Sambo Commonwealth Finals – 24th September

Michael Wynne-Parker, President Commonwealth Sambo Association, presided over the Commonwealth Finals, Edinburgh, Scotland.  Teams from Commonwealth Countries competed together with the American and Russian champions.  The Presidents Cup was presented by HRH Princess Katarina to the Russian Team.

HM King Kigeli V – 22nd June

Michael Wynne-Parker, Chairman of the Guild of Travel and Tourism, presided over a Dinner in honour of King Kigeli V of Rwanda, who was celebrating his 80th Birthday, at the Cavalry and Guards Club, London.  Various African and European Monarchies were represented.  Speakers included HRH Princess Katarina of Yugoslavia,The Marquess of Reading, Major General Jonathon Shaw, Ian Paisley MP, Lady Olga Maitland and Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh.

Reception in the State Duma, Moscow – 26th April

Michael Wynne-Parker, President Commonwealth Sambo Association addressed a Reception in the State Duma at the Opening of the Russia-SAMBO-United Kingdon Exhibition.  The event was presided over by Vasily Shestakov, President of the International Sambo Federation and Member of the State Duma.

See the following links:

All photos from exhibition: http://www.sambo-fias.org/gallery/495

TV News from exhibition(MATCH TV report): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GdvUnCQZ1A0&feature=youtu.be

About exhibition: http://www.sambo-fias.org/news/7857