Haim Gidon

Martial Artist


Who is Haim Gidon?

Haim Gidon is a world renowned teacher of Krav Maga, an Israeli-originated self-defense and military hand-to-hand combat system taught to military, police forces and civilians worldwide.

He was a co-founder of the IKMA in 1977. In 1994, upon Imi Lichtenfeld's retirement, he became the Grandmaster and president of the Israeli Krav Maga Association. He was granted an 8th dan white and red belt by Imi Lichtenfeld, the founder of Krav Maga. Today Gidon now holds a 10th dan red belt which is the highest degree in Krav Maga.

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on July 23, 2013


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