Category: Announcements

Muay Thai ASD at the Santa Cruz PKB Championship!

We are so proud of all of our Muay Thai Kickboxing ASD Fighters that competed in Saturday’s point sparring Muay Thai competition. Thank you so much Santa Cruz Fight Club and IKF for organizing and putting on a great event that allows schools from all over California to come together and experience such a wonderful […]

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Vanguard Krav Maga Belt & Practitioner Test (9/28/2019)

Last Saturday, our students of Vanguard Krav Maga tested for their next Krav Maga Belt & Practitioner Certifications– and it was amazing!! All our students showed their Krav Maga skills, and their hard work and dedication has definitely paid off! There are 6 levels in the Vanguard Krav Maga Ranking System: Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue, […]

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Victory at Kabalan’s Battle of the Best (Muay Thai)

Photo: Jivoni Paul Jordan (ASD Director of Training & Muay Thai Kickboxing Coach), Adrian Zachman, & Reuben Dasalla. Congratulations Adrian Zachman! This past Saturday at Laney College in Oakland California, Kabalan Productions organized the Battle of the Best! They put together an 18 matched Muay Thai fights, gathering people from all over the Bay Area! […]

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St. Jude Fundraiser

We are raising funds to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. You can help us reach our fundraising goal for the kids of St. Jude, who are battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases. How your donation helps: Thanks to donors like you, families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or […]

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Special Labor Day Workout

Labor Day Workout at 10am! We will be operating on limited hours on Monday, September 2nd in observance of Labor day. However, we are still offering a chance for you to start your day off with a great workout! We’ll be running a special CrossPIT class at 10am! This class is open to ALL ASD […]

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New Fall Schedule

We have a new Fall Schedule that goes into effect on Tuesday, September 3rd!    Changes Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6am-7am are now JCF Boot Camp Classes Tuesday & Thursday at 9am-10am JCF Boot Camp Added

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New Batch of CDT Certifications!

Congratulations to the newest batch of CDT Certifications at the Academy of Self Defense! What is CDT®? CDT is a soft handed control/restraint system that is easy to learn, maintain and apply. CDT was designed for real world situations to physically control or disarm a hostile aggressor, and keep him in compliance or completely restrained […]

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Univision 14 Bay Area visits the Academy of Self Defense

The Academy of Self Defense was featured on Univision 14! Check out the video below: Learning self defense could help you not be a victim of an attack. Given the recent reports of assaults on women in the Bay, an expert in self-defense explains what are the benefits of knowing this technique and thus protect […]

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ASD Muay Thai Fighters at Smash Gyms

Last Saturday, some of our members participated in SMASH gym’s first annual Muay Thai Point Sparring Tournament! We left with 3 WINS, 1 loss. We are all very proud of our fighters! Thank you so much to Smash in Milpitas for hosting the IKF Muay Thai Point Sparring Tournament! It is wonderful when local gyms […]

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