Diamondback Operations, LLC. was founded in December of 2016 and is located in Virginia Beach, Virginia.  We provide hand-to-hand combat training and urban survival tactics including active shooter awareness.
Our personnel is knowledgeable, experienced, dedicated, and resourceful. We pride ourselves in the quality of our work and the services we provide.  In addition to teaching our students a combination of Krav Maga, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, along with other advanced combatives, we instill the concept that we live in a 360 degree world and that prevention is the best form of self-defense.  Our program is tailored for real life self-defense applications.


It is our mission to provide every client, student, civilian, or any individual with the knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to protect oneself and their loved ones against an attacker(s) during a life or death situation.  

Our goal is to also equip people with the understanding of few vital concepts and principles that can prevent violent encounters from occuring.  We strongly encourage our clients to become their "own first responders" so that more lives can be saved should a deadly crisis arise.

Krav Maga (pronounced "Krahv MahGAH") is the official combatives system of the Israeli military and has gained popularity worlwide due to its simplicity & effectiveness.  Learn self-defense to a whole new level with a mix of combatives, weapons defense, ground fighting, stress inoculation, fitness, and much more!  No experience is necessary, so don't wait another day and come train with us!                                                                       - Ages 11 & Up -


Our Urban Survival and Situational Awarness course will introduce civilians and students to the three main elements of urban survival, "preparedness, resources, and self-reliant mindset".  Additionally, we offer an active shooter course which covers the origins of this"active shooter trend", statistics, warning signs, self-aid / buddy-aid, threat neutralization, post-incident actions, and much more.

Our Little Spartans program will teach your child discipline, self-confidence, self-control, & team work.  Your child's self-esteem will improve and he or she will get a great workout while learning a variety of self-defense techniques.  Our kids program includes basic Krav Maga techniques (self-defense and striking), grappling, bullyproof strategies, and much more!         - Ages 5 to 11 -

"Because your life is

           worth defending..."


Our Advanced Combatives curriculum, C.A.P.C.S (Counter Assault Progressive Combatives System) is a combination of advanced Krav Maga techniques, Jiu-Jitsu, Muy Thai, and knife fighting with many techniques derived from Silat, Systema, as well as our own combatives. Our program is a complete hybrid system that will enable students to develop all-around fighting skills.                                 - Ages 16 & Up -

Little Spartans


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