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12/12/2016

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. […]
07/12/2016

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 […]
01/12/2016

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 […]
21/11/2016

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 […]
17/11/2016

WADA Changes for 2017 now available

All athletes have the right to compete in sport knowing that they, and their competitors, are clean.  ALL members of British Wrestling have a duty to […]
16/11/2016

Welsh Wrestling at Commonwealth Championships

Alan Jones MBE, National Coach for Wales, took a team of four to the Commonwealth Senior Championships in Singapore from the 2nd – 7th November. The […]
15/11/2016

2016 British Championships

The Bolton Development Group, with Competition Directors Tony Melling and Tony Morris, delivered a memorable 2016 British Championships. 220 entries, including those overseas from Eire, Malta […]
09/11/2016

George Ramm – Athlete Ambassador

Junior European medalling wrestler George Ramm was yesterday named as Team England Athlete Ambassador for Gold Coast 2018. The Athlete Ambassador programme was announced to support […]
05/11/2016

Dave Grundy – Volunteer of the Year

Dave Grundy, last night, won the Volunteer of the Year category in the 2016 Greater Manchester Sports Awards. In Dave’s submission summary it shows that Dave […]
21/10/2016

Wrestling Academy Open Day

10 months after the Boxing Day floods of 2015 a revitalised Academy celebrates its return with the local community – with a Re-Opening  Open Day! On […]
21/10/2016

England Training Proceeds with another Academy session

19 athletes converged on The Academy for the latest England Commonwealth Games Squad training session. The athletes took part in two sessions starting 11:30am and 3pm.  The […]
17/10/2016

National-Standard Gymnastics Facility opening in Scotland

Following an inspiring summer of British gymnastics, the North-East of Scotland is set to gain its own national-standard facility. Oldmeldrum-based Laura’s Gym has created a new […]