1706 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

Chapel Hill's Leading Provider Of Fitness and Self-Defense Training

The Coalition NC | Ranked by the Federation of Israeli Martial Arts!

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We're better than your everyday gym. When you train with us, you'll get world-class training from high-quality instructors, learn practical self-defense, build robust fitness, and discover a passionate community. The best part is, we cater to everyday men and women from across Chapel Hill, Durham, Carrboro, and more! No matter your age, ability, or fitness level, we have a class that suits your individual needs, and our instructors are happy to provide hands-on guidance to help you achieve your goals.

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Krav Maga

Our Krav Maga classes here in Chapel Hill are helping men and women all across the community learn effective self-defense skills and face life with more confidence than ever before. Learn more today!

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Here at The Coalition NC, we're proud to provide high-quality training from champion coaches. We bring a unique and innovative training philosophy that will help you finally lose the weight, prepare for competition, or anything in between. We'll work with you to achieve your goals -- all you have to do is sign up.

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Strength and Conditioning

Take on the best Strength & Conditioning classes in all of Chapel Hill. We're helping men and women of all backgrounds enjoy a true challenge and build well-rounded skills or any sport or hobby. Learn more today!

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Our mobility program is preparing men and women for an active lifestyle through effective mobility. Our team at The Coalition NC uses proven techniques for recognizing and relieving pain and can help you reach your athletic goals, overcome injury or defy age. Join us in Chapel Hill and see how our professional staff can help you move better.

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Caleb McKamie

Stephen Terway is the best instructor I've ever had. He has shown me many moves in the short time I was with him. Many elbows and kicks. I'm grateful for the abundance of knowledge he gave me. I hope ...

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Marcus Belvin

Great instructors, family environment!...

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Olivia Correa

Sooo much fun!!! I did the Krav Maga and it was awesome. The music, encouragement from the coaches, and engagement was amazing!! It was my first time going, but I definitely recommend! Got a good swea...

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Matthew Alegre

Any training spot will have the walls & roof, but what will distinguish the best from the rest is the people within. That being said, you won’t find a better group of members & coaches ...

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Bob Muntis

Awesome training gym! Great and knowledgeable instructors! Both DC and Jamie will have you working hard and feeling competent in no time! They are also just great people. Great supportive and encourag...

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Stacy Bodette

Jaimie, the owner, is very friendly and welcoming! Eli is extremely kind & an excellent trainer - I truly enjoyed the Monday night Impact class. I’ll be back!...

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Ranked and Recognized by the Federation of Israeli Martial Arts

The Federation was formed specifically to rise above conflict for the purpose of sharing commonalities, enhancing education, providing networking opportunities, and analyzing techniques and tactics from various styles in a non-partisan and non-biased way for the benefit of all Israeli martial arts practitioners.

This is the most prestigious acknowledgment a Krav Maga institution can achieve!

What does this mean for you?

You have the opportunity to train with some of the best Krav Maga Instructors in the city of Chapel Hill and beyond. Each member also has access to the Israeli Federation learning tool kit so they too can learn from the best of the best!


Learn About the Services The Coalition NC Offers

  • Confidence & Self-Esteem

    Confidence & Self-Esteem

    There are a wealth of benefits that come from healthy self-confidence from helping you manage fears and maintain a positive mental attitude. At The Coalition NC you'll discover there is no better way to build your confidence then with the Martial Arts.

  • Discipline & Self-Control

    Discipline & Self-Control

    The team at The Coalition NC understands that with self-discipline comes all kinds of beneficial improvements to your life including advanced focus, new found respect, better health & fitness along with having an easier time at work or school. The bedrock of Martial Arts is founded on teaching discipline and self-control to its students.

  • Self-Defense


    Knowledge of Self-Defense produces advantages far beyond looking cool and hoisting trophies. With these skills you'll learn to defend yourself in a variety of situations, whether life-threatening or you're being bullied in school. Not only that, but you'll gain the confidence to use - or not use - these skills to keep you and your family safe.

  • New Friends & Mentors

    New Friends & Mentors

    The Coalition NC is dedicated to your success. Whether that means pushing you to your limits, being a friend in a time of need or spending extra time to show you a technique you're struggling with, our community is here to make you feel comfortable and safe while having fun and learning effective techniques.



What do I bring to my first class?

Water, a towel if you tend to sweat, and a mask!

What classes can I take?

Beginners are welcome to take all foundational classes in Krav Maga. All fitness classes are available for all students at any level.

How often do you assess for Level advancements?

We will hold assessments approximately every 6-8 weeks, but instructors can be hired for a private assessment if a client is eager to take intermediate and advanced classes prior to the next scheduled group assessment.

Who can go to mixed level?

All clients, even beginners, are welcome to attend mixed level classes. The techniques will be more intricate so personal discretion is advised.

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