2156 YONGE ST (bsmt)
Toronto, ON  M4S 2A8
(416) 657-1028

Christopher Gagné - Instructor IKMF Toronto

Christopher Gagne has been studying Krav Maga for more than 8 years, receiving instruction from the world's foremost experts from the International Krav Maga Federation(IKMF) including Avi Moyal, Haim Sasson and Amnon Darsa. Christopher is certified to teach Civilian and Law Enforcement Krav Maga.

Christopher's martial arts background includes Karate, Kuk Sool Wan, and boxing. Teaching is a passion for Christopher who has also taught history, writing groups, and various employment workshops. His self defense classes are interactive and focus on providing you with the skills to survive real life violent assaults.

Henry Karabela, Instructor IKMF Oakville

Henry Karabela is a Graduate level 2 certified Krav Maga instructor. He has been trained by some of the best Krav Maga practitioners in the world including Amnon Darsa and Haim Sasson. As an instructor he has been able to participate in the “magic” of Krav Maga and how it can help reach and heal people who have experienced assaults or threats. This “magic” extends to reaching autistic or at risk kids. His passion is to see as many children and adults have the benefit of learning Krav Maga so they can “walk in peace”. He is currently teaching Krav Maga in Oakville.

Henry along with his wife Helena and their 6 children have lived in Oakville for over 20 years. He is also a Professional Engineer with a MBA. His other interests include wilderness canoeing with his sons, running and cross country skiing.

Nicholas de Kruyff, Instructor, Counterattack Krav Maga, Scarborough

Nicholas de Kruyff has taught Krav Maga at such varied institutions as as the University of Toronto, IKMF Toronto and IKMF Oakville, the Miles Nadal JCC, and at local high schools in Scarborough and Pickering. Involved in the martial arts for over twenty years , Nicholas began training in Krav Maga five years ago, learning from direct students of Imi Lichtenfield (the founder of Krav Maga) — such distinguished teachers as Avi Moyal, Tamir Gilad, Shlomi Moyal, and Marcus Togerson. He is interest mostly in civilian Krav Maga, finding ways for those at risk of harm to be able to defend themselves and walk in peace.