TBKM (Tampa Bay Krav Maga) is the vision of owner and head instructor Joseph Battle. The school couples his passion for martial arts with his love for helping people succeed.
At Tampa Bay Krav Maga, we offer outstanding instruction in Krav Maga and Fitness with an emphasis on building long lasting relationships with our students.
We invite you to come check out our friendly and clean establishment!
Owner / Instructor
Joseph Battle comes from a grappling background. Starting with Judo, Joe earned his Brown Belt in Judo while competing in numerous Judo competitions locally, regionally, and nationally.
In addition to Judo, Joe is also an accomplished high school wrestler. Joe has been training with the source for Krav Maga, Eyal Yanilov since 2010 and has received all of his ranking from Eyal.
Eyal Yanilov is the foremost authority on Krav Maga. Having trained nearly all the first generation Krav Maga instructors, Eyal has been studying and teaching Krav Maga for 40 years.
Eyal has trained military, special forces, counter terrorist units, law enforcement. SWAT Teams, and civilians all over the world. Eyal is based in Israel and travels all over the world around 300 days a year teaching instructor courses and workshops.