Learn the most effective Self defence system in the world.


Welcome to Essential Krav Maga. We run adult Krav Maga self defence classes across Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltsher and Berkshire.
We are a professional and recognised organisation and part of the IKMF (international Krav Maga federation)
We have classes running all over the South Of England,
We are one of the biggest and the longest running Krav Maga Clubs in the UK!

Our competitors charge on average £60.00 per month for ONE lesson a week! Here at Essential Krav Maga we charge only £32 a month and are at present waiving the joining fee (saving £30!!) and classes you attended are unlimited!
We have some of the highest ranking and professionally trained instructors in the UK!
Headed by Chief Instructor Jim Maidment who has been training for over 10 years in Krav Maga, he is also experienced in Karate, Boxing and Judo!

With Essential Krav Maga your first class is always free. Why not come along and give us a try!
Contact Jim Maidment on; 07775 952274 or jim@essentialkravmaga.com

An Essential Start

If you are looking for the confidence that comes with knowing you have the skills to protect yourself and family, or a way to shed pounds and get into fighting shape, Krav Maga is the fastest, most effective and most enjoyable self defence systems to do it.

The Krav Maga Self Defence and Fighting System places heavy emphasis on skills that work on the streets, fitness and rapid results. No other program comes close.

Any questions feel free to email jim@essentialkravmaga.co.uk or call Jim on 07775 952274

Boxing Course

  • 5 March 2014
  • jim

Boxing Course 26th April 1pm to 4pm with WBF Middle Weight Champion of the World Cornelius Carr. Only £25.

Carr is a former BBB of British Super-Middleweight and WBF World Middleweight Champion.[2][3] Carr fought Steve Collins for the WBO Super Middleweight Title at The Point, Dublin, Ireland in November 1995.[4] After 12 rounds he lost on points.

Anti-Hijacking Cousre

  • 9 February 2014
  • jim

Essential Krav Maga is the only club in the country to run seminars on board an aircraft and a ship.
We are more than a self defense club, we believe in taking the training outside the class room. For more information please contact Jim on 07775952274.


Tamir Gilad - UK IKMF Edged Weapon Seminar