Professor Marty Cale started training in Krav Maga in 1999. In 2001 Professor Marty Cale and his school, Arkansas Martial Arts, was certified by Krav Maga Instructor Rhon Mizrachi to teach Krav Maga. In 2011, Professor Cale traveled to Israel and trained and received Krav Maga Diploma/Certification From Ran Nakash, former Chief Commander of the Israeli Defense Forces. In 2012 he received more training and a 2nd Diploma/Certification from Ran Nakash former Chief Commander of IDF, Danny Netzer Current Chief Commander of IDF and Itay Dannenberg, former Security Instructor of IDF. In July of 2013, Professor Marty Cale hosted Nakash, Netzer and Dannenberg in the US where they helped him teach a Defensive Tactics Course for Law Enforcement in Phoenix AZ, where he was presented a 3rd Diploma/Certificate in front of 300 people.
Professor Cale has taught Krav Maga both in the US and overseas. He has taught Krav Maga to people, including Law Enforcement and Military personel from all 50 states at a National Training Camp since 2004. He has held seminars in Nashville TN, Chicago IL, St. Louis MO, Tulsa OK, Oklahoma City OK, Little Rock AR, Branson MO, Dallas TX, Tallahassees FL, Buffalo NY, Los Angeles CA and Las Vegas to mention a few. He has also traveled overseas to the Phillippines, St. Lucia, Barbados and Martinique, Eastern Caribbean Islands teaching Krav Maga to the Military, Police, Airport Security and Air Marshals.
In September 2011, Professor Marty Cale and his Assistant Instructor Dr. Chris Tucker, traveled to Israel and trained in Krav Maga with Ran Nakash, former Chief Commander of Israeli Defense Forces for Krav Maga. During their stay in Israel, Mr. Cale and Mr. Tucker was fortunate to train at the IDF ARMY TRAINING BASE with Danny Netzer, the current Chief Commander of Israeli Defense Forces for Krav Maga. Being advanced Instructors in Krav Maga, Mr. Cale and Mr Tucker was able to train in VIP PROTECTION and SECURITY as taught to high ranking military and law enforcement officers. Both Professor Cale and Dr. Tucker received a Diploma from Ran Nakash making them the first and only two Americans to receive such Diploma from Ran Nakash.
In 2012, Professor Marty Cale and his wife Jenny Cale, traveled to Israel and trained once again with the Chief Commanders and Head Instructors of the IDF. Training was held at the IDF Army training base and the National Security Training Academy for Court and Parliment Security Officers. This training was done along side some of Israel’s top Krav Maga Instructors for the military, and Security Officers for Jerusalem Court System.
In 2013, Professor Cale took several people to Israel once again to train in Krav Maga with the Chief Commanders and Head Instructors of the Israeli Defense Forces.
Every year in the month of July, Professor Cale heads up the largest Krav Maga Defensive Tactics Instructors Course for Law Enforcement Training and certifies some of the United States most elite Law Enforcement Officers including Local, State, and Federal Agents and Elite Military Instructors.
Professor Cale has written a complete Manual for Krav Maga Defensive Tactics for Law Enforcement. This Manual is used at many Law Enforcement agencies around the United States as their Official DT Course.
Professor Marty Cale has been training and studying the martial arts for nearly 4 decades. He holds numerous Black Belts in various arts including a 10th Degree Black Belt in Kenpo Karate and a 7th Degree Black Belt in Combative JuJitsu. He has been a Certified Instructor in JKD (Bruce Lee’s Art) since 1995 and recently receiving a second Instructor Certification from Grandmaster Richard Bustillo, one of Bruce Lee’s original students. Mr. Cale has been certified as a Defensive Tactics Instructor for Law Enforcement by 3 different organizations.
Professor Marty Cale is President and Chief Director /Instructor of the Krav Maga Association and is in charge of setting up Krav Maga schools as well as Instructor Seminars for Civilians and Law Enforcement around the world. He along with his wife Jenny own and operate Krav Maga Headquarters in Fayetteville Arkansas where they teach Krav Maga.