Program Overview

Here at Fit To Fight ® Atlanta, we teach a variety of martial arts geared to make you safer while simultaneously giving you an intense workout in a fun environment. Expect to be pushed outside of your comfort zone and challenged, all under the watchful eyes of our talented coaches.

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Krav Maga

Krav Maga is an extremely effective self-defense system that was developed by the Israeli Defense Forces. Krav Maga is used daily by law enforcement agencies as well as everyday civilians. This program will not only teach you the skills to protect yourself, it teaches you how to push through comfort zones and helps you both personal and fitness goals.  

Gear required:

Beginner (recommended): Mouth guard, handwraps, groin protector (guys)

Advanced: Shin guards, Boxing gloves, Mouth guard, groin protector (guys)

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art that focuses on ground work and grappling. Not only will you learn how techniques to manipulate your opponent to better fighting positions, you learn how to incapacitate an opponent using many different types of joint locks and choke submissions. 

 Gear required: Gi

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Judo

Judo is a martial art that comes from Ancient Japan. A grappling martial art, Judo teaches how to use an opponent’s energy against them into various sweeps and throws to incapacitate them.  Judo also uses joint locks and choke submissions to be applied after your opponent has been taken to the ground. 

Gear required: Gi

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Muay Thai

Muay Thai originated in Thailand and is a stand up fighting sport. Muay Thai is known as “the art of eight limbs” because it utilizes not only punching but strikes with elbows, knees and kicks. In this class you not only train to strike with damage, but you are able to drill with a partner different fight scenarios and spar.   

Gear required: Shin guards, Boxing gloves, Mouth guard, groin protector (guys)

 

 

 

 

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Kids Krav Maga

Just like the adult Krav Program, this class not only teaches kids how to protect themselves, they learn how to recognize, avoid and/or de-escalate potentially dangerous situations.  This class is challenging both mentally and physically, as they have to learn to train past the point of being comfortable and tap into their inner strengths building their self confidence, as well as self discipline.  Ages 7-12.

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Sparology®

Just like the adult Krav Program, this class not only teaches kids how to protect themselves, they learn how to recognize, avoid and/or de-escalate potentially dangerous situations.  This class is challenging both mentally and physically, as they have to learn to train past the point of being comfortable and tap into their inner strengths building their self confidence, as well as self discipline.  Ages 7-12.

Class Schedule

All classes are an hour long
Monday

6pm Krav Maga

7pm BJJ

7pm Sparology ®

Tuesday

7am Krav Maga

5:30 Judo (adults)

6:30 Sparology®

7:30 BJJ

7:30 Krav Maga

 

Wednesday

6pm Krav Maga

Thursday

7am Krav Maga

6:30 Muay Thai

7:30 BJJ

7:30 Krav Maga

Friday

6:30pm Judo

 

Saturday

10am Sparology®

10am Kids Krav Maga

11am Krav Maga

 

 

Try A Class For Free

We know how difficult it is to determine the value of a program by looking at a website, or taking a tour, so we invite you to come and see for yourself what we're all about.

To schedule your free trial click here: tryaclass@ftfatl.com

Meet our Coaches!

Our extraordinary team of passionate people

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Co-owner

Morgan Salas

Morgan, Owner of Fit To Fight® Atlanta, has been coaching Krav Maga since 2010.  She has competed in Amateur Boxing although her passion has and always will be Krav Maga, Defensive Options.  Along with her Krav training, she is furthering her education in the new FireARMed® program. Morgan strives to educate as many people as possible so that they may better be prepared for any potential violent encounter.

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Co-owner

Adolfo Salas

Adolfo, Co-Owner of Fit To Fight® Atlanta, has been coaching Krav Maga since 2009. Having a background in wrestling, Adolfo is able to challenge his classes in the real world application of grappling.  Achieving his Black Belt in 2016, Adolfo is continuing his training in the new FireARMed® program. Adolfo dedicates his time to ensure he is teaching his students with the most relevant training they should need.

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Krav Maga Coach

Erasto McBride

Erasto has been a Krav Maga, Defensive Options coach since 2016. He began his Krav Maga training in 2013, but has trained in various martial arts since his childhood. Erasto has also served our country as a Marine, where he trained the in LINE Combat System and MCMAP. His energy is unmatched and you can’t help but be motivated in Erasto’s classes.

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Krav Maga Coach

Ariel Stewart

Ariel has been coaching Krav Maga, Defensive Options since 2017. She has trained previously in Tae Kwon Do as well as Karate. She began her training in Krav Maga back in 2015.  Currently a member of the Gwinnett County Police Force, Ariel believes her training has been an important component in aiding her conflict resolution tactics and stress training.  Ariel’s passion not only shows in her selfless devotion to protect her community, but in her showing up when she’s not in uniform to teach the community how to better protect themselves.

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Krav Maga Coach

Loren Rodgers

Loren has been a Krav Maga, Defensive Options coach since 2016. He began his training out in Ohio back in 2010, and joined the Fit To Fight® team in 2014.  Loren has also trained in Muay Thai, Karate and currently competes in Judo while pursuing strength training goals. Serving our country in the US Public Health Service Commissioned Corps., Loren works any free moment he has to either improve his technical ability, or share the information he has worked diligently for with his students.  Loren’s dedication shows in his extremely detailed classes where he works to build both physical and mental toughness to handle violence and life in general.

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Krav Maga Coach

Sarkis Einarson

Sarkis has been coaching Krav Maga, Defensive Options ® since 2016.  His contagious energy makes his classes unpredictable, allowing students to discover their capabilities. He continues his training in Krav Maga as well as Muay Thai and BJJ. When Sarkis isn’t teaching, he loves to play intricate strategy games

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BJJ and Muay Thai Coach

DeSean Dyer

DeSean has been doing martial arts since he was seven, and he has been teaching BJJ since 2006. DeSean competes in BJJ and MMA tournaments, but when he’s not teaching or competing he loves to cook, read and listen to live music.  DeSean is able to teach in a way that everyone can understand and he truly values seeing the growth of his students’ abilities.

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Judo Coach

Josh Ruiz

Josh has been apart of the Judo community since 2003.  As a 2nd Degree Black Belt, he holds many medals in various World, National and Regional Championships. He joined the Fit To Fight ® team in 2015 and has opened our eyes to the applicability of Judo in a real world altercation. His commitment to teaching shows in his students successes in Regional and National competitions.

Location

3302 Laventure Drive Suite A110 Chamblee, Ga, 30341

(770) 864- 9477

tryaclass@ftfatl.com