January 2020 Training

Limited training for January due to work commitments….. so this is your only chance to get along and make the most of it! Tuesday 14th January and Thursday 16th January. Cairns State High School Sport Complex (S Block) on Sheridan Street at 5.30pm. Beginners classes also being run. Make sure you have contacted Paul to […]


TRAINING DETAILS Before commencing training in the regular classes it is a requirement that new students attend an two introductory lessons (usually 1 hour each) covering Basic Combatives & Defences. Bookings are required. Students with previous Krav Maga experience (must be proven) are not required to undergo the basic combatives lesson/s. TUESDAY NIGHTS: Regular Classes […]

Krav Maga Cairns

At Krav Maga Cairns we teach you to fight and defend yourself, not to get belts. We are not a martial art or combat sport. We teach real self defence! Krav Maga is a self defence system based on simple principles and instinctive movements. It is designed to teach reality based self defense in the […]

What Is Krav Maga

Krav Maga is a modern and proven reality-based defensive tactics system for men and women which was developed by Imi Lichtenfeld. Based on simple principles and instinctive, natural movements of the human body, it is designed to teach practcal self-defence for the real world in the shortest possible time. Originally developed for the Israel Defense […]

Krav Maga Origin

Founder of Krav Maga, Imi Lichtenfeld Krav Maga was founded by Imi Lichtenfeld (1910-1998). From childhood, Imi fostered a love for, and, excelled at sports such as wrestling and boxing as well as several different martial arts. He and his family were forced to immigrate to Israel when anti-Semite riots broke out in his hometown. […]

Why You Should Train In Krav Maga

Gain the power to ensure your safety and confidence when faced with dangerous situations! Discover the simplicity and proven effectiveness of Krav Maga! Attacks happen when we least expect them, when we are most vulnerable, in areas congested with furniture and other objects, on uneven ground, in low light areas, in car parks and many […]

Classes – Womens Self Defence

Don’t become a victim! Discover how to fight back! The Personal Safety Survey (2006) provided data on Australian women’s lifetime experiences of violence (since the age of 15). In Australia: • 40% of all women have experienced violence since the age of 15. • 29% have experienced physical assault. • 17% have experienced sexual assault. […]

Krav Maga

Krav Maga (Contact Combat) is one of the quickest growing self defence systems world wide. It was originally developed for the Israeli Defence and Security forces and has since gained interest with civilians, celebrities, military and law enforcement personnel around the world. Based on simple principles and instinctive movements, Krav Maga is a modern day […]

How is Krav Maga different?

Most attacks do not occur in the comfort and regulated environment of a formal dojo or training hall. Krav Maga training is therefore predicated on the fact that attacks and life threatening situations can occur anywhere and in an instant. Attacks happen when we least expect them, when we are most vulnerable, in areas congested […]

What Will You Learn

Here are just some of the things that you will learn here at Krav Maga Cairns • The self confidence to identify, avoid and, if necessary neutralize an attack • How to function effectively under the stress and shock of a sudden attack • How to defend against a number of common attacks such as […]