Ricky Manetta is the Founder and head Instructor of MMA KRAV MAGA. He is 44 years of age and had his first taste of martial arts when he was 9 years old.
His journey has taken him through many different styles which he says has helped keep his ”open mind” to self defence.
Ricky has multiple clubs and instructors affiliated to him teaching world wide.
With over 30 years of martial arts experience he spends his time teaching to a wide audience his belief that less is more when it comes to the art of confrontation and self defence.
His best selling self defence iPhone App has reached number 1 In 12 countries.
Is the self defence instructor for some of the largest trade organisations and teaches courses for both the LTDA the largest taxi union in the UK with over 10,000 members and Dial a cab one of the largest Black taxi radio circuits in London.
Is a head co-ordinator and works world wide with the UFC the ultimate fighting championship.
Heads security teams working with police on high profile events.
Works within schools teaching his anti knife and anti bullying “your words have power campaign” and within the work place teaching self defence and avoidance and awareness.