Welcome to the official website for learning Krav Maga in Victorville CA. We specialize in teaching people, just like you, how to defend themselves. Our goal is to help you develop the skills necessary to effectively defend yourself in a relatively short period of time, regardless of your age, size or athletic ability. The Krav Maga training methods we use have been proven so effective that law enforcement, elite military units and security specialists have integrated Krav Maga training methodology into their own training programs. For this reason Krav Maga is considered one of the best systems for self defense in the world.
Now you can learn this effective method of self defense right here in the High Desert from a qualified instructor trained and certified in Israel. In our Krav Maga classes you will learn battle tested techniques that will provide you with an effective way to defend yourself and protect your loved ones. In addition, you will also get into the best shape of your life. Krav Maga is a great workout where you challenge your limitations and redefine your level of fitness. Most of all, Krav Maga training is fun. We invite you to experience for yourself what it’s like to learn the most effective method of self defense while losing unwanted pounds and having fun at the same time.
While other schools in Victorville, Hesperia, and Apple Valley may claim to teach Krav Maga we are the only school certified to teach Krav Maga in the High Desert. Because Krav Maga has been recently featured on the History Channel and the Military Discovery Channel many instructors in the High Desert area, are attempting to cash in on Krav Maga’s popularity. These instructors claim to have received specialized military training and certification in Krav Maga, however, when asked cannot provide any proof to support their claims. You should know that any authentic instructor of Krav Maga will be able to provide upon request, supporting documentation of their training and will be recognized by an official Krav Maga organization. Before enrolling in any Krav Maga program take the time to research the instructor and their Krav Maga qualifications. A legitimate Krav Maga instructor will be able to provide proof of their qualifications in the form of certificates, photos, affiliation with official organizations, testimonials, and letters of recommendations. If you are looking for authentic instruction in Krav Maga be sure to check if the instructor has trained in Israel, and if so, with who and where.
Our head instructor, Ryan Spink, is a 2nd Degree Black Belt in Krav Maga and was awarded the "Krav Maga Instructor of the Year Award" in 2014 by the Martial Arts Hall of Fame. He has trained and was certified in Israel by the International Krav Maga Association IKMA, the first and oldest Krav Maga association in the world. It is also the only Krav Maga organization officially recognized by the Israeli government. Furthermore our location, Cobra Kai Gym, is the only mixed martial arts academy registered in the High Desert to teach Krav Maga.