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The original KAPAP system was developed in the late 1930s, within the Jewish Aliyah camps as part of the preparatory training system before the arrival of the British Mandate of Palestine.

The Palmach and Haganah used KAPAP as an ongoing combat development program for their recruits. Today KAPAP has been re-developed and re-defined to be one of the most formidable defensive systems in the world. British Kapap works alongside many other organisations both in Israel and across the globe to make sure we keep this system relevant, up-to-date and tested under every condition.
     
     

NEXT GKA COURSE / SEMINAR

 

GKA DIARY 2017

 
June
MASTERS 121
EVOLUTION 7

Mixed Martial Arts Annual 2 Day Course
Where: Braintree Leisure Center
When: 24th - 25th
Time: Sat 10:00-16.30 - Sun 10:00-16.00
Cost: Adult: £40 Two Days Child £15 Per Day

July
GLOBAL KAPAP
INSTRUCTORS COURSE

Where: Northampton, UK
When: 30 June - 3 July

September
AMIT HIMELSTEIN
CQB INSTRUCTORS COURSE
Where: Kyushinkai Martial Art , Court Works Industrial Estate, Bridgnorth Road, Madeley, TF7 4JB
When: 1 - 4 September

INTERNATIONAL UK
2 DAY SEMINAR

A Gathering of International instructors
Where: Northampton
When: 23-24 September 2017

October
GERMANY

INSTRUCTORS UPDATE

Where: Bremen, Germany
Dates: 7th - 8th
Including Open Public Knife Seminar


September
2017 SHINPI IZUMI DOJO
Glastonbury Annual Carnival Course

Where: Paddington Farm Trust, Somerset.

 

Amit Himelstein will be back in the UK
direct from Israel this September.

After many requests, there will now be a 4 day instructor course covering all the principles of modern day CQB, it will be run by Amit, lead instructor of the IKA. At
36 Amit is a 2 time Junior World Champion at Sanchou (Chinese Kickboxing), also a 2 time Adult World Champion at Sanchou, a 2 time World Champion at Shauo Jiao (Chinese Wrestling) Senior belt holder at BJJ, Judo, Karate and qualified Krav Maga & Kapap Iinstructor.

Amit travels the Globe teaching Special Forces and Law Enforcement Agencies He has his own dojo's teaching Kapap, Krav Maga, Wrestling, Sanchou and MMA He is an all round nice guy with a wealth of knowledge, direct from Israel.


 

GLOBAL NETWORK & COLLABORATION

Our non-political, no-ego network, allows other organisations to work with and along side us, without changing names, or having to belong to the same group. Other organisations have found this a great platform to work with.  If your organisation or club wishes to be part of our global network and wishes to just swap knowledge and learn from each other, please email us for more info.
 
     
 

2011

British Kapap was formed by Adrian Valman and two police officers from the UK after meeting and training together on a self defence course. We became members of the British Combat Association and organised seminars for the 'PFOA' Police Firearms Officers Association.

2012

British Kapap had grown from a small group to expanding across Europe. Many changes had to be made to deal with the sudden growth. We started travelling across Europe and began working with some large organisations cross teaching our systems of self defence.

2013

British Kapap became recognised Internationaly, with instructors and representatives in Europe and beyond. BKA is now across several countries in Europe and still expanding. We are now working together with the WKMF and FKMI to expand Kapap even further.

2014

British Kapap formed a Network in 2013, this was called 'Global Kapap' this network has spread across Europe and beyond, opening the door for many other organisations to work with us, cross teaching and forming a family, a brotherhood of teachers and students working together for the same goal.

2015

British Kapap has been operating for 5 years across Europe and the UK and is going to the Far East, Indonesia in January 2015, to open it's first Kapap Club in Asia. British Kapap has expanded to Sri Lanka and will also, later this year be co-operating with some amazing Israeli organisations.

2016

We will be joining forces with other international organisations to form a brotherhood of NO EGO, NO POLITICS, JUST TRAINING. The BKA continues to grow with training now back in Israel and also spreading across a few new countries in 2016. This year coming we will see a few good changes.

2017

In 2017 we look forward to working together with the IDSA & WSDA in Italy. We move into our 7th year with growth and knowledge, training and updating KAPAP/CQB with Amit Himelstein direct from Israel as well as working with many other instructors and organisations around the world to improve knowledge and friendships.
   


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