Skills to walk in peace

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Dono­van Ryan doesn’t need bet­ter work sto­ries.

The krav maga in­struc­tor has count­less tales of stu­dents who have been able to pro­tect them­selves with skills they learned in his class.

One stu­dent was held up at knife­point while with­draw­ing cash from an ATM and man­aged to get away.

An­other woman es­caped from be­ing at­tacked and raped in a park.

‘‘Hear­ing from stu­dents who have ac­tu­ally saved their own lives with the skills is amaz­ing,’’ he says. Ryan got into the self-de­fence tech­nique in

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Fight­ing fit: Self­de­fence in­struc­tor Dono­van Ryan says ev­ery­one could use the prac­ti­cal skills taught in krav maga.

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