Meet our Lead Instructor, Alec Dakin. For over a decade, Alec has been training and teaching Krav Maga in the metro Detroit area, as well as in the Grand Rapids area. Alec has a background in Tae Kwon Do, Marine Corps Martial Arts as well as BJJ. Alec has traveled all over the world and learned Krav Maga in Israel, Hungary, Czech Republic and more. Traveling and learning different martial arts and philosophies on self defense is KEY to the philosophy of West Michigan Defensive Tactics.
The mentality of our gym will be about "iron sharpening iron; there are no egos, no experts and no BS. At WMDT, you will find humble and experienced practitioners and coaches. Their aim is to make you better, the community and yes...even themselves. The moment you stop learning, you start declining.