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20 Mar '18

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SAMI Training Center in Brooklyn

Vienna/Brooklyn – March 2018

SAMI proudly presents its second official training center in the United States of America. We are happy to find Anthony Fontana as our partner in Brooklyn, New York. Anthony was nice enough to give us a … Read More

15 Nov '17

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SAMI Union Knife Fighting Workshop

SAMI Union, USA – 11th of November 2017

On Saturday the 11th of November Robert Nichols held his first Knife Fighting Concept course at his school in New Jersey. Seventeen students attended the four hour workshop, many of which were new … Read More

21 Aug '17

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SAMI proudly presents…

SAMI prouldy presents the first SAMI Training Center in the United States of America!

Robert Nichols has owned Union UTA Martial Arts in Union NJ for well over 15 years. He holds black belts in multiple martial arts disciplines as … Read More

10 Aug '17

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SAMI and Warriors Magazine

The Warrriors Magazine featured Peter Weckauf and Irmengard Hanzal-Weckaufs S.D.S Concept in their February 2017 issue.

S.D.S. Concept – Always armed. The system quickly evolved into the use of “non-weapons” or everyday objects to accomplish the same goal in a way … Read More

09 Aug '17

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An american’s journey to SAMI HQ

After having trained with Peter Weckauf and his team twice over 2 years I was fortunate enough (being given permission from my wife) to take the family to Vienna and train at SAMI HQ. I will begin with saying that … Read More

26 Jul '17

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Orlando, Florida – U.S.A., 19th of July 2017 – SAMIs second tour to the United States

Peter Weckauf, Irmengard Hanzal-Weckauf and Georg Platzer are off on SAMIs second USA tour. Their first stop was Orlando, where the Orlando CQC … Read More