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The Only Krav Maga & CrossFit Gym In Fort Myers

New World Defense & Fitness is located in Fort Myers, FL, just off I 75. If you are traveling north (towards Tampa) to the gym simply take Daniels exit like going toward the SW International Airport. Make a right on Treeline and we will be less that one mile on your right. Look for the Krav Maga and CrossFit flags. Once you drive onto the parking lot, make a left and find a parking spot. Contact us today if you have any questions. Or better yet, book a Trial Class and and experience our community.

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MEET OUR EXPERT COACHES

Program Director & Head Instructor

Juan Acosta

Certifications:

  • USKMA 3rd Degree Black Belt and certified instructor
  • Krav Maga Instructor Course Wingate

Program Director & Head Instructor

Juan Acosta

Certifications:

  • USKMA 3rd Degree Black Belt and certified instructor
  • Krav Maga Instructor Course Wingate Institute (Israel)
  • Krav Maga Certified Weapons Instructor
  • CrossFit L2 Coach
  • CrossFit Mobility
  • USAW Club Coach
  • World Kettlebell Club Trainer
  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • CPR/AED

“Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.”
-Stephen R. Covey

Head Instructor

Alexis Acosta

Certifications:

  • USKMA 3rd Degree Black Belt and certified instructor
  • Krav Maga Instructor Course Wingate

Head Instructor

ALEXIS ACOSTA

Certifications:

  • USKMA 3rd Degree Black Belt and certified instructor
  • Krav Maga Instructor Course Wingate Institute (Israel)
  • CrossFit L2 Coach
  • CrossFit Gymnastics
  • CPR/AED

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”

-Mahatma Gandhi

CrossFit Coach

Michael Johnston

Certifications:

  • CrossFit L2 Coach
  • CPR/AED
  • Precision Nutrition Level 1 (Pn1)

CrossFit Coach

MICHAEL JOHNSTON

Certifications:

  • CrossFit L2 Coach
  • CPR/AED
  • Precision Nutrition Level 1 (Pn1)

“No discipline is enjoyable while it is happening-it’s painful. But afterward there will be a peaceful harvest of right living for those who are trained in this way.”

-Hebrews 12-11

Boxing & CrossFit Coach

Will Ballester

About Coach Will:

  • MMA/Boxing fighter
  • Heavy Weight Champion

Boxing & CrossFit Coach

WILL BALLESTER

About Coach Will:

  • MMA/Boxing fighter
  • Heavy Weight Champion
  • Lost over 150 lbs to become a fighter
  • Recruited to play D1 Football

“Don’t be afraid of death; be afraid of an unlived life. You don’t have to live forever, you just have to live.” -Natalie Babbitt

Krav Maga Instructor

Christopher Hurst

Certifications:

  • SABRE Personal safety academy instructor
  • NRA Basic pistol instructor
  • USKMA Certified Instructor

Gracie Jiu Jitsu Coach

CHRISTOPHER HURST

Certifications:

  • USKMA Certified Instructor
  • SABRE Personal safety academy instructor
  • NRA Basic pistol instructor
  • NRA Personal Protection in the home instructor
  • NRA Home firearm safety instructor
  • NRA Refuse to be a victim instructor
  • NRA Chief range safety officer

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
–Edmund Burke

Gracie Jiu Jitsu Coach

Fabio Franco Da Silva

Certifications:

  • Black belt third degree formed by Royler Gracie and Rolker Gracie, sons of the

Gracie Jiu Jitsu Coach

FABIO FRANCO DA SILVA

Certifications:

  • Black belt third degree formed by Royler Gracie and Rolker Gracie, sons of the
  • Grandmaster Helio Gracie in Gracie Humaita Academy, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Teacher graduate of the IBJJF – International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation.

CrossFit Coach

Lissette Lopez

Certifications:

    • CPR/AED Certified
    • CrossFit L2 Coach

CrossFit Coach

LISSETTE LOPEZ

Certifications:

  • CrossFit L2 Coach
  • CPR/AED Certified

‘Be present in all things and thankful for all things.’
-Maya Angelou

CrossFit Coach

Jennifer Mauser

Certifications:

  • CrossFit L1 Coach
  • CPR/AED Certified
  • USKMA Certified Instructor

Krav Maga Instructor

JENNIFER MAUSER

Certifications:

  • USKMA Certified Instructor
  • CrossFit L1 Coach
  • CPR/AED Certified

“A river cuts through rock, not because of its power, but because of its persistence”
-James N. Watkins

Krav Maga Instructor

Jeff Liddle

Certifications:

  • USKMA Certified Instructor
  • Certified home firearm safety instructor

Krav Maga Instructor

JEFF LIDDLE

Certifications:

  • USKMA Certified Instructor
  • Certified home firearm safety instructor
  • Certified pistol instructor
  • Range safety officer
  • CPR/AED

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential…these are the keys to unlock the door to personal excellence.”
-Confucius

Come And Find Us

OUR LOCATION

New World Defense & Fitness is located in Fort Myers, FL, just off I 75. If you are traveling north (towards Tampa) to the gym simply take Daniels exit like going toward the SW International Airport. Make a right on Treeline and we will be less that one mile on your right.  Look for the Krav Maga and CrossFit flags. Once you drive onto the parking lot, make a left and find a parking spot. Contact us today if you have any questions. Or better yet, book a Trial Class and and experience our community..

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