Posts made in September, 2011

Lauren Cortez is an active STW Krav Maga level two student who recently passed the Phase A course and is in pursuit of level three status in Phase B.  As the STW September Member of the Month, Lauren shares her story about her self-defense journey. Greetings, my name is Lauren Cortez and this is my […]

Aprende autodefensa con STW y Univision!

Posted on on Sep 29, 2011

*Learn self-defense with STW and Univision!* Univision reporter Marycarmen Lopez visited STW Krav Maga worldwide last week to promote the importance of learning self-defense techniques and staying physically fit. Not only did she get pointers from Instructor Edie Davis, but also Marycarmen got to showcase her new skills by defending herself against Instructor Henry Hernandez. Click the picture to see the full video on Univision 41 San...

Home Invasion Seminar Series: Part 5 – Oct. 15

Posted on on Sep 28, 2011

STW Krav Maga Worldwide is locked and loaded for the fifth part of the Home Invasion Seminar Series. The two-part seminar is slated to begin at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 15. Please see the attached flyer or the front desk for more details! Home Invasion Seminar Series – Part 5 of 10 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. : Should I take the shot? Ballistics Cover v. concealment Cost : $15 10:00 – 1:00 p.m. : Help me! Third party considerations Round accountability and backstop awareness Krav Maga specific techniques and force-on-force scenarios Glock 17s and 8 rounds of live UTM will be...

Upcoming Krav Maga Testing Dates

Posted on on Sep 27, 2011

Testing dates for levels 1, 2 and 3 students will be as follows: Level 1 Test: October 8 Level 2 Test: November 19 Level 3 Test: December 17 All tests will start promptly at 9:30 a.m. and continue until finished. Level 4 and 5 students looking to advance are encouraged to sign up for Phase 4/5 which will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday nights starting October 5th. Please see the front desk to register today!

Instructor Spotlight: Jonathan Guerrero

Posted on on Sep 23, 2011

Tenacity and an innate desire to be better drive STW Krav Maga Instructor Jonathan Guerrero. Jonathan joined our team on his 15th  birthday, and in three short years he has impressed the senior staff while positively impacting the lives of his students. Jon shares his story about how he went from a “ground and pound” on a fellow Karate student, to becoming a disciplined Krav Maga practitioner with the help of his fellow STW instructors. “Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting.” – Unknown My name is Jonathan Guerrero; I am 18 years old...

Brandy's Phase 'A' Success!

Posted on on Sep 19, 2011

STW Krav Maga would like to congratulate recent Phase A graduate Brandy R. Muchensturm for her hard work in the level one program! Brandy has an uplifting story and would like to encourage everyone that is on a journey similar to hers. Here is Brandy’s story. PHASE A SUCCESS! My journey with STW Krav Maga started shortly after my sister’s home was invaded on Christmas morning. It was a surreal moment that I never imagined would happen to someone so close to me, because when you see it on the news you shake at the possibility but can’t put yourself in the person’s...

Women's Only Self Defense Seminar featured on KABB FOX News at Nine

Posted on on Sep 16, 2011

STW Krav Maga Worldwide was featured on KABB Fox News at Nine for the upcoming Women’s Self Defense Seminar slated for Saturday, Sept. 24. Vice President of Operations, Edie Davis, along with Krav Maga instructors Jeanine Jackson and Rube Rodriguez, demonstrated a small portion of what the seminar will focus on. Click here to see how Jeanine defends herself in the event of an attack, and click here to register for our Women’s Only Self-Defense...

STW Pet Adoption Saturday, Sept. 17!

Posted on on Sep 16, 2011

STW Krav Maga Worldwide will host a pet adoption from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 17. The adoptions will take place at the facility during the Knife Defense Seminar which will benefit The Animal Defense League of Texas. Come to STW this weekend and bring home a new pet! “He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog. You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion.” –...

STW Member of the Month: Lauren Cortez

Posted on on Sep 16, 2011

Lauren Cortez is an active STW Krav Maga level two student who recently passed the Phase A course and is in pursuit of level three status in Phase B.  As the STW September Member of the Month, Lauren shares her story about her self-defense journey. Greetings, my name is Lauren Cortez and this is my general – but candid – testimony of my STW Krav Maga self defense journey.  My introduction to Krav Maga came from my father who was stationed in Iraq with a Krav Maga instructor . When my father returned home he constantly urged me to learn to appropriately defend myself in the...