7 Primal Krav Maga Instructor Team

Dan Evans

Dan has trained in multiple disciplines of Martial arts and combat sports but fell in love with Krav Maga due to its effectiveness in real life situations. Dan started his Krav Maga journey in 2012 and has trained with some of the worlds biggest Krav Maga organisations and names and progressed to become the chief instructor at the Academy Krav Maga before establishing 7 Primal Krav Maga.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga Instructor, Expert 1 Black Belt
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Conflict Management
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Self Defence Instruction
  • Tactical Firearms Course Advanced Level 3
  • Advance First Aid trained.

Ben Parsons

Ben trained in several disciplines of martial arts since 2011 including kickboxing, Ninjitsu and MMA. Ben began training krav maga in late 2014 at a previous krav maga club and was instantly hooked by the systems effective, modern and dynamic self defence style. Dan Evans became Ben's coach in the summer of 2016 and with the pair still training together regularly.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga instructor, Graduate Level 3 Brown Belt
  • BTEC Level 2 in Conflict management
  • BTEC Level 3 in Self defence instruction
  • Tactical firearms course level 2
  • Level 2 award in First aid

Sam Skipper

Sam began training in the gym in 2008 where he developed a passion for fitness and eventually lead him to compete in bodybuilding, over time he developed an extensive knowledge of the anatomy, training methods and nutrition.
Sam's work in the security industry motivated him to seek a type of martial arts training which has practical applications in real-world situations, he discovered Krav Maga in 2015 and was impressed at how some of the techniques that he learned could have neutralised threats which he had actually faced whilst on the job.
Sam was instantly hooked and from then on dedicated himself to becoming the best Krav Maga practitioner he could. Krav Maga opened Sam's eyes to combat sports and he, in addition to Krav Maga, pursued specialists training in MMA and boxing and has since competed in the ring under semi-pro boxing rules.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga instructor, Graduate Level 3 Brown Belt
  • BTEC Level 2 in Conflict management
  • BTEC Level 3 in Self defence instruction
  • Tactical firearms course level 3
  • Level 2 award in First aid

Iwona King

Iwona is an experienced mentor within the theatre operating department, dealing in high stress situations. She is responsible for mentoring young nurses and operating theatre practitioners/students through their training.
Iwona is equipped with all the tools to develop young children into confident, disciplined and enthusiastic young people. Her passion for Krav Maga is second to none and has an abundance of determination and will power. Krav Maga is a key part of Iwonas self development and personal, inspiring story.
Iwona started her Krav Maga journey under Dan's instruction and has never looked back.

Qualifications:

  • Instructor diploma Krav Maga Kids and Teens
  • BTEC Level 3 Self Defence
  • BTEC Level 3 Conflict Management
  • Positive Outcome and Experience Management Strategies (POEMS)
  • Thinking into Results (TIR) Proctor Gallagher Institute
  • Pediatric Immediate Life Support (PILS)
  • Advanced First Aid