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Karel Cerny is a Systema instructor, certified by Vladimir Vasiliev, teaching at Systema Pardubice, Czech Republic. Karel has over 30 years of martial arts experience, training and teaching Systema since 2011.
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How I Caught a Thief

by Karel Cerny Published: April 29, 2013

  I would like to tell you a story, that happened in year 1981. I was 17 years old.   One night, my sister woke me up. It was about 2 a.m. She was unsettled and told me, that somebody is walking in our house and she thought that he was a thief.   I had been doing karate for 2 years that time. I took part in many competitions and I was really good at it in my category. I trained with nunchaks as well.   In pyjamas and slippers I got up, took nunchaks, which I had next to my bed, and I started going through our house. […]