About Us

Gail Boxrud and Dante Pastrano

Gail Boxrud and Dante Pastrano are co-owners of Krav Maga Minneapolis. They are certified under the International Krav Maga Federation (IKMF) to teach civilian Krav Maga, as well as law enforcement, women-only, VIP, children specific classes. Gail and Dante are both certified Security Cyclists with the International Police Mountain Bike Association. Both have achieved the rank of Expert 1.


Gail Boxrud is the Minnesota Director for the International Krav Maga Federation. Gail has been a Krav Maga instructor for over 10 years, with 15 years training in Krav Maga itself. Gail is a certified Russian Kettlebell instructor, as well as a Minnesota State certified advocate for victims of sexual assault. Gail is available for private lessons for Krav Maga and kettle bell instruction. To schedule a session, send an email to info@kravmagampls.com

Dante Pastrano has trained in Krav Maga for 10 years, and has been teaching for more than 9 years. Pastrano has traveled to Israel to train 3 times. His training includes numerous Krav Maga seminars as a student, instructor and host. Pastrano grew up in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. He can teach in Spanish and English.