Katie Murphy

Fighting Spirit Karate, LLC
Katie Murphy

4th Degree Black Belt - USA Goju
Level 4 – Krav Maga
Nine Time World Champion
Sixteen Time US National Champion
24 Years of Martial Arts Training

Katie began her training in USA Goju in 1991 studying under Kyoshi Thomas Maloney and Kyoshi Joseph Rinaldi. Over the past 15 years, Katie has expanded her martial arts journey, training in Goju-Ryu, Shotokan, Krav Maga, and now a little Kyokushin and Judo. Sensei Murphy trains and assists with classes regularly at Fighting Spirit Karate in New Paltz, NY under Shidoshi Sean Schenker and with Chris Dammann at Hudson Valley Krav Maga in Pawling, NY.

Katie is a former competitor on the NASKA circuit and member of two US National Competition Teams where she represented the United States in World Games in Portugal, Spain, Canada, Austria, and Ireland earning Gold Medals in Traditional Bo Kata, Traditional Forms, and Creative Forms.

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Breakout Session: Krav Maga - Practical Women's Self Defense & Awareness
Sensei Katie Murphy (lead Krav Maga Instructor) leads a seminar in practical self-defense for women. It includes easy to learn street applications to help women understand what to do in an emergent situation. She will also talk about awareness & several tips on what to do regarding situational awareness, what to do before, during or after an attack occurs.
At Girls World Expo Hudson Valley, NY on Sunday, April 14, 2019

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