Xtreme Krav Maga Springfield is a gym specializing in the Israeli form of self defense known as Krav Maga
Xtreme Krav Maga Springfield's mission is to bring Krav Maga to the Springfield area, and to teach residents the knowledge they need to know in order to defend themselves and their families. We also promote a healthy lifestyle and hold community events.
Xtreme Krav Maga Springfield was founded in 2014 as Ultimate Krav Maga, and took the name Xtreme Krav Maga in 2015 after securing an affiliation with Xtreme Krav Maga St. Louis. XKM-Springfield teaches Krav Maga, which was founded by Imi Lichtenfeld and is the official hand-to-hand combat system of the IDF. Krav Maga focuses on simple principles, instinctive movememnts, and is designed to teach practical self defense in the shortest possible time. Techniques learned include defenses against chokes, grabs, bear hugs, as well as weapons.