Meet Your Instructor
Marisa Schaffer is a self-defense coach with 28 years of martial arts experience. Learn proven escape techniques, defense from a distance, attacker distraction tactics, situational awareness, and more. She is fully qualified to teach SABRE’s life-saving civilian safety course and can answer all your questions about personal safety.
Bruce Lee, one of the most famous martial artists of all time said, “I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks one time, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.” Mastering self-defense tactics is not about knowing everything, it is about being good at mastering a few simple techniques so that in the event you need them, you can execute flawlessly. Practice every day – this can save your life. Stay Safe!
As the founder of Staying Alive Survival, Marisa is committed to helping everyone become a stronger, safer warrior.