Krav Teens (12 yrs+)


This class is taught by:

AJ Kearns

Co-Director of Guardian Defence, AJ heads up Guardian Krav Maga as Chief Instructor, using his many years of experience to guide and formulate the system and syllabus.

 

Motivated by seeing his friend attacked, AJ started his martial arts journey in 2000, firstly learning Taekwondo (World Taekwondo Federation), and then going on to study Kobudo (Okinawa International Kobudo Australia). He started assisting with classes in 2002, went on to attain a First Degree Black Belt in both styles, and began teaching both at the Academy of Martial Arts in Sydney from 2004.

 

His interest and study of Krav Maga began in 2002, and he went on to become certified as an Advanced Civilian Krav Maga Instructor by Prof. Itay Gil of Protect Krav Maga in 2006. He has since gone on to be certified as Krav Maga Chief Instructor by Tactical Krav Maga, Krav Maga Practical Instructor by Wingate Institute (Israel), Youth Krav Maga Instructor by Combat Krav Maga, Floro Fighting Systems Instructor by Raymond Floro, (Floro Fighting Systems).

 

AJ continues his association with Prof Gil (former Chief Instructor of the Israeli counter terror and hostage rescue unit YAMAM) and has also trained with the likes of: Roy Faiga (Shi-Heun Krav Maga, Wingate Institute); Avi Abeceedon (10 Dan Degree, K.A.M.I - Israeli Krav Magen Assoc.); Ran Nakash (former Chief Commander of Krav Maga Instructional Unit within the Israeli Defence Force (IDF)); Danny Netzer (Chief Commander of the Krav Maga Instruction Unit, IDF); Itay Danenberg (KMI), John Whitman (Krav Maga Alliance); Roy Elghanayan (Krav Maga LA); Lior Offenbach (Combat Krav Maga); Ray Floro (Floro Fighting Systems); Richard Dimitri (SAFE International, Senshido); Chris Roberts (SAFE International); Dave Pauli (ISR Matrix).

 

He is also a certified Personal Trainer and has being called upon many times, as an expert in self-defence for national print publications, television and radio.

Zunami White

Zunami White is Co-Director of Guardian Defence and our Senior Krav Maga Instructor. She has over 8 years of experience as an Advanced Civilian Krav Maga Instructor, certified under Tactical Krav Maga (2009) and recently earned the rank of Senior Krav Maga Instructor under Guardian Krav Maga (2017).

 

She has trained with some of the world’s most elite instructors including Prof. Itay Gil, Ran Nakash, Avi Abeceedon, Roy Faiga, Raymond Floro and Dave Paulii (ISR Matrix). Zunami is the world’s first female to be certified as an instructor in Floro Fighting System’s edged weapons defence, trained exclusively by Raymond Floro.


Zunami specialises in civilian self defence and corporate workshops. She employs a teaching focus on Krav Maga conceptual and scenario training throughout her regular classes. Her passion lies in Women’s self defence, which has seen her work extensively with the Victims of Crime Tribunal, community groups, private training and workshops across the country.

 

Zunami has featured in several publications in relation to self defence training including the Herald Sun and The Age newspapers and the soon to be released ABC documentary – Keeping Australia Safe

Teens have never been more in need of strong self-defence skills. As they start to venture out into the world without you by their side, you can rest in the knowledge that they will take with them the physical and mental skills to look out for themselves.
So get your kids enrolled now and set them up for a life full of confidence, fun and fitness.

Upcoming classes:

  • Tue 16 Oct 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Thu 18 Oct 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Sat 20 Oct 11:00 am - 11:45 am with Zunami White
  • Tue 23 Oct 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Thu 25 Oct 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Sat 27 Oct 11:00 am - 11:45 am with Zunami White
  • Tue 30 Oct 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Thu 01 Nov 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Sat 03 Nov 11:00 am - 11:45 am with Zunami White
  • Thu 08 Nov 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Sat 10 Nov 11:00 am - 11:45 am with Zunami White
  • Tue 13 Nov 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Thu 15 Nov 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Sat 17 Nov 11:00 am - 11:45 am with Zunami White
  • Tue 20 Nov 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Thu 22 Nov 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Sat 24 Nov 11:00 am - 11:45 am with Zunami White
  • Tue 27 Nov 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm with AJ Kearns
  • Thu 29 Nov 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with AJ Kearns