Gary and Andrew are both fathers, husbands, neighbors, and busy business professionals. Watch the video bellow and see why they choose Tactical Fitness for Krav Maga:Read More
Ron Grobman, Instructor and Founder of Tactical Fitness in Austin, TX.
At the age of 16, Ron became the youngest certified Krav Maga instructor in the United States through Krav Maga Worldwide. He has since attained the rank of 1st sergeant in the Israeli military, served in the IDF Special Forces reconnaissance battalion as a sniper, been certified through International Krav Maga under Gabi Noah, and gained Krav Maga Trainer certification from the Wingate Institute in Israel. Ron was able to accomplish his goals though working with civilians, law enforcement agencies, and military personnel as a Krav Maga instructor.
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Video by @renanmaraujo
From our humble beginnings in early 2016, Tactical Fitness has been growing. We have strived to provide the best curriculum possible, an unparalleled level of instruction, and create a community of prepared citizens.
2018 will be a year of expansion, new partnerships, and amazing new courses for you! Our students.Read More
We are looking forward to training you in the coming year!
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When it comes to real world self-defense techniques and tactics, knowledge is power. If you understand the nature of the threat you’re facing you can formulate a practical defense — whether that’s compliance, fleeing or attacking. People who know little to nothing about firearms are at a severe disadvantage. If they’re assaulted by someone with a gun, they may well be too frightened or too ignorant to react properly.Read More
Over the past decade of teaching Krav Maga I have taught thousands of students, young, old, fit, out of shape, police, military, and civilian. Unfortunately, my most frustrating students have always been the ones coming with previous martial arts experience. This is not because of their inability to learn techniques, but their almost complete inability to change the way they move. The reason stems from the little differences that are apparent between different fighting systems or martial arts - one system may call it a good technique and the other a bad habit. I call it having a martial arts “accent.” Much like when learning a new language after the age of 12 and most likely having an accent in the new language you learn.Read More
During my service in the IDF my unit operated almost exclusively in complete darkness. Operating under the concealment of darkness gave us a huge tactical advantage, not only for the ability to surprise the enemy but also to ability to be concealed. Except in Security Ops, we seldomly used white lights. When in use we still had to understand the importance of staying concealed whenever possible. As a civilian, I adapted these tactics for the defensive shooting and self-defense world, since night vision and thermal optics are no longer readily available to me.Read More
Instagram seems to be filled with a lot of tactical ninjas featuring high speed close proximity shooting. I have partaken as well as it’s a lot of fun after all! The videos show people engaging threats with a pistol from the hip, with little to no distance, and in most cases with one or two strike beforehand. But do these ninjas and the people watching understand the context, the reality of the situation, or the biomechanics of it? Should the hands be used first or can the gun be drawn in time?Read More