Krav Maga

Molotov Mitchell

A Black Belt and Chief Instructor in Krav Maga, the official fighting system of Israeli Defense Forces and Mossad. Drawing on his training from around the world, he created the pressure-tested curriculum of his own federation, Atlas Krav Maga.

Mitchell opened Triangle Krav Maga, an Israeli military-stylized combat training center to empower his community.

It wasn’t long before the center was repeatedly voted “Best Martial Arts Studio” in the region (Indy Week).

Career Achievements

And Credentials
in Hand-to-Hand
Combat Since 2010

1. U.S. Martial Arts Hall of Fame Inductee
2. World Record: Fastest Unarmed Gun Disarm Krav Maga Black Belt
3. Krav Maga Practical Instructor (Wingate Institute, Israel)
4. Appointed H2H Chief Instructor (U.S. Protective Services and Global Warfare Center)

5. “Defender of Freedom” Recipient (NRA Golden Eagles)
6. CCH Instructor (certified via NC Dept. of Justice)
7. Taught L.E.O. Hand-to-Hand Tactics (Wake Tech, NC)
8. Founder, Triangle Krav Maga Studios (NC)

9. Founder, Atlas Krav Maga Nat’l Federation
10. Int'l E&E and Counter-Abduction Instructor (Cairo, Chisinau, Glacier Bay and Havana)
11. Best-Selling Self-defense Author (Safeguard, RECOIL Magazine)
12. Appointed Council Member, Council for Health and Physical Fitness (Raleigh, NC, 2014-2016)

13. Patented Weapons Designer (Hex Tool, Benthic Knife, Brakeline and Delta Ring)
14. NRA-certified to Teach: Pistol, Shotgun, Personal Protection in the Home and Personal Protection Outside the Home
15. Weapons 201 Instructor: Flamethrower
16. Director and Star of the popular short film “Krav Maga: Compendium”

17. Directed and Starred in “WASTERS,” a Krav Maga-driven action film that won dozens of laurels and awards in festivals around the world, including Best Action Film, Best Director, Best Editing, Best Actress, Best Stuntman, Best Visual FX, Best Fight Scene and Best Fight Choreography.
18. Creator of the Atlas Remote Membership Training Video Series
19. Author and Illustrator of the Krav Maga instructional playing cards, “52 Ways to Die.”


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