How do I get started in HaganaH?
First – you need to see if it is for you. We make this easy. We give you the opportunity to take a class for FREE… no obligation. That makes it easy to decide if this is training you will do.
Who Trains in HaganaH?
All sorts of people. You start from where you are now. HaganaH is appropriate for virtually everyone. Our F.I.G.H.T. classes are available to adults only (18yrs +). What matters is a desire and willingness to learn how best to defend yourself and your loved ones appropriately, if it becomes necessary to do so.
Do I have to have experience in martial arts in order to learn HaganaH?
No. Haganah is designed to be simple-to-use and quickly learned. The movements are based on natural reactions and are not difficult to pick up. The system is based on tactics taught in the Israeli Military. Israel has a mandatory military service requirement therefore it’s military must teach all Israeli civilians to be effective combatants quickly regardless of their background.
You get the benefit of a system designed to teach average people to protect themselves in all types of situations.
If I sign up for HaganaH, should I cross-train in other disciplines?
Sure. HaganaH is an excellent system for self-defense. But, we also encourage Cross-training in other specialties, especially once you’ve got the basics in place (such as grappling/jiu-jitsu, firearms)