Self-defense classes in New York City

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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
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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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 New York City, NY
  • 718-278-1962
  • Broadway (900 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 30th Avenue (2300 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 36th Avenue (2400 ft) BMT Astoria
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  • young men
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  • men
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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 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
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  • 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 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
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  • 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 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
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  • young men
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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
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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
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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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
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  • young men
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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
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  • 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
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2017.01.16
Self-defense at Radical MMA Club Radical MMA Club 2 Photo
235 West 29th Street New York City, NY 10029
  • 646-269-6597
  • 28th Street (600 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1100 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1300 ft) IND 8th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.02.07
MMA & Self-defense at Krystek School of Self Defense Krystek School of Self Defense 2 Photo

Jiu-Jitsu Modern Style: Self-Defense is one gift you can give a child that will last for life.

They are also taught defensive techniques drawn from various martial arts disciplines such as Muay Thai Kickboxing, Krav Maga, Wrestling, Judo and Jiu-Jitsu. This class is a Krystek original, developed from our unique expertise.

The age groups for this program are (6-9) & (9-14).

96-25 Linden Boulevard New York City, NY
  • 718-835-4330
  • Aqueduct Racetrack (1300 ft) IND Rockaway
  • Rockaway Boulevard (2500 ft) IND Fulton St
  • Aqueduct – North Conduit Avenue (2700 ft) IND Rockaway
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.11.20
Krav Maga & Self-defense at Krystek School of Self Defense Krystek School of Self Defense 2 Photo

Program — CT 707 Krav Maga.

Jack Johan Krystek — Judo 2nd degree Black Belt; Jiu-Jitsu Modern Style black Belt; Renzo Gracie BJJ Brown Belt. CT 707 Krav Maga instructor; TFW Training for warriors level 2 Instructor; USA JUDO regional Coach; RFLX Combat Wrestling instructor; Certified Israeli Self Defense, Ground Survival, Combat Fitness and Tactical Knife Fighting instructor. Currently training Muay Thai at Sitan Gym with legendary trainer Aziz Nahib and former Amateur world champion and current pro fighter Omar Ahmed. Training BJJ, MMA and submission grappling with Jose Zed Chierghini and Luciano Cristovam.

96-25 Linden Boulevard New York City, NY 10013
  • 718-835-4330
  • Aqueduct Racetrack (1300 ft) IND Rockaway
  • Rockaway Boulevard (2500 ft) IND Fulton St
  • Aqueduct – North Conduit Avenue (2700 ft) IND Rockaway
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.11.20
Self-defense at Omni Martial Arts Omni Martial Arts 1 Photo
35-08 Ditmars Boulevard New York City, NY
  • 718-726-0101
  • Ditmars Boulevard (900 ft) BMT Astoria
  • Astoria Boulevard – Hoyt Avenue (2900 ft) BMT Astoria
  • 30th Avenue (4500 ft) BMT Astoria
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.11.20
Self-defense at Williamsburg Mixed Martial Arts Academy Williamsburg Mixed Martial Arts Academy 2 Photo
42A Dobbin Street New York City, NY
  • 718-916-7492
  • Nassau Avenue (700 ft) IND Crosstown
  • Bedford Avenue (2500 ft) BMT Canarsie
  • Greenpoint Avenue (2800 ft) IND Crosstown
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2017.12.10
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
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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
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  • young men
  • young women
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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
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  • 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