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Below is a list of articles with the most recent ones listed first.
by Vincent Kurmaer Published: November 08, 2011
I have recently realized something that is now really helping me in my training and I figured it could be of interest to other Systema practitioners out there too.
I guess, I shall start with the commentary often heard in seminars and classes (I think the first time I heard it was from Konstantin Komarov). It was “SYSTEMA BREAKS YOUR WORLD OF ILLUSION”. How?
When a newcomer enters Systema class, he has some sort of a preconceived idea regardless of his previous martial background. As a matter of fact, he might actually have many more pre-conceived ideas if he has had experience. […]
by Joao Carlos Furia Published: October 18, 2011
My country, Brazil, is internationally acclaimed for some good things. One of them is our fighters’ quality. We have excellent fighters, coaches, teachers, gyms and if you follow sport fighting, you can name some Brazilian fellows.
Before I found ystema, I’d trained sportive and traditional martial arts for about 15 years and proudly served Brazilian Marine Corps for another 4 years. I thought I had seen a lot of interesting things... […]
by Milos Malic Published: August 30, 2011
Since I started teaching, I get repeatedly asked questions about two subjects, self defense and self defense for women. It usually goes like this:
Is Systema the best self defense solution? Self defense for women, is Systema the best choice of martial arts? Is Systema most applicable, realistic and useful of them all? For those who wondered at least a bit what the answers might be, I recommend to learn more about self defense, self defense for women and what Systema has to offer. […]