Co-Founder & General Manager

Hailing from Israel – the birthplace of Krav Maga – Ron trained in Krav Maga, Karate and Aikido at a young age, as well as winning several gold medals in Fencing as a teen before moving to Australia. 

Ron has experience in a variety of martial arts including Krav Maga, Jujutsu, Filipino Martial Arts, Boxing, Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai, and has spent time learning, teaching and training in Israel, Australia, Philippines, South Africa and Japan. This has turned Ron into a diverse martial artist with an unrelenting thirst for knowledge and improvement. Ron has extensive experience in the private security industry, and regularly teaches military, law-enforcement, government close-protection and private security, both in Australia and overseas.

Founder & Personal Trainer

A qualified, multi-award winning teacher, trainer and university lecturer in several fields since 2001, Ron can help you improve your skills and is well known as a passionate teacher, who teaches in a way that is tailored personally for each student.

Ron is also an accomplished writer. His blog on martial arts, self defence and training has been read by more than 100,000 people to date. He is also a writer for an online martial arts magazine.

A great motivator, Ron will help you achieve your goals, feel healthy, happy and energetic and ready to take on any challenge!


  • 3rd Dan - Gendai Ryu Jujutsu/Gendai Krav Maga
  • Kudo Black Belt
  • Danzan Ryu Jujutsu Black Belt
  • Dennis Survival Jujutsu Brown Belt
  • BJJ Blue Belt
  • Graduate Certificate | Psychology of Risk
  • Experience in Filipino Martial Arts (FMA), Kickboxing, Boxing, and MMA
  • Has won medals in both Jujutsu and Fencing, in Australia and overseas
  • Certificates III and IV in Fitness (Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer)
  • Private Security qualifications and experience
  • Taught military, law-enforcement, government close-protection and private security in Australia and overseas.

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