Martial Vout

INSTINCTIVE SELF-DEFENCE for WOMEN and MEN – (Re)learn the instinctive way of protecting yourself.

Martial Vout    Martial Vout

Born in 1974, Martial Vout is a Swiss security advisor, bodyguard and self-defence instructor. After training in the US, France and Switzerland, his past work experience includes the protection of varied CEOs, Middle East personalities and actors in Switzerland and other European countries.

Besides his different assignments with VIPs, besides his own training and teaching in full-contact and combat shooting, he developed his own method of self-defence and gives classes and workshops to teach women and men about their inner strength. He published his first self-defence book for women in 2002 “Plus Jamais Victimes” (ed. Michel Lafon, Paris) with Isabelle Alonso, a French feminist and writer and Isabelle Mergault, a French actress and director. In 2014 he published “I Can Defend Myself” (ed. Life Positive, Delhi / Zen Publications, Mumbai) with a foreword from Kiran Bedi, actual Governor of Puducherry.

“Mother Nature needs the females, the women for they give birth to the new generations. Hence Mother Nature made women strong, not weaker than men.”

Martial Vout

Mumbai – Delhi 2017
Martial Vout will return to Mumbai and Delhi from September 15 to December 5, 2017 to give classes in association with various NGOs such as United Social Development Foundation (, Barefoot Acupuncturists (, Navjyoti and India Vision Foundation (, Agragami ( He will also also give private classes.

His new self-defence book for women “I Can Defend Myself” with a foreword from Kiran Bedi is now released by the Indian publisher Life Positive. /
Couverture ICDM 2014

Self-defence – Autodéfense – Self-defense
pour femmes et enfants à Lausanne et Vevey