bill McCloud — Head Instructor at MAUSA Health & Fitness Center. He now holds Master and Professor Ranks in Sanuces-Ryu (10th degree), Kumite-Ryu Ju-Jitsu (7th degree), Vee-Jitsu Ryu/Vee Jitsu Te systems (4th degree) and Shodan rank in Aikido. The other arts that he has studied are Seven Star Mantis, Southern Mantis, as well as some other styles of Kung-Fu under Sijo Mutakkabir;
  • Professor Roland Stephens — He began his mProfessor Roland Stephensartial arts training in 1973 under Sensei Walter Hallet of the Diamond Mind Dojo in Brooklyn, NY. He is the senior student of multiple Black Belt Hall of Fame member Grandmaster Bill McCloud and holds a 7th Degree Blackbelt in Vee Jitsu Ryu/Vee Jitsu Te Jujitsu, Sanuces Ryu Jujitsu and Kumite Ryu Jujitsu;
  • Shihan Damian McCleod — Damian McCleod began his training in 1993 at When Worlds Collide dojo in Brooklyn. He is a senior student of Grandmaster Bill McCloud, one of Doctor Moses Powell’s first generation students and multiple Black Belt Hall of Fame member. His rank is Roku Dan (6th Degree Blackbelt) in Vee Jitsu Ryu/Vee Jitsu Te Jujitsu, Sanuces Ryu Jujitsu and Kumite Ryu Jujitsu. Damian is currently pursuing his master’s degree in acupuncture at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in NY;
  • Shihan Reggie Ayers — He is a senior black belt instructor at MAUSA Health & Fitness Center. Under Grand Master Bill Mcloud, he was introduced to the system of Sanuces-Ryu Ju-Jitsu by Shihan Forever McNally whom he grew up with In Red Hook. Not only was he able to train under Master McCloud, he also had the opportunity to train with Grand Master Anthony Muhammad and Soke “LiL” John Davis. Reggie also practices Yoga, which complements his ju-jitsu training. Reggie is graduate in Massage Therapy at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine;
  • Sensei Ron Skinner — Sensei Ron earned a B.B.A in Accounting from Iona College in Westchester New York. Ron eventually returned to train in Urban Contemporary Jujitsu under Grand Master Bill for the past 12 years. As an instructor, Sensei Ron varies his teaching approach to keep it exciting while focusing on the fundamentals;
  • Hector Gonzalez — Once Hector received his purple belt he began to teach classes in Brooklyn NY. He became extremely dedicated to the Gentle Art and was able to achieve his Black Belt in July of 2009. He has been training for approximately 12 years and continues to train at the Renzo Gracie Academy, NYC.
759 Washington Avenue
New York City, NY
718-210-3190
  • Eastern Parkway – Brooklyn Museum (900 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
  • Park Place (1400 ft) BMT Franklin Av
  • Botanic Garden (1700 ft) BMT Franklin Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.15
Jeet Kune Do at NY Martial Arts Academy In Astoria NY Martial Arts Academy In Astoria

Bruce Lee named the cutting edge martial art training process he developed "Jeet Kune Do". This training process forms the foundation of what we teach at NY Martial Arts Academy.

The technical aspect of the classes includes elements from muay thai, boxing, jiujitsu and kickboxing. Elbows and knees are prevalent in muay thai but are also a part of Jeet Kune Do. Bruce Lee studied boxing and fencing when developing his art. We borrow certain elements from jiujitsu when addressing self defense situations on the ground.

Childrens Martial Arts classes are focused on teaching:

  • Self-Discipline;
  • Inner Strength;
  • Mental Focus;
  • Self Confidence.
25-06 Broadway
7th Floor
New York City, NY 10018
718-278-1962
  • Broadway (900 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 30th Avenue (2300 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 36th Avenue (2400 ft) BMT Astoria
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
Jeet Kune Do at NY Martial Arts Academy In Brooklyn NY Martial Arts Academy In Brooklyn

Bruce Lee named the cutting edge martial art training process he developed "Jeet Kune Do". This training process forms the foundation of what we teach at NY Martial Arts Academy.

The technical aspect of the classes includes elements from muay thai, boxing, jiujitsu and kickboxing. Elbows and knees are prevalent in muay thai but are also a part of Jeet Kune Do. Bruce Lee studied boxing and fencing when developing his art. We borrow certain elements from jiujitsu when addressing self defense situations on the ground.

