Vasily Shestakov, the President of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS), has been awarded one of the highest honours in Japan.
A conference on how to integrate scientific methods into sambo and other martial arts is due to be held in Moscow on February 16.
An international seminar for sambo referees is set to take place on the eve of this year’s World Cup in Moscow.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has today launched a video campaign addressing gender equity in the sport.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) representatives have participated in a preparation meeting organised under the auspices of the sixth UNESCO International Conference of Ministers and Senior Officials Responsible for Physical Education and Sport (MINEPS).
The first International Sambo Federation (FIAS) tournament for people with hearing disabilities will take place in the Russian city of Zelenograd next month.
Tatjana Trivic has been elected President of the Sambo Federation of Serbia for a four-year period.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, an Honorary President of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS), visited the Kodokan Martial Arts Centre in Japan where he watched a number of exhibition performances.
Papers are currently being processed for recognition of the Pilipinas Sambo Federation (PSFI) by the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC), according to International Sambo Federation (FIAS) national secretary general Paolo Tancontian.
A special concert has taken place in Moscow in honour of Vasili Oshchepkov, the Soviet martial arts expert credited as the founding father of sambo.
Russia capped off a successful three days here at the World University Sambo Championships by claiming the mixed team title at the expense of Kyrgyzstan.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has described the sport’s failure to secure provisional recognition from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as a "big disappointment".
Russia sealed top spot in the medal standings at the inaugural World University Sambo Championships here in Cyprus’ capital after claiming a further four golds today to take their tally to 10.
Russia were the dominant force on the first day of the inaugural World University Sambo Championships here, winning all six of the finals in which they were represented.
The first-ever World University Sambo Championships are set to begin here in Cyprus tomorrow as athletes battle it out for medals across 10 different men’s and women’s weight categories.