The Conversation With Stu Podcast

What it Really Means to Study Martial Arts with Emmanuel Manolakakis

March 23, 2020

Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, Emmanuel has over 25 years of experience in a variety of martial arts, including Karate, Olympic Freestyle Wrestling, and Western Boxing. Emmanuel has spent the last sixteen years focusing on SYSTEMA [A.K.A Russian Martial Art], under the tutelage of Vladimir Vasiliev and Mikhail Ryabko. His strong coaching, motivating and teaching track record dates back to 1988 where Emmanuel has earned several coaching certificates and awards for his leadership skills. You can find out more about Emmanuel at