09/11/2015

British Wrestling urges members to join campaign for grassroots sport

British Wrestling is backing the #GetYourKitOn campaign that supports grassroots sport ahead of the Government’s Comprehensive Spending Review on 25 November. The #GetYourKitOn campaign, supported by sports organisations across […]
12/10/2015

Wrestling becones compulsory Commonwealth Sport

Wrestling was confirmed as one of the 16 compulsory sports at the recent 2015 Commonwealth Games Federation Assembly in Auckland.  The Assembly agreed a new sports […]
24/09/2015

GBR and UWW working together

Eric Ciake and Trevor Hoskins have been asked by United World Wrestling to deliver United World Wrestling Courses in other countries. In a “feather in the […]
14/09/2015

New Chair at British Wrestling

On Sunday 13th September, The Board of the British Wrestling Association appointed Jem Lawson to be the new Chair of British Wrestling, taking over the role […]
10/09/2015

Yana Rattigan 11th at World Championships

Congratulations to Yana Rattigan who wrestled in 3 matches at the 2015 Las Vegas World Championships and achieved an 11th place. Yana was GBR’s single representative […]
03/08/2015

UWW President as IOC member

KUALA LUMPUR (August 3) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted Monday to add United World Wrestling president Nenad Lalovic as the newest member of the […]
19/07/2015

Successful Goodwill visit to USA in progress

Elements of the Northern Ireland Wrestling Association (NIWA) are this week building international relationships between Northern Ireland and Boston in the USA. The party travelled out […]
16/07/2015

UWW Freestyle Scoring improvements

United World Wrestling has announced a handful of scoring modifications for freestyle and women’s wrestling. The reforms follow the recent success of similar changes in Greco-Roman […]
14/07/2015

Rio 2016 Qualifier Process

Qualification criteria for participation in the Qualification Tournaments for the Rio 2016 Olympics were agreed at the 6th July 2015 meeting of the British Wrestling Selection […]