About the Author

Uri Hirsch is the founder of kettlebell training in Israel and among the pioneers of functional training. Uri practices and teaches functional movement practice at the Eitanim Institute in Herzliya where he also conducts a variety of workshops for elite Israel Defense Forces units. In addition, Uri oversees workshops and certification courses for kettlebell instructors given under the auspices of the Israel Kettlebells organization.

With the extensive experience he acquired over years of training and instruction in a variety of methods, attending international courses and studying with leading teachers around the world , Uri established the Israeli School for Kettlebell Instructors at Eitanim Institute, which he continues to direct.


Following are some of Uri Hirsch’s achievements:


Functional Movement Practice using Kettlebells By Uri Hirsch