Founder: Imrich (“Imi”) Sde Or
Imrich (“Imi”) Sde-Or (Lichtenfeld) was born on May 26, 1910, to a Hungarian Jewish family in Budapest in the Austro-Hungarian Empire . He grew up in Bratislava, Slovakia’s capital, with a father who provided him quite an unusual childhood. Samuel Lichtenfeld, his father, was a chief inspector on the Bratislava police force and a former circus acrobat.
With his father’s encouragement, Imi engaged in a wide range of sports, such as swimming, boxing, wrestling and gymnastics. He trained at a Gymnasium owned by his father, who taught self-defense. Imi excelled in wrestling both as contestant an as trainer, Also winning several awards in these fields.
About Krav Maga in India
I was associated with Krav Maga India from since 2004 on-wards but on February 2014, I have started my independent organisation BadAzz Krav Maga Military Combat Academy teaching BadAzz Krav Maga Israeli Self Defense in Bangalore, along with Ninja Kubaton Non-Lethal Self Defense Tool, Knife Fighting / Knife Self Defense and Collapsible Baton Self Defense Tool, Stress & Pain Conditioning drills, Drills with Sledge Hammer and Sand Bags and his personal favorite Combat Psychological Empowerment Knowledge session