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Fighting Arts Syllabus Lev 7 Red & Lev 6 Green Belts

Here are the additional requirements for Red belt level 7 the third grade in my system. All previous techniques are included plus the following. Forms 1. Round attack to the head Here are the additional requirements for Green belt level

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Fighting Arts Syllabus Lev 9 Yellow & Lev 8 Orange Belts

Here is yellow belt level 9 the first grade in my system. No belt is worn but is an equivalent level to other first grades in other styles. Stances 1. Natural stance 2. Fighting stance Footwork 1. Forwards 2. Backwards

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Gradings, what do I think of them and how do I manage them?

This is an article I wrote in 1995. I have reproduced it here and added some information with regards my grading syllabus. Gradings are totally optional and are only offered to those that would like a goal to aim for.

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New way of learning the martial arts

I’ve decided to change the way I teach my system. I teach a complete system of self defence, that has a natural progression. It fits very well within the Systema framework but it is more structured and progress would be

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Valentin Talanov Workshop March 2014

Some footage from Valentin Talanov’s second UK workshop that we attended in March 7-9th in Essex

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IZVOR Summer Camp 2014

IZVOR was a great experience, here is the team with the Head of IZVOR, Michael Grudev.

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