Shahram Ghorashi is an IKMF G1 level. Shahram is originally from Tabriz, Iran. After finishing university in Turkey Ankara he moved to Ottawa, Canada in 1990. His passion of mountain climbing continued in Canada and US, Adirondack area. He played over ten years amateur Ping-Pong with Ottawa Chinese club until he found Krav Maga Ottawa in November 2017 and was able to undertake his Krav Maga journey with head instructor Laurent Mougeot. Mougeot. In 2021 Shahram completed the 20-day Civilian Instructor Course (CIC) and received a Krav Maga Ottawa instructor certification. He is also a certified instructor with the Federation of Israeli Martial Arts (FIMA) Shahram’s principal instructors have been Laurent Mougeot (Level E3), Sam Miloud (Level E1), and Asaf Karpel (Level G3). Shahram’s teaching and training interests lie primarily in civilian instruction, senior Krav Maga, and self-defense training for Kids and women.