We need a Sambo thread!

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by sambosteve, Jul 23, 2009.

  1. number9dream

    number9dream Blue Belt

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    What's the logic behind this? I can guess at a few reasons like it implying region specificity (brazil), but curious if there's some actual rule or more so that they would be unlikely to consider a sport with such a name.
     
  2. Ivaylo Ivanov

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    Yes.
    You cannot have name of country in Olympic sports
     
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