The Hungarian Sambo championship was held in Budapest

December 12 2022

At 3rd of December the Hungarian Sambo Federation organized the sport & combat sambo National championship for adults in REAC Sports hall.

5 clubs of Hungary took part in the tournament. Imperial SE took the first place in team classification with representatives of the club winning 2 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze medals. Second place was taken by Imperial-Predator Gym, and third by Halker Király team Csepel.

The National champions of Hungary in 2022 are:

women 65kg: Szitkovics Veronika

Sport sambo 79kg: Cserháti Ákos

Sport sambo 88kg: Bella Iliász

Sport sambo 98kg: Pálinkás Gergely

Sport sambo +98kg: Kavas Patrik

Combat sambo 79kg: Csibi Gergely

Combat sambo 88kg: Kovács Krisztián

Combat sambo 98kg: Tóth Bálint

“The championship was smaller than in recent times, the virus left its mark on the mass base, but there were exciting matches. We strive for quality and expansion. The next step is that we would like to organize our International Hungarian Grand Prix competition at the end of February, to which we warmly welcome the surrounding countries. Our common interest is development” — Imre Papp (founder and president of Hungarian Sambo Federation)