Skills to walk in peace
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.