Our Krav Maga Academy Team

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Instructor Team

This is our Krav Maga Academy team. Our instructors and behind the scenes team keep our academy a fun and fast-paced place to be and you will meet them all:

Picture of adult instructor and founder of Krav Maga Self Defence Academy, Piotr.

Piotr Fajecki | Founder & Director of Training

The man who started it all - Piotr began training Krav Maga in 2008. Throughout his journey, he has trained in the greatest Krav Maga Organisations across the globe and has been taught by the world’s elite including Eyal Yanilov, Joe Ambrosino, Tomasz Adamczyk, Amnon Darsa and Andrzej Marczak to name a few. After founding the Krav Maga Academy in 2013, he’s been living and breathing Krav Maga everyday teaching civilians, military and corporate clients.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga Instructor: Expert Level 1
  • Krav Maga Kids and Teen Instructor
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Conflict Management
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Self Defence Instruction
  • Sport & Combat Firearms Instructor by Polish Ministry of Education & Internal Affairs (EU Approved)

Picture of kids instructor and co-founder of Krav Maga Self Defence Academy, Karolina.

Karolina Sega-Fajecka | Founder & Operations Director

The brains behind the business, Karolina makes things happen. As Co-founder and Operations Director of the Academy, she keeps our Instructors in check, our Krav Gear shop in stock and our Krav Maga Kids classes full of fun - because she's a qualified Kids Instructor too!

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga Kids Instructor
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Self Defence Instruction
  • QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)

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Delphine Craig
Adults Instructor & Chief Kids Instructor

Our much-loved Kids Krav Maga instructor Delphine has been enriching and empowering young children in Kent since January 2015. Delphine is a keen aviation fan and also enjoys photography.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga Instructor, Graduate Level 3
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Conflict Management
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Self Defence Instruction
  • Tactical shooting course Level 1
  • QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)

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Stefan Vajkai | Adults & Kids Instructor

Stefan brings 6 years of training in Kyoushin Karate with him to the Academy and plenty of experience working with young people. After joining the Academy in 2015, Stefan began assisting our Chief Kids Instructor, we're honoured that he has continued his journey and joins us on the Academy HQ Kids Team.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga Kids Instructor
  • Krav Maga Graduate Level 1
  • Certified in Conflict Management
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Self Defence Instruction
  • Tactical shooting course Level 1

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Delana Horne | Kids Instructor

Studying Jiu Jitsu from a young age, Delana has always held a passion for martial arts. No stranger to going the extra mile, Delana has sharpened her striking skills with frequent trips to boxing schools in the Philliphines. Discovering Krav Maga in 2017, Delana is the newest addition to our Academy HQ Kids Team.

Qualifications:

  • Krav Maga Kids Instructor
  • Krav Maga Practitioner Level 1
  • Certified in Conflict Management
  • BTEC Level 3 Advanced Award in Self Defence Instruction

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Basia Ogrodnik | Graphic Designer

Basia creates the beautiful imagery you see across our website and social media platforms. Specialising in graphic design, Basia is a creative genius and we're incredibly lucky to have her on board.

Qualifications:

  • Graduated from Warsaw School of Arts
  • Passionate photographer