04/01/2014

2013 Momentous year for Wrestling!

With thanks to FILA for isolating the key events of 2013… The sport of Wrestling rode a roller coaster of emotions in 2013 ranging from disappointment […]
20/12/2013

British Olympic Association’s Wrestling Athlete of the Year

Leon Rattigan has been announced as the 2013 British Olympic Association (BOA) Athlete of the Year for Wrestling. The BOA announced today the list of 35 […]
18/12/2013

Regional Coaches Appointed

This December saw a major step forward in the development of the England Talent Pathway for Wrestling… …the appointment of Regional Coaches across the North, Midlands […]
17/12/2013

FILA Announces Olympic Rule Changes

FILA yesterday announced the revised weight classes for men and women’s freestyle and Greco-Roman competition for the Olympic Games in 2016. Also announced were rule changes […]
16/12/2013

IOC Executive Meeting

At its four-day brainstorming seminar in Montreux, Switzerland, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee decided to fund new research into anti-doping, in particular […]
06/12/2013

Bronze Medals at Commonwealth Championships

Sasha Madyarchyk and Philip Roberts, both members of British Wrestling’s World Class Performance Programme in the run up to the London 2012 Olympics, achieved Bronze Medals […]
06/12/2013

Silver and Bronze Medals at Commonwealth Championships

Olga Butkevych, member of British Wrestling’s World Class Performance Programme in the run up to the London 2012 Olympics and GBR Wrestling’s first female Olympian ever, […]
03/12/2013

FILA President amongst top 2013 Innovators

FILA President Nenad Lalovic, who led the international wrestling federation’s (FILA’s) successful effort to get the sport back into the Olympic Games, was named one of […]
01/12/2013

GOLD MEDAL FOR LEON

Leon Rattigan competed in the 96kg category at the 39th Henri Deglane Tournament, Nice, France. Leon won gold.  Said Shaun Morley, England Team Leader, “Leon’s gold […]