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  • Firearms & Self-Defense Training

    (1 reviews)

    Mid-Atlantic Firearms Training exists to provide proven safety and marksmanship training for everyone. From the beginning firearms owner to the advanced competitor, we have you covered. We specialize in defensive handgun training, and are certified by both the NRA and Maryland State Police. We also offer pepper spray classes for both civilian and security professionals. We offer certification for security companies, armored car drivers, private detectives, etc. We provide training in a friendly environment, and stress safety is our primary goal. We also offer 30-state concealed carry classes.

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  • Self Defense Classes

    I am a 2nd Dan blackbelt from Kenya national team. I have instructed Kenya Medical Training College self defense.

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  • Self-Defense Training

    I love to see people learn how to defend themselves. I work with men and women, and kids of any age are welcome!

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  • Self Defense Trainer

    I teach and train self defense. I pass my knowledge to my students. You will enjoy training with me, having fun while you train.Tae Kwon Do,Hapkido,Kenpo Karate,Rob Don Col Karate,Jiu-Jitsu,Kickboxing, You'll know how to defend yourself just after a few classes with my teachings.

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  • Self-Development, Self-Defense & Fitness Training

    Catonsville Seido Karate provides training for self-development, self-defense and physical fitness for adults, teens and children. Our instructor, Sensei Tom Swiss, is a fourth-degree black belt with over twenty-five years of experience in karate. Classes are held at the Catonsville Y -- just 20 minutes from downtown Baltimore, near UMBC and CCBC Catonsville. Our class size is small, so each student receives individual attention.

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  • Personal Training & Martial Arts Instruction

    I specialize in street combat and rape prevention. As well as Muay Thai. I offer Muay Thai kickboxing for sport and recreation, as well as a unique brand of fitness kickboxing that I created called Muay Thai burnout.

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  • Special Forces Training & Self Defense

    The PTK-SMF organization is the leader in special forces training. We are teaching everything from self defense to room-clearing tactics. We specialize in close-quarter weapons training and combat blade fighting.

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  • Martial Arts & Self-Defense Lessons

    I provide martial arts and self-defense group lessons, private lessons, private couples and private group lessons. Multiple disciplines are covered, from standing to striking, joint immobilization, throwing, ground grappling and submission. Lessons are put in easy to learn format allowing the practitioner to execute techniques with ease.

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  • Karate Instruction

    (7 reviews)

    Charm City Karate offers fun, exciting karate classes for kids and Kenpo self defense for adults taught by awesome Instructors. our convenient class schedule will allow you to train when it is right for you! Whatever YOU are looking for - self defense, fitness, stress relief, fun - you'll find it at Charm City Karate

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  • Mixed Martial Arts Classes

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    I teach Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, Hapkido, self-defense and pressure points at Jim Frederick's Kenpo Karate. We are located in the basement level of the Schaefer Building on the corner of Loch Raven Blvd. & Joppa Road in Towson, MD. The American Kenpo Karate classes have been taught at this location for the past 30+ years so there is a rich history and we are a landmark and cornerstone of the community. Come train at our school and learn from a highly-trained staff of black belts in multiple disciplines. Join our family and see what it is like to train with instructors who care about your personal development as a student, fighter, or instructor, rather than being focused on their own fame or self-needs. Several Master level instructors train and teach at this location and we have some of the best martial arts in the Baltimore County area. How can we accommodate your martial arts training needs?

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  • Personalized Martial Arts Training

    (5 reviews)

    Kung Fu, Tai Chi, Qigong, and Self-Defense classes. My lessons are tailored to each individual client, whether the focus is on practical applications, form, fitness, defense or discipline. I began studying different systems of martial arts beginning in 1997. I began studying Tien Shan Pai Kung Fu in 1997 and incorporated Tai Chi into my training in 2000. In 2001 I added 8 Animal Kung-Fu along with Wing Chun into my training curriculum. In 2004 I received my black sash in Tien Shan Pai Kung Fu. Bagua Zhang was added to my study of different arts in 2010. In 2013 I received my certified instructor certificate in Tien Shan Pai. Throughout my training I have picked up things from other arts and incorporated them into what I do because they have value. My training has been a constant collecting and refining of techniques and applications that are effective. I believe that everyone has the right to defend him or her self. My goal is to help those who choose to in whatever way I am able. Please ask any questions you might have. Best Regards, Jared

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  • Chaos Fighitng Tactics

    We specialize in JKD concepts, Silat, Kuntao, ground fighting, knife fighting and women's self-defense. KickBoxing

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  • Martial Arts Lessons

    I have a 4th-degree blackbelt in taekwondo and kalis silat kuntao. I teach both practical self-defense and martial arts training for health.