Childrens Martial Arts classes are focused on teaching:

  • Self-Discipline;
  • Inner Strength;
  • Mental Focus;
  • Self Confidence.
184 North 8th Street
7th Floor
New York City, NY 11211
347-721-3288
  • Bedford Avenue (200 ft) BMT Canarsie
  • Lorimer Street (2200 ft) BMT Canarsie
  • Metropolitan Avenue (2300 ft) IND Crosstown
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
Jeet Kune Do at NY Martial Arts Academy In Manhattan NY Martial Arts Academy In Manhattan

Bruce Lee named the cutting edge martial art training process he developed "Jeet Kune Do". This training process forms the foundation of what we teach at NY Martial Arts Academy.

The technical aspect of the classes includes elements from muay thai, boxing, jiujitsu and kickboxing. Elbows and knees are prevalent in muay thai but are also a part of Jeet Kune Do. Bruce Lee studied boxing and fencing when developing his art. We borrow certain elements from jiujitsu when addressing self defense situations on the ground.

Childrens Martial Arts classes are focused on teaching:

  • Self-Discipline – the ability to do things without being told;
  • Inner Strength – the ability to trust themselves and say NO to peer pressure and drugs;
  • Mental Focus – the ability to perform well in school;
  • Self Confidence.
151 West 26th Street
7th Floor
New York City, NY 10029
718-281-1717
  • 28th Street (500 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 23rd Street (900 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 23rd Street (1100 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
Jeet Kune Do at NY Martial Arts Academy In Queens NY Martial Arts Academy In Queens

Bruce Lee named the cutting edge martial art training process he developed "Jeet Kune Do". This training process forms the foundation of what we teach at NY Martial Arts Academy.

The technical aspect of the classes includes elements from muay thai, boxing, jiujitsu and kickboxing. Elbows and knees are prevalent in muay thai but are also a part of Jeet Kune Do. Bruce Lee studied boxing and fencing when developing his art. We borrow certain elements from jiujitsu when addressing self defense situations on the ground.

Childrens Martial Arts classes are focused on teaching:

  • Self-Discipline;
  • Inner Strength;
  • Mental Focus;
  • Self Confidence.
253-08 Northern Boulevard
7th Floor
New York City, NY 11362
718-281-1717
  • Jamaica – 179th Street (4.8 ml) IND Queens Boulevard
  • Flushing – Main Street (5.1 ml) IRT Flushing
  • 169th Street (5.2 ml) IND Queens Boulevard
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
Krav Maga at B.B.X. Kickboxing Club B.B.X. Kickboxing Club 1 Photo

Master-instructor Vitale (7th Dan Black Belt) — He studied Krav Maga and various forms of martial arts all of his life. He has received his elite mixed martial arts education from the most well trained in the world of martial arts and has his certifications to stand firm by. Mr. Vitaly incorporates many forms of martial arts combined into Krav Maga and teaches the most crucial and effective fundementals of Krav Maga & Self-Defense at B.B.X. Kickboxing facility.

1300 Hylan Boulevard
New York City, NY
718-980-1600
  • Bay Ridge – 95th Street (3.2 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 86th Street (3.5 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 77th Street (3.9 ml) BMT 4th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.15
Krav Maga at Church Street Boxing Gym (Park Place) Church Street Boxing Gym (Park Place) 5 Photo 1 Video

Classes:

  • All levels;
  • Advanced.
25 Park Place
New York City, NY 10007
212-571-1333
  • Park Place (100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Chambers Street (300 ft) IND 8th Av
  • World Trade Center (400 ft) IND 8th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
Krav Maga at Church Street Boxing Gym (Walker Street) Church Street Boxing Gym (Walker Street)
52 Walker Street
New York City, NY 10013
212-343-2900
  • Canal Street (400 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (800 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Canal Street (800 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
Self-defense at Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Ralph Avenue) Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Ralph Avenue) 1 Photo
745 Ralph Avenue
New York City, NY
718-968-8592
  • Sutter Avenue – Rutland Road (300 ft) IRT New Lots
  • Saratoga Avenue (1900 ft) IRT New Lots
  • Crown Heights – Utica Avenue (3500 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.11
Kids Self-defense at Staten Island Muay Thai Club Staten Island Muay Thai Club 1 Photo

For kids 8-12 years old.

Instructor — Victor Espinoza.

4 Willow Avenue
New York City, NY
718-290-9299
  • Bay Ridge – 95th Street (2 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 86th Street (2.2 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 77th Street (2.4 ml) BMT 4th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.16