Roy Elitzur

Roy Elitzur
grade: 
Black belt - dan 3
certification: 
Krav Maga instructors course Wingate Institute Began training in 1996 Ilan Fadlon

Roi Elitzur was born in Bonyamina at 1991. He began training Krav Maga when he was 5 years old with the ancouragement of his father, who wanted him to get self confidence and learn how to defence himself. His father was a good friend of the late Shmuel Brener who was 9th dan at Dennis survival (By Dennis Hannover).

Roi has been training for many years ands is one of the top and highly ranked students of Master Ilan Fadlon. Roi was chosed as an "Outstanding student of the year" for many years in a row.

At the age of 14, Roi began training intensively and at that year he was tested fo brown belt and passed the test successfully. A year later, at 2006 and a the youg age of 15 he passed the Black belt test and became one of the youngest black belts.

 

In 2007 Roi graduated the Krav Maga instructors cours held at the Wingate istitute and started instructing alongside Ilan Fadlon.

Roi was also part of the team that was filmed for the Discovery Channels' program "Fight Quest", which was filmes in Israel.

In november 2008 Roi passed the 2nd dan test with Yoni Bhonker.

On August 2009 Roi was drafted to the IDF and servet at the 611 unit of the Artillery Corps. Even during his military service he kept on training any time he could.

On January 2010 Roi graduated as top of his class at the "IDF Krav Maga Istructors course", which was held at Bahad 8 at Wingate. He than returned to his unit and built a training program and took on himself the job of beeing the Krav Maga instructor of his unit. The unit never had a Krav Maga instructor prior to that time.

On August 2013 he was discharged from the IDF and got back to training intensively, while working as a real-astate agent in Binyamina while learning Maketing and advertising courses.

On May 2013 Roi passed the test for 3rd dan black belt.

Today Roi is a student at the Hadassa Academic Collage in Jerusalem. When he is in Binyamina he always comes over to train with the guys there.

Roi is one of the board members of the K.M.IL organization.