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  • Martial Arts

    Kanjizai Martial Arts is the premier school in the Towson, MD area for self-defense training. Our martial arts have been perfected, proven, and passed down through the generations because of their effectiveness in real-life scenarios. We accept students ages 4 to adult, and specialize in Ninjutsu and Ju-Jutsu training.

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  • Martial Arts Instructor

    Train from your home or train with me at my gym. I've trained in Taekwondo since I was ten years old. I've also trained in judo and Thai boxing. I'm certified World Taekwondo federation third Dan blackbelt. I am World Chang Moo Kwon certified also. I can train you for competition or for street self-defense. My style is great for both. I love training people of all ages and backgrounds. I love martial arts and love to motivate people. Please contact me if your serious about training!

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  • Martial Arts & Personal Training

    GAMA, located in Perry Hall, MD, offers classes in youth karate, youth Brazilian jiujitsu, adult Brazilian jiujitsu, women-only jiujiitsu and cardio kickboxing. Owner and head instructor, Greg Lew, offers private lessons in self-defense and Brazilian jiujitsu as well as personal training through his program,GAMA-Fit, a customized boot camp that utilizes fitness training mixed with professional martial arts training. Coach Greg's credentials are as follows: * San Shou black belt * Brazilian jiujitsu purple belt * Certified personal trainer through American Council on Exercise * First Aid/CPR certified

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  • Mixed Martial Arts Classes

    Located throughout the Baltimore area, Crazy 88 Mixed Martial Arts is one of the East Coast's most credentialed martial arts programs. We train all skill levels and all ages in the most effective and reliable martial arts systems in the world. Crazy 88 has been specializing in mixed martial arts, Brazilian jiujitsu, and Muay Thai kickboxing since 2005. Our award-winning training programs are the perfect fit for those seeking fitness, self-defense or competition or a combination of all three. Whether you want to just learn realistic martial arts or become the world's best, train at Crazy 88 alongside people with world-class credentials in an environment proven to produce real expertise.

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  • Boxing, MMA & Fitness Training

    Lights Out Gym is Howard County's premiere boxing and mixed martial arts training facility for people of all ages, genders, fitness levels, and boxing and MMA skill levels. Our state-of-the-art facility is designed for individuals who just want to get fit, learn self-defense, or compete at the amateur and professional level. Lights Out Gym has everything for everybody and a cost-effective solution when compared to other so-called "MMA or boxing gyms" in Maryland. Our gym offers the following for our members: * 4,800 Square Feet * Assortment of Heavy Bags * Five Speed Bags * Muai Thai Bags * Professional Boxing Ring * Plyometric Training Equipment * Spin Bikes * Weight Training Equipment * Elliptical Machines * Treadmills * Upright Exercise Bikes * Recumbent Exercise Bikes * Saunas * Reserved Free Parking We offer a wide variety of boot camps, strength and conditioning, sports performance, personal training, functional training and fight fitness. Please visit our website for more in-depth information and photos.

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  • Martial Arts & Fitness Services

    Cadet Martial Arts and Fitness offers a one-stop shop for all your fitness needs. Our academy teaches Tae Kwon Do beginner-to-advanced classes with an emphasis on self-defense. We provide the option of private or personal lessons. We also offer a range of activities from dance classes and kickboxing to yoga, just to name a few. All of these services are provided in our spacious studio where we offer a range of packages that can be tailored to match your unique schedule. -We currently are offering a special for the month of March: $30 gives you unlimited access to all fitness classes offered in March- That means Zumba, Fitness Kickboxing, Hot Hula Fitness & Yoga.

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  • Martial Arts Instruction

    The school of Traditional Wing Chun Baltimore has been established early 2010 due to the high demand of private lessons within Baltimore, Maryland. It was decided that a larger training area and more equipment was needed in order to provide the best quality of Traditional Wing Chun instruction. Even though group lessons are now being offered, it is my goal to provide and maintain the "private lessons" feeling by actively engaging each student in demonstrations, practice, and one-on-one instruction within the class. Wing Chun is a form of Chinese martial arts that specializes in practical and effective close quarters self-defense techniques. The style itself utilizes scientific approaches such as biomechanics, centerline theory, and angular deflections. This allows for anyone to become efficient and confident in their ability to defend themselves. Wing Chun is tailored to people who do not possess the "brute strength" as seen in most other martial arts systems, making it an ideal choice for woman and children.

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Mid - Atlantic Mixed Martial Arts

(7 reviews)

What do you love about your job?

I love teaching martial arts to my students to help them gain self-confidence, self-esteem, and self-control. I enjoy the independence of having the freedom to teach lessons from all of the arts I have trained in over the years as every art has something valuable to teach. Students' lives are changed as they make wiser choices in their daily living by being more focused.

What or who inspired you to start your own business?

