About Us

about david crane

David Crane – Self Defense & Krav Maga Specialist and Consultant, Lead-Instructor

“If I doesn’t work in a real situation, I don’t teach it!”

Dave has over 40 years experience in martial arts, self-defense and defensive tactics, he retains a high-level of knowledge and expertise that he forwards to his students. With his specially designed program(s) that involves an evolutionary form of self-defense (Krav Maga) blended with physical fitness he is able to help you boost your strength while building your self-confidence and self-esteem.  Dave has hundreds of 5 star ratings and is sought after throughout and his teachings have empowered many.

Dave’s been featured in the Shirley McQueen – 95.7 CRUZ FM Edmonton Blog, Edmonton Journal, Fine Lifestyles magazine, YEG Fitness, ShawTV, CTV Morning Live.


Self-Defense and Martial Art Skills:

  • Krav Maga – Internationally recognized Specialist, Instructor & certified ranks
  • Defensive Tactics – Internationally recognized Instructor
  • Judo (Black belt) – Internationally recognized, registered in Canada & Japan
  • Kickboxing (Black belt)
  • MMA (Black belt) – Aikijutsu, Kyokushin Karate, grappling and weapons 
  • Boxing
  • Kempo
  • Tae Kwon Do
  • Wrestling

Professional Skills:

  • Close Protection (Armed and Unarmed) – Internationally recognized
  • Self-Defense – Federal Government 
  • Communication – Crisis Management
  • Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT)
  • NCCP certified coach (National Coaching Certification Program)
  • Verbal Judo (Communication)

Our Gallery

Fitness is a by-product of what we teach.  By customizing fitness techniques with Krav Maga you are able to achieve a high level of fitness while learning practical self-defense in a controlled safe environment while having fun doing so.