Posts made in August, 2011

STW Krav Maga cheerfully extends congratulations to Arnold Cano and Jennifer Alvarez for their recent success on the Krav Maga Level 4, Expert Series I, test! Jen and Arnold completed the rigorous test at the Krav Maga Worldwide Training Center in Los Angeles and gained their new certifications with flying colors. Pete Hardy said, “Without […]

Labor Day Weekend Schedule

Posted on on Aug 29, 2011

LABOR DAY WEEKEND SCHEDULE Saturday, September 3, 2011 – • All morning classes normal schedule • Closing early at 2:00pm Monday, September 5, 2011 – • Morning classes canceled • Opening at 1:00pm • 4:30pm – Cross Fitness Plus • 5:45pm – Cardio Bag • 6:00pm – Phase A • 6:00pm – Kickboxing • 6:30pm – All KM levels & F2F combined • 7:00pm – Cardio Bag

Knife Defense Seminar – Sept. 17th, 2011

Posted on on Aug 24, 2011

STW Krav Maga Worldwide presents a seminar that will benefit both man and man’s best friend! Pete Hardy, head instructor at STW Krav Maga, will teach a knife defense seminar on Saturday, September 17. All proceeds from the seminar will be matched by STW Krav Maga and donated to the Animal Defense League of Texas. The seminar, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., will focus on learning defenses against knife attacks while standing and from the ground. We recommend that participants bring forearm guards, wear long pants, a t-shirt and athletic shoes. STW Krav Maga will provide training...

Home Invasion Defensive Tactics Seminar Series – Sept. 10th, 2011

Posted on on Aug 24, 2011

This is #4 of a 10 part series of seminars.** 9:00am – 10:00am – Do I reload yet? Stress Drills (timed and restricted movement) Cost $15 10:00am – 1:00pm – Easy Day One-handed shooting with with varying light levels Krav Maga specific techniques and force-on-force scenarios Glock 17s and 8 rounds of live UTM will be provided by STW; if time allows more rounds can be purchased at time of seminar No outside weapons or live ammo allowed Open to ages 18 and up Cost: $50 (price includes 8 rounds of UTM ammo) Dress Code – Long pants, good shoes or boots, no...

Letty Gutierrez, Member of the Month – AUGUST

Posted on on Aug 15, 2011

88 Pounds and Counting! My name is Letty Gutierrez, a single mother of three, and this is my story about my transformation from working out at STW Krav Maga! On June 14, 2010, I decided to change my lifestyle for the better. I weighed 286 pounds, and I was tired of being fat and wanted a change. I have been fortunate not to have any ailments associated with obesity (diabetes, high blood pressure or high cholesterol being prime examples), but at nearly 300 pounds, I knew it was only a matter of time until one struck. I started with the “Special K Challenge”, eating cereal for breakfast...

Back To School – Women Only Seminar Sept. 24, 2011

Posted on on Aug 12, 2011

Here are the facts: 1) In the United States, a woman will fall victim to sexual assault every two minutes; 2) One out of every six American women has been the victim of an attempted or completed rape; 3) Nine out of every 10 rape victims were female in 2003; and 4) One out of every four college women will become victims of sexual assault by the time she graduates. Due to these daunting statistics, STW Krav Maga has again joined forces with the Rape Crisis Center in the fight against sexual assault. Protect-Act-Stay Safe, a back-to-school women only seminar, will be hosted by STW Krav Maga at...

Pete Hardy and Krav Maga student Dr. Robert Johnson featured on Austin's KXAN News

Posted on on Aug 11, 2011

Pete Hardy, owner of STW Krav Maga, and Krav Maga student Dr. Robert Johnson – known to us as “Dr. Bob” – were featured on KXAN News – the Austin based NBC affiliate station – for their part in a medical breakthrough. Click here to see how Dr. Bob helped Pete heal his aching knees by using a ground-breaking medical...

Congrats to Arnold Cano and Jennifer Alvarez!!

Posted on on Aug 3, 2011

STW Krav Maga cheerfully extends congratulations to Arnold Cano and Jennifer Alvarez for their recent success on the Krav Maga Level 4, Expert Series I, test! Jen and Arnold completed the rigorous test at the Krav Maga Worldwide Training Center in Los Angeles and gained their new certifications with flying colors. Pete Hardy said, “Without a doubt, the Level 4, Expert Series I, is the most difficult test. Only a small margin of error is allowed and we are all proud of how well they did.” The test, taken on July 24, was five and a half hours long. It involved assessments of Level 1 –...