Roy Elghanayan’s Krav Maga Los Angeles (REKM INC.) is the only Official National Training Center of Israeli Self Defense and Israeli Tactical Shooting in the United States directly associated with the Israeli Special Forces, currently providing Defensive Tactics (DT) to law enforcement and military personnel worldwide.
Our Krav Maga / Defensive Tactics Division is led by Chief Instructor, Staff Sergeant Roy Elghanayan, former member of the Israeli Special Forces.
Our Tactical Law Enforcement Division is led by Staff Sergeant Aaron Cohen, former member of Duvdevan, Israel’s top special operations counter terrorist unit.
Together, we offer a true, authentic Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) full training experience emphasizing hand-to-hand combat, tactical shooting and warrior training for both men and women. We also provide self defense and anti bullying training for kids from the age of 3 years old. With our passion and dedication to the self defense survival system of the IDF, we will provide you with a unique opportunity that was Made In Israel, but only taught at REKM.
Established in 2007.
REKM Inc. (Roy Elghanayan’s Krav Maga) was created in 2007 by a first generation Israeli Special Forces Krav Maga Instructor, Staff Sergeant Roy Elghanayan. The Israeli Chief of Staff ranked Roy (twice) as The #1 Krav Maga Instructor in the entire IDF. Roy is famous for taking Imi Lichtenfeld’s vision, the founder of Krav Maga to a new level, a place where even Imi didn’t imagine, but Roy did. Over 30,000 Israeli Special Forces were trained by him. More than 20 different countries have invited him to share his real combat expertise.
In 2012 Roy received worldwide recognition as an Official Ambassador of Authentic Krav Maga. In 2013 he ranked 4th Degree Black Belt in Krav Maga and Israeli Ju Jitsu, after more than 25 years of practicing.
REKM is the only official National Training Center of Israeli Self Defense and Tactical Shooting in the United States directly associated with the Israeli Special Forces currently providing defensive tactics to law enforcement and military personnel.