About St Pete Self Defense

Kathy MarlorSt. Pete Self Defense features seven time certified FAST Defense instructor Kathy Marlor. Kathy offers a variety of assertiveness, conflict resolution and self-defense training for adults and children in the form of group seminars, private trainings, workshops, ladies night-ins, home parties, college safety presentations and more in the St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay area of  FL.

Kathy, a St. Petersburg native, has over 32 years combined experience in coaching, teaching and training people in self-defense, martial arts and fitness.

She is a 4th degree black belt, a FAST Defense instructor and a former World Open TKD Kickboxing Champion with experience in putting to use what she teaches successfully on the street while being able to avoid a physical altercations.

Recently, Kathy has been quoted or featured on Channel 13, Channel 8 and Channel 10 news in reference to abduction prevention. She is a high-energy, positive keynote speaker, seminar presenter and self defense instructor teaching assertiveness, conflict resolution and personal safety.

She teaches the Self Defense Club at Eckerd College and has done college safety presentations for Tampa College, Stetson College of Law, Eckerd College, and custom courses for property management seminar, and businesses such as title companies, Beyond Aveda hair salon, a vet clinic, support groups, women in business and more.

Kathy is a high energy, entertaining seminar presenter and self defense instructor that offers private training, group instructor, seminars and customized training for the workplace in assertiveness, conflict resolution and self-defense.

To book a seminar for your employees, or company to sponsor for the public, please contact her at: Kathy@stpeteselfdefense.com.

View a testimonial video about Kathy’s FAST Defense skills from FAST Defense International Founder Bill Kipp, please click this link: