There is a misconception that as Krav Maga is considered lethal that is why it is not safe for the kids. However, this misconception is all wrong. Krav Maga techniques are not age specific and anybody can master the techniques. It is totally safe for the kids to learn and practice. Rather, Krav Maga has multitude of benefit for school going kids.
The major benefit of Krav Maga for school going children is the attainment of self-defense techniques. If the kids trained in Krav Maga the parents can have a peace of mind and heart that their kids is no more a prey to the people with ill intentions. The kids who are trained in Krav Maga are effectively trained to assess the situation, avoid the ad situation and if required neutralize the threat against them. Through Krav Maga training kids are made resilient enough to protect themselves when their parents are not around and deflect the situation.
Krav Maga is considered to be the deadliest form of martial arts. But in reality Krav Maga is not martial arts at all. Krav Maga is a self-defense system that was devised by Imi Lichtenfeld who was a Hungarian martial artist with a Jewish background. He formulated these techniques to defend himself and his community against fascists.
Later, these combat techniques became recognized by Israeli defense forces and Imi started to teach this to them. It was because of the extreme efficacy of its techniques that it got it fame in the civilians and common people and security forces began to learn the civilian version of Krav Maga. However, being the deadliest martial arts is not true because only the most advanced techniques are life threatening. The techniques taught as civilian self-defense are very effective yet not the deadliest.
With the prevailing conditions of COVID 19 the question of learning Krav Maga at home has more frequently been asked. The fitness enthusiasts ask whether they can train themselves Krav Maga techniques while they are staying at home and have an ample time to improve their fitness and boost immunity. And the clear cut answer to this question is YES. It is possible to teach yourself Krav Maga at home. But for the more detailed answer it is better to know the philosophy. Krav Maga was originally designed for the common people in real life scenarios. Its purpose is to defend oneself successfully with every mean possible. That is why Krav Maga is easier to comprehend by everyone.
Violence on the streets has been on the rising side and nobody is safe from the attacks. However, for women the conditions are much worse because they are an easier target not only on streets but pretty much anywhere. That is why it is essential for women to make themselves stronger and prepared for such situations. Assault conditions do not let you think and plan your moves. It is only your training that makes you ready for any undesired physical attack scenarios. Here are some basic self-defense moves that every women should practice.
Denis Watson is a Certification Level 3 Krav Maga instructor and brings the self defense training to you. Now serving Northern and Central New Jersey. Call 267-471-5331 to schedule training today.