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Strike First Fitness, Inc.
from 15 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Shynell W.
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Amazing! I've been training with Troy for almost 3 months and not only have weight loss goals, but im loving the self defense! Always on time and always bringing something new.

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Brandon Myers Taekwondo
from 14 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kristopher B.
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Brandon's training has provided me with not only weight-loss but an even higher boost of self esteem!

FitU Fitness & Nutrition
from 13 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Tonu S.
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David is a great guy and a really good instructor! I would recommend him to anyone that was looking to learn Krav maga or any self defense....

David Blake
from 10 reviews
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Katrina D.
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David is teaching my kids Krav Maga and they love it. I feel more comfortable with my kids learning from him to defend them self if need be, and I loved their confidence even after their first class. David is wonderful with children and feel blessed to of found him. Thank you David.

  • 8 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Arit E.
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I had the privilege of working with Practical Combat Applications for a number of years, as a PR and Communications consultant for the organization. PCA is composed of many Martial Arts instructors, with unique individualized skillsets. All of the instructors and Senseis are very competent and versed in various techniques and formats. PCA aggressively prepares a range of clients from corporate members and Law enforcement officers, to students and women who are interested in learning martial arts for survival. Instructor Hameed is very personable. I strongly recommend PCA for anyone seeking self-defense training.

Hybrid Athletic Systems
from 6 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Katie S.
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I will speak to the professionalism Da’Mon exhibits on a daily basis with his clients. He is not only passionate about our progress in the gym but also professionally as he has gotten certified in life coaching and mentors a group of us weekly on advancing our careers and lives. I watched him work with 60-100 people every morning at 5am for months and was amazed at the patience and attention to detail he displayed with everyone present. I have meet the majority of his current clients as we all get together for his birthday and one holiday each year. I am a life long client started with him in bootcamp a few years back where I lost 23lbs in 60 days and have been along for the ride ever since. I can’t say enough about the positive impact he has had on my fitness and professional journeys. I have more self confidence thanks to the body we have constructed over the years and professionally I have gone from intern to analyst to manger and on track for a director role.

Georgia Mountain Krav Maga
from 5 reviews
  • 7 years in business
J. C.
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The best reality based self defense company in North Georgia.

Cobb Martial Arts
from 3 reviews
  • 9 years in business
Jen C.
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Cobb Martial Arts is the perfect place to take your kids to learn karate and self defense. Nory Lugo is excellent with the kids. He explains things so it's easy for them to understand and he is very patient. All the kids love him. My son has been taking classes here for almost 1 year and we couldn't have found a better place. He has learned so much and has so much fun.

ACT Self Defense
from 2 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
David D.
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I took my 14 yr old daughter to her very first self-defense class and in a word "Outstanding!" The instruction she received was practical, effective and repeatable, which is exactly what you need. I would highly recommend this to any female 12+. You will come away knowing what you need to know to fend off any intruder who may be bigger and stronger. Be safe!!

Fist Of The North Star
from 2 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Reanay G.
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He's an outstanding teacher and there is no one else more qualified. He shocked me about it his age, but I can assure you he knows his stough and you will be satisfied. I almost didn't get anything, but he told me that you have to contact him directly at (347) 714-6738. Donte is very fun easy to get along with and he's an amazing martial artist. I wouldn't hire anyone else for this position. If you are looking for a class you must go to him. You can call or text this number at any time day or night and he will respond to you personally. Don't pass up such a golden opportunity at an amazing price. I recommend this to all who want to protect family and gain self discipline. You will be satisfied with the outcome.

Combat Self-Defense Academy
from 2 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Amy B.
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My sons went to the class (17 and 21) and they both enjoyed it very much. They thought what they learned was very "cool" and felt confident that they could get out of a tight situation if it ever came to that. Thanks

Lucas B.
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I started working with Master Steve 18 months ago, as an alternative to weightlifting--which I had done for years and wanted something new. I knew I would get in shape, but I was shocked by the dramatic changes in my body, especially in terms of muscle tone, loss of body fat and overall endurance. As an instructor, Master Steve is incredibly patient, encouraging and clearly has the experience in teaching to help each student improve in their skills. Ever though I started out as an alternative to the gym, I've really developed a passion for MMA--a passion clearly shared by Master Steve and I am actively working towards a black belt. What impresses me the most about TrasforMMAtion's program is that time is not wasted. Other martial arts schools I've looked at spend an inordinate amount of time on "conditioning" and very little on actual instruction and practicing of MMA techniques. After warming up, almost all the time is spent with Master Steve on acquiring and improving techniques, without any wasted time. I would recommend TransforMMAtion and Master Steve to anyone who wants to get in shape, feel more confident in self defense situations, or who would like to go beyond the basics to mastering the discipline.


I provide the upmost service there is when it comes to self defense. I will get you ready for whatever come in your way.


As a professional martial artist and jujitsu black belt, I specialize in self-defense and fitness training using martial arts as a base for all training. Customer service is a priority.


Thank you for your interest in training in one of the most exciting and well-rounded martial arts in the world! Hapkido Sun Moo Kwan translates to mean "School of Martial Serenity". Our philosophy is through diligent martial arts training we become a positive example for others to follow. I specialize in self-defense but also focus on overall fitness, weight loss, core, cardio, and strength.


My low rates, willingness to travel for individuals or groups, and the extreme quality of instruction and experience makes my services ideal and unique in the field of martial arts instruction and coaching.



We offer reality-based self-defense for real-world encounters, including women's self-defense, kids' self-defense, training for law enforcement (defensive tactics), gun, stick, knife, arresting, and controlling techniques. We offer improvised weapons, use of, and defense of these weapons. We also offer MMA training for fighters looking for an edge in the ring. We offer realistic self-defense skills, in 6 months.


Founded by your “ProtectorNista”, Lynnette Brown, DefendMED, LLC is the answer to learn Self-Defense Techniques. In this class you will learn simple techniques about self-awareness, self-confidence, internet etiquette, Bullying Prevention and more. This class is fun and empowering and is for the whole family! Special rates for our KICKS & COCKTAILS (Ladies night out) - "MOMMY & ME" and our PUNCHIN' LUNCHEON for corporate Seminars. We also specialize in "ON HER OWN" College Student Program - Classes start at $50.00.


My name is Serge, and l have belt in Judo (type of martial art discipline) back in my country. I love fitness and sports. I am willing to share some self-defense skills with your kids.


I offer self-defense and chi healing. I have 30 years of experience as a teacher of Chinese martial arts. I heal pain in two to three minutes using chi, no touching like arthritis and carpel tunnel stroke surgery. Check YouTube videos. Ninety-eight percent rate of pain leaves the body.

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Need a Self Defense Instructor

Atlanta, GA

  • Discipline
    Assault prevention (basic self defense)
  • Age
  • Skill level
    No experience
  • Details
    Mom & 2 teenage daughters (18 & 15). Hoping for a one-day workshop or short series of lessons.
  • $65
    Average price
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