Among the many sports Filipinos excelled in at the recently held SEA Games was Sambo, a martial art and combat sport developed by the Soviet Red Army. In this video, the tournament’s gold medalist, Pinoy pride Mark Striegl, walks us through this fascinating sport while slamming the most ridiculous myths about it!
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Produced by Camille Santiago | Editing by Vyn Radovan | Shot by Xymei Crisostomo, Nikko Romero, and Marc Jayson Santos | Grooming by Muriel Vega Perez and Team MVP | Hair by Francis Guintu of Aveda Philippines | Styling by Aldrin Ramos | Shot on location at WeWork Philippines, Menarco Tower, BGC | Special thanks to Trix Catly, WeWork Philippines, Aveda, and Teriyaki Boy