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Garland Knife Self Defense Instructors

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Simple Basic Fitness LLC
5.0
from 33 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 38 hires on Thumbtack
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Eric L.
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My son wanted some self defense skills that would be fun. He had been working with a trainer for strength and conditioning and Adam has been able to combine the 2 wonderfully. Very happy with our experience!

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Ashley P.
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I was so impressed by Derrick my first session. He has so much knowledge to share. My friend referred me to him. I reached out for training in general fitness. He took the time to get to know my interests and body goals. He suggested yoga and martial arts. Working out and self-defense? Yes please! He is patient with coaching. I could tell he genuinely cared about helping me be a better me in the way that fit me best. I look forward to every session :)

  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Chelsea G.
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Brian is an excellent instructor and is able to help any skill level. I would recommend Brian to anyone wanting to learn self defense.

Justin Harris Tai Chi
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Lisbett C.
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I Have studied with Justin for over 2 years. In that time amongst the many things he has taught me are ; sun, yang, and old yang style tai chi, bagua, self defense, and chi kung. I really appreciate the detailed explanations he gives as to what is behind what he teaches and the way the energy works. He is a very experienced, dedicated, knowledgable, patient, and grounded teacher. I have seen various students come to him after years of training in karate, grasshopper, or kung fu for example, and in one session realize that they have much to learn. Justin is the real deal. Yet he meets you at whatever level you are at. I highly recommend him.

  • 26 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Mark M.
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Patrick is a great instructor. He is very knowledgeable about self defense and is very patient with his students.

  • 9 years in business
Larry G.
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Mr Bull Has been an outstanding Instructor, Coach and mentor during the course of my workouts in his TACTIX classes. My personal goals are being met and every class is a challenge, and with his personal drive it helps me strives to success.

Chris Cross Training
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Anna B.
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The BEST trainer! Christian is a true professional in all aspects: dependable, motivational, inspirational, and a great person. He is always working to be on top of all that is both proven and new with nutrition and training. Christian clearly puts his heart and strong drive into helping his clients grow, reach, and surpass goals, all while making their journey both challenging and rewarding.

Texas Defense Academy
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 9 years in business
Hector C.
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He is a excellent trainer, never rushes and always motivates me to try harder and do better. The knowledge he has is by far is a motivation in itself. I hope to be as good as him someday. With him as my teacher i see that day coming soon. Ty edwin

Impact Combatives
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle C.
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I started taking ACWA self-defense classes not knowing what to expect. The team has an extensive knowledge of self-defense and the ability to help you gain confidence to use the techniques in real life situations. The interactive classes develop a sense of awareness of your surroundings and provide common sense concepts and functional defense based on easy, natural movements, not complicated techniques that require years to learn and execute properly. I have been able to build confidence as they have provided a toolbox to build from moving forward. I started in a class with beginners mixed in with more experienced students and never felt uncomfortable due to their ability to keep everybody engaged. They’re great at instructing to match individual students' level of experience and providing feedback without being critical. Learning self-defense at ACWA has been a great experience and I look forward to working with them through more extensive levels of instruction.

  • 12 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Nicole G.
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Justin brings a level of excitement and professionalism to his style of teaching self-defense that is second to none. His classes assume that you can learn today what other classes may not teach you for a couple of years. Team members are immersed in a well-rounded program that emphasizes practical, every-day skills that can be put to use from day one.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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IKMF certified Executive Protection Instructor. I have trained for Executive Protection and VIP services with some of the highest ranked security professionals in Israel. I can provide high quality protection services, or I can train your team. I am also a certified tactical shooting instructor and a Krav Maga instructor.

  • 6 years in business
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Because I believe in helping you achieve your goals in life will help me achieve my goal in life which is helping as many people as I possibly can.

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Brandt Fitness and Self Defense is a CrossFit gym and martial arts studio in Downtown Fort Worth, Texas. We believe that fitness is an important component to health and longevity, and we pay close attention to each athlete's personal goals. We also believe that working out should be a fun and uplifting community experience.

  • 1 year in business
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With my one on one approach I am able to focus 100% of my attention for the student. I have both individual and military training.

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I don't want to view this as a business. I want to view this as just a way of me giving back by helping others accomplish whatever self-defense or fitness goals that they have. Therefore, I cannot put a price on it. Instead, I am just accepting donations. It's not required tho. Although donations are NOT required, they are VERY MUCH appreciated! Thank you!

  • 5 years in business
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We specialize in the following areas: * Self defense * Martial arts * Weapons training * Combat jiu jitsu. We teach children aging three and up, teens and adults. We also offer combat fitness classes.

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I am a martial arts, self-defense and fitness instructor. We have classes for 4-6, 7-14 and adults. Our fitness class is MMA fitness for adults that is an intense 30-min workout that will instill self-defense moves along with working out your entire body.

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I offer the following services: * Karate * Traditional Martial Arts * Self-Defense Training

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Our main focus is on self defense. We won't waste your time, teaching you things like weapons and so forth that you can not even carry with you on the street. Learn how to escape from someone who has you on the ground, not make them "tap out". There is no "tap out" on the street. Weapon disarming, pressure point application, balance disruption, joint locks, and take downs are examples of what we do. If you're looking for trophies and medals, that's not us. We care about your family's safety.

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Systema is one of the best self-defense martial arts with classes in Dallas. You will have a chance to learn the most comprehensive and unique martial art Russian special forces use to defend themselves in hand-to-hand combat and against weapons. As the matter of fact, Systema is so effective and damaging to your opponent that for over 70 years, it was taught only to few in elite force and considered a top Soviet military secrete. It combines a strong spirit with creative, intelligent and versatile fighting tactics. Natural and free of structure, the system allows practitioners to readily adjust to virtually any circumstance. The system stresses a realistic approach to self-defense, recognizing that real conflicts bear no resemblance to what occurs in the comfort of a training facility. Techniques are based on the natural movement of the body rather than a prearranged pattern of moves, such as a karate kata. Students act on instinct, rather than memory, when responding to an attack. All Spetsnaz soldiers learn Systema, a Russian martial art many experts consider to be the best technique for knife defense of fighting multiple opponents, essentially the most complete way to defend yourself, maim and kill. Systema is the most effective self-defense you find.

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I offer real self-defense, real confidence, and real ability! The truth is that most sports/traditional martial arts do little to prepare you for a real-world violent confrontation in a timely manner. You need to be safe now, not years from now! This is why our material is instinctual, easy to learn, and addresses the problems that we face today. Reality demands practical, no nonsense solutions that can be used by anyone, anytime, anywhere. Come see for yourself why so many people are moving from traditional arts to our reality-based system. There are no silly outfits, no outdated traditions, no games, just the skills you need to get you home safe. Check out the videos of our founder describing what I teach, in addition to the Fort Worth branch displaying keysi fighting method which I teach as well. If you have a busy schedule, or would like one-on-one training that builds big ability fast, give me a call. I will be happy to assist you with your needs!

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