British Wrestling Academy

The British Wrestling Academy, Salford is the British Wrestling Head Office and the main venue where our Great Britain squads prepare for international tournaments.

In addition to being home to our British Squads, the Academy hosts a range of users from the local community including Salford schools and community clubs including our resident wrestling club City of Manchester. Our well-equipped strength and conditioning area hosts a weightlifting club and personal training sessions.

If you would like to book the British Wrestling Academy as a venue for your school, group club or for one-off sporting events, please contact British Wrestling for availability and rates.


Two Olympic Wrestling Mats

12m x 12m 60mm mats
(mats can be removed to provide a hardwood floor)

Strength and Conditioning Area including:

  • Weightlifting area
  • Free weights
  • Machines
  • Plyometrics equipment
  • Sledges and more

Ancillary facilities:

  • Changing Rooms
  • Showers
  • Sauna
  • Off-Road Parking

Getting Here

British Wrestling Academy
41 Great Clowes Street
Greater Manchester
M7 1RQ

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By Car:

The British Wrestling Academy, Salford is at the intersection of Sussex Street and Great Clowes Street (A5066). The best approach by car is via Lower Broughton Road and Sussex Street, due to a one-way system. 

By Bus:

The nearest bus stop, Lower Broughton Road (2 minutes walk), is served by the following bus routes to/from Shudehill Bus/Metro Interchange with a journey time of between 7 and 10 minutes:
Bus Routes: 10; 97; 98; 110

By Taxi:
If travelling to/from the British Wrestling Academy by taxi, one of the available companies is:-
Cresta Cars 0161 205 5000 
Scotts Cars 0161 228 3333