I've been training in martial arts all my life and have taught in many locations all around the world. I was inspired to teach martial arts since 1986 and have been doing so ever since. Now, being a partner, at our own studio, I am free to teach my students what I want to teach them and this allows them true self-expression as the arts I teach are taught to fit each individual and not the individual to the art. I've seen many schools ran by partial artists and not martial artists so I felt it was about time I made my passion become a business.

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    Shaddock Mixed Martial Arts Academy

    (10 reviews)

    Choose this self defense training center if you want to learn practical self defense. Their programs will help you learn how to properly defend yourself in any situation.

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  • Karate Lessons

    Charm City Karate

    (7 reviews)

    Are you in need of professional private self defense lessons? Choose Charm City Karate. They teach effective karate self defense techniques.

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  • Mixed Martial Arts Classes

    Mid - Atlantic Mixed Martial Arts

    (7 reviews)

    Matt Graham is a skilled professional who teaches fighters, students and professionals the fundamentals of martial arts. He offers safe and detailed MMA, jui-jitsu, hapkido and karate classes.

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  • Personalized Selfdefense Classes

    Jared Johnson

    (5 reviews)

    There is no need to look for self defense schools if you can hire Jared Johnson who tailors martial arts training lessons for each student. He also handles kung fu, Qigong and tai chi sessions.

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  • Martial Arts Training

    Baltimore Martial Arts

    (4 reviews)

    Learn some of the best self defense techniques through the martial arts classes from Baltimore Martial Arts. They also offer quality fitness programs for clients in the Maryland area.

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  • Martial Arts Training

    Baltimore School of Self Defense, LLC

    (4 reviews)

    Looking for someone who is an expert in teaching self defense for women? Check out this company's effective self defense programs. Take advantage of their trial classes now.

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  • Self-Defense Instruction

    Maryland Kyusho Concepts LLC t/a MKC Karate

    (2 reviews)

    Maryland Kyusho Concepts LLC helps you enhance ability to protect yourself thorough self defense training that focus on solid fundamental biomechanics. They also use pressure point applications.

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  • Chinese Martial Arts & Self-Defense Instruction

    Heaven Mountain Gongfu & Taiji

    (2 reviews)

    Heaven Mountain Gongfu & Taiji offers kung fu self defense classes with discounts for active and retired military and law enforcement personnel. They also provide tai chi self defense lessons.

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  • Firearms & Self-Defense Training

    Mid-Atlantic Firearms Training

    (1 reviews)

    If you're yearning for self defense instructors who provide proven safety and marksmanship training for everyone, try this company. They specialize in handgun training and also offer pepper spray classes.

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  • Self Defense Lessons

    Catonsville Seido Karate

    Catonsville Seido Karate offers self defense lessons and physical fitness classes for motivated and interested individuals and groups of all ages and experience level.

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  • Self Defense Course

    Choe's Hapkido Academy

    Choe's Hapkido Academy provides one of the best self defense classes. They also offer women's street defense, grappling, boxing, kickboxing and group and private martial arts instruction, and more.

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  • Personal Protection

    Independent Instructor

    John Nesky offers self defense instruction and personal protection classes for women ranging from single, two to three-hour sessions. He also teaches prevention and awareness courses.

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  • Self Defence Classes

    Premier Muay Thai And Self Defense Academy

    Jerome Mcglotten has over 30 years of professional experience in the field of defensive tactics. He teaches rape prevention for women, street combat and Muay Thai classes.

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  • Training Services

    Maryland Professional Security & Training

    This company provides security services for businesses. They also do private investigation, as well as law enforcement personnel training. They offer personal protection seminars too.

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  • Personal Defense

    Lights Out Gym

    Lights Out Gym offers premiere personal defense and martial arts classes for students of all ages. They teach self protection, real-world training, boxing, and more.

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  • Self-Defense Lessons & Seminars

    Learn To Protect Yourself

    Learn to shield yourself and your loved ones from assault thru effective and simple self defense techniques from this company. They provide easy self defense classes for kids age 10 years and up.

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  • Self Defense & Safety Classes for Women

    Travel Security Professionals

    This provider offers female self defense and safety classes tailored to your needs. She teaches hands-on realistic self defense, situational awareness, facial recognition, vehicle safety, and more.

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“Need a Self Defense Instruction”

Washington, DC

Discipline
Assault prevention (basic self defense)
Age
Adult
Skill level
No experience
Details
One time workshop for graduate students.
$200
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“Need Self Defense Lessons on March 16, 2013”

Laurel, MD

Discipline
Assault prevention (basic self defense)
Age
Adult
Skill level
No experience
$225
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“Need a Self Defense Instructor ASAP”

Silver Spring, MD

Discipline
Assault prevention (basic self defense), Military combatives (Krav Maga, Systema, etc.)
Age
Adult
Skill level
Beginner
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Looking for street fight skills
$40
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