Most combat sports have some form of competitions or tournaments to determine the best athletes in the specific discipline. Although Krav Maga training focuses heavily on fighting and self-defense skills, it has no competitions, tournaments or competitive bouts. The question is why?
Sparring and fighting training is a crucial component of skill development for any Krav Maga student. Learning how to fight is a gradual and progressive process. This month we discuss the instructors' role in making sparring a safe, enjoyable and educational experience for all.