The Hungarian sambo federation was registered in 2009. The federation consists of 3 clubs: Imperial sambo, Imperial sambo Zuglo and Laslo.
Since the official establishment of federation the athletes took part in many international tournaments. The best results of the Hungarian sambo athletes are as follows:
Frank Blazer took the third place in the Austria Open in 2011 (combat sambo), Gabor Arva took the third place in the Austria Open (sports sambo).
In 2013 the national team participated in the European sambo championship in Crema (Italy). The Hungarian athlete Aron Esesh performed in combat sambo and took 8-9 places.
The federation aims at sambo development, organisation of the national championships and sambo demonstration for children, youth and juniors. It is also necessary to get the recognition of the National Olympic Committee and participate in the international tournaments, create mutual ties with the different national sambo federations.