SAMBO

Sambo

Russia 1920
Sambo (armless self-defense) is a type of combat sports as well as the complex self-defense system developed in the USSR. The sambo technique traditionally comprises two groups of moves: disarmament and retention with the help of submission stand locks (“the combat section”) and athletic moves.

Founder

Vassily Otschepkov
Vassily Otschepkov
Founder

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