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  • Shlomi Katz Sunnyvale, CA

    My Story

    Shlomi Katz has been training in martial arts for 34 years, and teaching youth and adults, civilians and soldiers, for over 26 years. He served as a fighter in Special Forces in the IDF and later as the head of Krav Maga and hand to hand combat in the LOTAR – the Counter Terror School (CTU) of the IDF. He train all the Special Forces including, seals, special unite in the air force etc.…. Shlomi specialized in brining elite soldiers with no background (in hand to hand combat) to a high level of fighting. And in combining the hand to hand fighting skills with the armed fighting. After the military, Shlomi trained and consulted different security organizations and opened his own school for civilians. He raised hundreds of martial arts students that reached the highest level of krav maga. Many of them also reached to the top of Israeli full contact fighting. Among them; world champion in Pankration, Israeli karate full contact champions, kickboxing top rank fighters etc.…

    In 2008 Shlomi moved to Sunnyvale California and in 2009 he open his Krav maga and martial arts center called Kravzone. Since then He teaches there along with one of his senior black belt form Israel, Tomer Davidovich and several of black belts that he raised in the states.

    הסיפור שלי

    שלומי כץ מתאמן באמנויות לחימה מזה 34 שנה ומלמד צעירים ומבוגרים, אזרחים וחיילים, למעלה מ- 26 שנה.

    הוא שירת כלוחם בכוחות המיוחדים בצה”ל ומאוחר יותר כראש קרב מגע וקרב יד ביד ב LOTAR – בית הספר למלחמה בטרור (CTU) של צה”ל.

    שלומי התמחה בהדרכת חיילים מובחרים ללא רקע בקרב יד ביד והביאם לרמת לחימה גבוהה.

    לאחר הצבא אימן שלומי וייעץ לארגוני ביטחון שונים ופתח בית ספר משלו לאזרחים.

    הוא גידל מאות סטודנטים לאומנויות לחימה שהגיעו לרמה הכי מתוחכמת של קרב מגע. רבים מהם הגיעו גם לצמרת הלחימה המלאה בישראל. ביניהם; אלוף העולם בפנקרציה, אלופי ישראל בקראטה, לוחמי דרגה ראשונה בקיקבוקס ועוד.

    בשנת 2008 עבר שלומי לסאניווייל קליפורניה ובשנת 2009 הוא פתח את מרכז קרב מגע ואומנויות לחימה בשם קראבזון. מאז הוא מלמד שם יחד עם תומר דוידוביץ’, בעל חגורה שחורה.

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