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Slavic martial arts. Alexander Shevtsov

Since ancient times in Rus, martial arts have been an integral part of one’s lifestyle and they were one of the elements of daily training. From historical viewpoint, Slavic martial arts is about very broad…

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The obstacles for the rapid response team

What can prevent one from effectively opposing an opponent? Ivan Burakov, the instructor of military special training, the Judo master has answered the question.   – The officers of the rapid response team often have…

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What is the origin of Destreza?

Destreza is one of the most effective systems of fencing. It presents a science by itself, in the basis of which there is a fundamental knowledge in the area of Spanish fencing. The history of…

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What is Kali Filipino system?

In one of the previous articles we spoke about the Filipino martial arts and their origin. The time has come to look into more deeply into the filipino kali system and the reason it is…

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The origin of disputes between sport and combat training

Can a sportsman be mistaken about his own advantages? What is the significance of combat preparation in a street fight? The physical aspect for winning in a fight depends on person’s characteristics. However, when we…

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Master Sifu Restita Dejeus about her Teacher Christopher Petrilli

The guest of the program “Honorable Knight” of the project “Lies and Truth in Martial Arts”, in which we traditionally speak about teachers who influenced lives of their students, this time was Sifu Restita Dejeus…

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Dr. James O. Finckenauer speaks about the Russian criminal tradition

James O. Finckenauer is a professor at the Department of World Politics at Rutgers University (USA), where he taught criminology, criminal justice and specialized in an organized crime research for 40 years. He is the…

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Mystical University

All the secret in this world is always a conventional secret, any mysticism ends where applied science begins! (Documentary “Mystical University”) In 2014 in Calabria, an unprecedented event in the history of the Italian criminal…

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The mystery of history: two different Sicilies

The mystical island in the Mediterranean is shrouded in legends about the Society of Honor and the Mafia. It is a place, where “justice” is not an empty sound. Despite numerous centuries of war and…

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Martial arts and business. Sergey Shestakov

Nowadays, the main questions in regard to speculations in the field of martial arts are ones about the relation between martial arts and business structures; and why did masters and teachers in the past share…

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Transition elements of combat sambo

The International marathon dedicated to the project “Enigma of Russian fencing school “was held in January 2018 with the assistance of the “Scientific Research Institute of world martial art traditions study and criminalistics research of…

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“Lepka” and “Makhalovo” are legendary systems of Academician Popov

“In the 30’s of the last century, Soviet scientists were set the task to develop effective close combat systems for ordinary people, for army units and NKVD officers. It was during this period when Sambo…