United World Wrestling Launches Mat Licensing Program

United World Wrestling has announced a new worldwide licensing program for the manufacturing and distribution of its branded wrestling mats. The program, a first for the […]

England Training – another Academy session with Physio and S&C

The England Wrestling Team held another session at the Wrestling Academy on Saturday 21st January. The session was led by Anatolii Kharytoniuk, England National Coach. 20 […]

Anti-Doping Sanction extension

Anti-Doping Sanction extension 17 Jan 2017 In a decision, placed today on the UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) website (link) Vahid Hosseinpoor has had his previous two-year ban […]

Christmas Office Closure

The British Wrestling Association offices will be closed from Friday 23rd December 2016 to Tuesday 3rd January 2017. If there are any urgent issues during this […]

Sport England Funding Announcement

On Friday 16th December, Sport England announced their funding intentions for the 2017-21 sports’ cycle.  British Wrestling was amongst 26 sports in the announcement to receive […]

Anti-Doping – Rule Changes for 2017

In an update to the 17 Nov British Wrestling news item, UK Anti-Doping is publicising further information on the World Anti-Doping Agency banned-substance list for 2017. […]

UFC Stars train with Northern Ireland wrestlers

On Saturday 19th November the UFC delivered an action packed show to a full house at the SSE Arena, Belfast. The event was headlined by Gegard […]

Safeguarding issues in sport

There have been multiple reports in the press and media about safeguarding issues in sport. The British Wrestling Association would like to assure our members that […]

National Talent Squad Weekend

11 National Talent Squad (NTS) members attended a training weekend at Lilleshall Sports Centre, Newport near Telford, on 19th/20th November 2016. They were joined by 10 […]