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Class Times (Pinelands)

  • Every Monday 7pm - 8pm

St Stephen's Anglican Church

7 Central Square


Class Times (Rondebosch)

  • Every Wednesday 8pm - 9pm

St Thomas Anglican Church

Thomas Lane


In addition to being a certified EDA Krav Maga instructor, Esmond is also a physical education instructor, with a background of having served in the South African Navy.

Esmond is passionate about providing adults and teens with practical training which will provide greater self-confidence, a deeper sense of purpose, and which will ultimately lead to crime-free communities as people are equipped to live more safely and securely.


Esmond teaches practical Krav Maga that can be learned easily, applied effectively, and which works in reality. In addition to physical self-defense techniques, the training also includes awareness and avoidance skills, reacting intelligently in crisis situations, and exercising leadership by taking responsibility for personal and family safety.


Individuals, groups, and companies are welcome to contact Esmond for details of class training as well as corporate seminars and community workshops.