Created by Chris Gordon

Russian Martial Arts

Dating back to the 10th century, Russia has been at war with veriest cultures, in this, fighting techniques were developed in order to defend themselves from invades. It became known as The System" or "Systema", it has been use by Ivan The Terrible in his military campaign which Created the Russian Empire, The Cossacks who defended the Empire, The Russian Armed Forces who in turn created "SAMBO" a modern russian martial art, and the people of russia who uses russian martial arts in combat sports, Such as MMA Venture "Fedor Emelianenko", and Current Prime Minister of Russia "Vladimir Putin".