Meet our Instructors

You'll love them, hate them, and then love them again all in one class.

Midtown Krav Maga instructors are held to a rigorous standard of training and testing. Instructors have been evaluated as experts in both the execution and instruction of the techniques taught in the Krav Maga system. Midtown Krav Maga instructors have teaching certifications from Krav Maga Worldwide and Krav Maga Alliance for a diverse set of methods and skills.

Our Instructors

John Covington

What do you get when you mix a history teacher, a Memphis police officer and over a decade of Krav Maga training? You get one of the most effective Krav Maga instructors in the area. Read more about John.

Rich Dixon

With a background in traditional martial arts like wushu and sanshou and in an insatiable appetite for learning and developing new fitness workouts, we are honored to have Rich in our ranks. Learn more about Rich.

Contributing Instructors

Sometimes we have other instructors that like to come in and teach our students. These contributing instructors are held top the same rigorous standards of training and testing that our full-time instructors are. While our full-time Midtown Krav Maga instructors are fantastic, it’s a special treat to be taught by one of our contributing instructors. Get to know them.

Self Defense Classes

Learn to defend various of attacks in all sorts of real-world situations. We’ll make sure you make it home safe.

Fitness Classes

Skill and technique can only take you so far. Find out why training to be fit and agile is important to your safety.