Training ordinary people for extraordinary circumstances
Graham Kuerschner is the Head Instructor of SDT has over 50 years continuous experience in self defence and in that time has attained instructor status across seven systems and won titles in judo, Eskrima and kickboxing. As one of Australia’s leading experts on self defence he is regularly approached by the print and electronic media for commentary on the subject. Graham has been called upon to be a police or legal expert witness in a number of serious legal cases before Supreme Courts. He has also been a Contributing Editor to Blitz, Australia’s national martial arts magazine since 2002 and has a regular column, the “Tactical Approach” in each issue.
He was the inaugral Director for Krav Maga Global (KMG) Australia and New Zealand and was instrumental in introducing and establishing Krav Maga in Australia. In collaboration with Eyal Yanilov, Chief Instructor for KMG, he authored the Instructor Manual for all KMG Krav Maga Instructors world-wide.
At right Graham and Eyal Yanilov on the front cover of Blitz (well someone had to play the bad guy).