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Kimi Monaco is a Certified Krav Maga Global Instructor and teaches Krav Maga at Battle Born Krav Maga in Las Vegas, which she is the owner. She is part of the Women’s Division for Krav Maga Global and is a military veteran who proudly served in the United States Armed Forces.
Monaco is a board member for Vegas Youth Ambassadors and is very involved with several other non-profit organizations that are involved with helping human trafficking victims,  homeless youth of Nevada, group home/foster care children, Ronald McDonald House, Embracing Project and the Center for Peace. She is very involved with the Jewish community helping with JNF(Jewish National Fund) as well as synagogues and schools.
In addition, Monaco currently teaches Self Defense classes as a college credit at UNLV which specialize in building awareness as well as confidence. Krav Maga has been a segway into helping others. She works for Stryker Orthopedics as well as being a mother.


Chris Teachman is a Certified Krav Maga Global Instructor and teaches at Battle Born Krav Maga in Las Vegas. Along with Kimi, Chris teaches various defenses and combatives through series of drills and progressions that allow students to quickly understand and master.

In addition to training students in Krav Maga and assisting Kimi Monaco with programs that deal with Human Trafficking and Anti-Bullying , he assists local organizations such as  the Ronald McDonald House, the Center for Peace, Communities in Schools, and Habitat for Humanity, to list a few. Chris is a Board Member for Vegas Youth Ambassadors and currently is the Chairman of the Community Services Committee for NAIOP (Development and Construction Industry).

2 thoughts on “Instructors

  1. I am interested in attending classes at your establishment. Could you please contact me with any information I need to attend.
    Thank you very much for your time. Looking forward to hearing from you soon.
    Sonja Goff

    • Good afternoon Sonja! Thank you for contacting us. Simply come by the gym and sign a waiver. Wear comfortable gym clothes and shoes. Your first week is free to try out all classes! Feel free to check out our website at http://www.battlebornkravmagalv.com for our schedule and some more info about what we do and who we are! We look forward to seeing you at class!


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