Kyiv, “Vokzalna” or “Universitet” Underground Station. 75 Zhylianskaya St
Minimal age requirement: 15 years.
On March 25, 2017, our team performed demonstrations at the 32e Festival des Arts Martiaux. We are the first team from Ukraine to perform on the Bercy stage since 1989.
Woohoo! We did it!
Krav Maga & Combatives is a club of the Ukrainian Combatives Federation, which is engaged in the development and popularization of hand-to-hand combat, self-defense, survival techniques in extreme situations, as well as in modern society.
Combatives is a term for military-hand-to-hand combat techniques that formed around the beginning of World War II. Combatives of that time were built around techniques from judo, ju-jitsu, some Chinese systems, as well as principles taken from the criminal environment with an emphasis on simplicity and efficiency. Nowadays combatives is a set of techniques and methods of hand-to-hand combat, that are based on time-tested principles of the war years. Combatives takes consideration in the modern trends of martial arts and the realities of modern human.
Krav Maga is a combatives system created in Israel. Literal translation means contact (maga) fight (krav). Like many other combatives systems, krav maga is based on several principles: simplicity, the transition from defensive to offensive technique, usage of improvised tools, attack of vulnerable points. This system turned out to be so adaptive that it quickly went beyond the limits of army training.
Complete hand-to-hand combat system with clear methodology, tactics and effective technical arsenal
Simple and logical training curriculum, accessible for understanding and mastering in a short time
Simulation of various conflict situation. Technique stress testing
Functional fitness training designed specifically for the strikers
Regular certification from Ucrainian Combatives Federation
The opportunity to participate in specialized seminars
Summer training camps.
Qualified and attentive but demanding instructors
Friendly and productive training atmosphere
Krav Maga is an Israeli system of hand-to-hand combat and self-defense. Krav Maga is built on techniques that originate from boxing, ju-jitsu, judo, wrestling. The main goal of the Krav Maga is the destruction of any enemy capabilities for further attacks.
ТАКТІКА Combatives is the Ukrainian system of hand-to-hand combat and tactical training. “TAKTIKA” was created as a fundamentally new and most effective discipline using international experience in the field of hand-to-hand combat and self-defense, the characteristics of psychology, biomechanics and human physiology.
Borys Bidichev has been practicing martial arts and hand-to-hand combat since 1982. He has master’s levels (black belt) in several martial arts. He has been a teacher and adviser on hand-to-hand combat and special training for the Ukrainian National Guard and the Armed Forces personnel. Borys Bidichev is the founder of international programs TAKTIKA Combat Systems, TAKTIKA Combatives, and Ukrainian Taktika programs. Founder and president of Ukrainian Combatives Federation
Martial arts practicioner since 2004. She is an expert in self-defense, personal security, and special physical training. She has the national bodyguard qualification. Also she is an instructor of krav maga and aggressive training methods; Fairbairn Defendu system instructor, ICS instructor, UCF third (Advanced) level instructor. Kseniya Moshykhina is a director and second vice president of UCF.
He has been studying hand-to-hand combat according to TAKTIKA Combatives program since 2015. Specialist in self-defense and specialised physical training. UCF first (Intro) level instructor.