Helmets which can be used in visually impaired sambo competitions were put through their paces at an international exhibition in Moscow.
More than 150 athletes competed at the 20th edition of the Yury Potapov Memorial sambo tournament, which was hosted by Russky Island off the Russian city of Vladivostok.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov took part in a teleconference to discuss the impact of the sport across the world.
British Sambo Federation (BSF) President Martin Clarke has hailed the development of the sport in the United Kingdom.
Asian Sambo Union President Alamjon Mullaev spoke about the pace of the sport's development across the world during a speech on its upcoming debut appearance at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has provided 50 sets of free kit to the Vietnamese Sambo Association, which it is hoped will aid the development, training and participation of the country's athletes in future competitions.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has today become a partner of the International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG) during the SportAccord Convention here.
Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Alexander Zhukov has said sambo is on the right track for one day featuring on the programme of the Olympic Games, but has admitted the process will not be a quick one.
Possible changes to the number of weight categories was discussed at an International Sambo Federation (FIAS) Executive Board meeting held in Russian capital Moscow.
France and Georgia both opened their gold medal tallies on the final day of the Sambo World Cup in Moscow, but it was hosts Russia who dominated proceedings once more at the Luzhniki Small Sports Arena.
Armenia, Belarus, Turkmenistan and hosts Russia all tasted victory as action got underway today at the Sambo World Cup in Moscow.
A total of 300 sambo athletes from 27 countries are set to compete at the A.A Kharlampiev Memorial event this weekend in Moscow.
Georgian athletes have topped the newly-released International Sambo Federation (FIAS) world rankings in four of the nine men’s weight categories.
A delegation of 11 Chinese sport experts have visited Moscow for a seminar and training camp organised by the International Sambo Federation (FIAS).
A Russian budget airline boss has said staff will be trained in sambo to help them should passengers become aggressive.