Benefits of the Best Mississauga Boxing Program

📸 litratos.ca | Kombat Arts Mississauga Boxing Program The Best Mississauga Boxing Program Hey there, Kombat Arts family! We’re back with another blog spotlighting our phenomenal boxing program; easily one of the best boxing classes that are available in the Mississauga area. For those interested in taking up boxing, we made this list of the benefits of boxing and why …

Precautions Against Carjacking

Precautions Against Carjacking Hey, Kombat Arts family! This monthly check-in unfortunately won’t be spotlighting one of our phenomenal martial arts programs. Instead we have to talk about something serious that has been affecting Mississauga and the Toronto area: carjacking. There has been a spike in crime around Mississauga and Toronto, particularly with carjackings with numerous people being robbed at gunpoint. …

Karate is Coming to Kombat Arts Mississauga

Training Body and Mind: Karate is Coming to Kombat Arts Kombat Arts Mississauga is introducing a new Karate/Kickboxing program for ages 4-12, starting April 5. Karate is a great opportunity for children to disconnect from their digital devices and, instead, connect to their peers and the world and develop their minds and confidence. Keep reading to learn more about the …

Why Krav Maga is a Great Self-Defence System

Why Krav Maga is a Great Self-Defence System Hey everyone! We’ve been getting great feedback on our Krav Maga program and we just wanted to tell you all thank you! All of the positive feedback shows that we have one of the best programs in Mississauga. In honour of such, we wanted to talk a bit more about our Krav …

Best Kicks for Self Defense

Best Kicks for Self Defense When it comes to hand-to-hand combat, kicks are a highly underutilized form of attack. After all, kicks have more power and range than any other form of strike, and since they are underutilized your attacker is less likely to see them coming. However, in the realm of self defense, not all kicks are created equal. …

6 Stories of People Who Used Martial Arts to Save Their Lives

Practicing martial arts has numerous benefits, both for health and fitness and for self-defense. Watching martial arts movies, boxing matches, and MMA fights is a lot different than having to defend yourself on the street, where the most unexpected violence can occur. Fortunately, practicing martial arts trains your reflexes and enhances your situational awareness, allowing you to respond quickly to …

The Best BJJ Positions for the Streets

I’m a great fan of Stephan Kesting and his training videos, and I thought I would share his video on BJJ for self defense. A couple of points about the techniques and tactics presented in this video. Train your vision and your peripheral vision. When I train law enforcement and security officers in ground fighting, I always tell them “when …

THE GODDESS WITHIN – Spotlight on Andrea Nucci

Hi Everyone, I’m thrilled to feature one of our instructors, ANDREA NUCCI for the Kombat Spotlight this month.  A lot of people use terms like “Girl Power” or “Female Empowerment”, but what does that really mean? Is it just a euphemism tossed around as a popular catch phrase, or some all-encompassing term designed to make us feel good? But in …

Krav Maga Seminar This Weekend

Hey guys, do not forget about our Krav Maga workshop with Marcus Torgenson, of the International Krav Maga Federation. June 14, 1pm-3pm and June 15, 10am-12pm. Surviving Edged Weapon Attacks and Multiple Attackers will be covered. https://youtu.be/7J6YZBKDEnI The price for Kombat Members is $120 for one day, and $200 for both days. The price for non-Kombat Members is $140 for …

Self Defense Training, Part 1

So Davinder, one of my students, posted this on my Facebook timeline, and I’m finally taking a minute to review and post my thoughts. I am glad he did, because I have been meaning to address some of the topics in this video. I was first introduced to Geoff Thompson’s material from one of my good friends, Calvin Millar. I …