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Jon h.
Serge is great! He has an expert knowledge of martial arts and self-defense, and can explain things in a clear way for novices.
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Thumbtack Customer
Serge is a great teacher! Very motivational. I came in with very little knowledge about self-defense and felt like I left with enough to train on the side on my own. I highly recommend Serge for a beginner like myself.
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Barry C.
Serge knew just how to push me so I was a little sore the next day without being too sore. That’s the mark of a trainer that knows what he is doing. I had no experience with any kind of self-defense training and he made me feel perfectly comfortable.
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Tom D.
I came to Serge after being involved in an assault in my building. While I was able to subdue the assailant I realized I had no strategies for self defense. I told him that I wanted to learn some self defense strategies while getting a workout. He listened to what what I was looking for and presented an extremely thoughtful session that literally addressed all of my needs that could possibly be dealt with in a one hour session. I now feel as if I have several tools in my toolbox should I be faced with this situation again. And I got one heck of a workout. As lucky as I was to walk away from the recent assault, I am equally lucky to have found Serge to educate me in these strategies. I know I'll be coming back to him again. I strongly recommend his services.
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Thumbtack Customer
Andre explained some basic Krav Maga techniques and had us pair up to practice these moves. He was punctual, friendly and answered any questions that we had with extreme care and detail. It was an enjoyable experience that left us wanting to practice more. He also shared valuable information on NYC laws regarding self defense that were very good to know.
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Thumbtack Customer
Andre and his instructor Anthony were both awesome! They were both very professional, knowledgeable, passionate, kind, and fun. They worked with a group of 90 women, teaching them self defense strategies and techniques. All of the girls had a great time, learned a lot, and are now so much safer living in NYC. I am so glad that I was able to meet Andre through Thumbtack. He was extremely accommodating. I truly appreciated all of the work he did.
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