In honor of the Labor Day Holiday, Krav Maga Illinois will be closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday 9/5, 9/6, 9/7.  This gives our students and staff time to relax, celebrate and reflect on the hard work and achievements of all American workers.  We’ve done a lot and have come a long way.  Hoping everyone has Read More

Krav Maga Illinois

Krav Maga Illinois is happy to announce that we are open and following all safety requirements as set forth by the Illinois Department of Public Health, the State of Illinois and the City of Chicago.  Our classes are primarily held out doors, with up to 15 students.  Classes are by registration only, (registration is via Read More

As adults, it is easy to forget how we developed our social skills and how well we got along with others to influence outcomes and build healthy, positive relationships. Developing social skills is actually not very far from developing cognitive skills or physical capabilities. Improving mental and physical strength can be achieved with constant practice, Read More

Krav Maga Illinois would like to thank all of our cherished students for support during the 2020 Covid 19 pandemic.  It has been a long few months, but thanks to you, our amazing members, we have made it through.  Our schedule is modified during this time, as we navigate our way through all of the Read More

What is Krav Maga? Krav Maga is a self-defense system developed by the Israel Defense Forces for training military personnel in hand-to-hand combat. Krav Maga uses instinctive movements aggressive counter attacks and a no-holds-barred mentality without the ceremonial elements of traditional martial arts. Krav Maga will teach you to use punches, kicks, knees, elbows, and Read More