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The self-defense system, Krav Maga, initially developed for the Israeli army and practiced in areas of war and conflict, is booming worldwide. The prompt use of these techniques and its effectiveness have led to its success and international spread. As a civilian, author Carsten Draheim teaches members of military units and police in addition to ordinary people in daily self-defense training. He is also the owner of Krav Maga Institute which is one of the biggest providers worldwide with more than 1,700 students and teaching modules per year. He is the best known instructor of Krav Maga in German speaking countries. The author presents all of his broad experience and knowledge in this supplement to Krav Maga lessons. It also contains comments by Mike Diehl, a former member of the German Special Commando Forces (KSK) and instructor at the training center for the Division of Special Operations of the German army. This book decodes the system of Krav Maga and explains its elements instead of limiting itself to the presentation of techniques. In doing so, it provides valuable instructions for teaching this modern system of self-defense. If you want to know about the focus of modern teaching of self-defense in the military, the police or the civil sector, this book is the perfect starting point!
About the Author
Carsten Draheim has been training self-defense since his childhood. He owns Krav Maga Institute, which is the biggest provider in German-speaking countries. He is assigned by the German Ministry of Defense to instruct soldiers of the Federal Armed Forces in close combat. Carsten is continuously trained in self-defense and marksmanship by experts of the IDF. As the only civilian, he took part in Krav Maga training for police operations at the German Federal Criminal Police Office, among others. Being a SWAT instructor. he teaches members of the military and police internationally and is a military director of the largest Krav Maga association worldwide.