Ground fighting for self defense requires an approach that is designed for the risks of the street. Krav Maga ground fighting incorporates decisive movement, strikes, leverage and scrambling.
Avoiding being taken down, and getting up quickly are the first priorities of self defense on the ground.
If you go down, scrambling back to your feet safely is the next priority. If you need to fight from the ground, we’ll teach you how but the goal is still to get up as soon as possible. Finally, its good to be prepared for modern grappling techniques that could be employed against you, so we will train in some specialized techniques from other ground fighting systems.