NEWS

09/03/2015

2015 Competition Season off to a cracking start

The 2015 competition season got off to a cracking start with a record entry of competitors at the English Senior & Junior Championships, staged in Bolton […]
06/03/2015

Mums and toddlers take part in wrestling activities

Club development activities with the aim of increasing interactions with their local community are going well at Sharples Wrestling Club in Bolton. A key event was […]
02/03/2015

Board Meeting endorses change

At its 21st February meeting, the British Wrestling Board agreed far-reaching changes to shape up the sport’s governance, (the current structures date back to 2008,) making […]
17/01/2015

Say NO to doping!

A revised World Anti-Doping Code came into effect for 2015 onwards. UK Anti-Doping and all signatories (which includes British Wrestling,) to the UK National Anti-Doping Policy […]
17/01/2015

UWW Changes to mats, uniforms and singlets

After more than four decades without an upgrade to its sports presentation, United World Wrestling announced Thursday that it will be making substantial modifications to its […]
16/01/2015

2014 Change to Anti-Doping Policy and Apology

In October 2014, the BWA updated its Anti-Doping Policy that had been published unchanged since 2011. The primary purpose of the policy remains to defer to […]
21/12/2014

Death of Ronnie Mitchell

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Ronnie Mitchell who passed away on the 21st of December 2014 Ronnie a former Scottish […]
20/12/2014

Sharples Club hosts Community Open Day

The Sharples Wrestling Club Team, under the leadership of Eddy Kavanagh opened their doors to community, councillors and press at a successful Community Open Day last […]
08/12/2014

UK Sport Consultation

UK Sport’s consultation on its funding distribution strategy ends December 10th. The views and ideas gathered will help the UK Sport Board set the direction of […]
05/12/2014

SWA take another step towards incorporation

The Scottish Wrestling Association endorsed a new set of Articles of Association for the SWA at an Extraordinary General Meeting on 24th November in Cumbernauld. This […]
03/12/2014

Maltese Open

For the third year running the Northern Ireland Wrestling Association has sent athletes to a winter training camp in Malta and the week will be rounded […]
28/11/2014

Anti-Bullying posters designed

In a joint British Wrestling – Haringey Club – Lewisham Club initiative, young wrestlers got together to design Anti-Bullying posters. The session was led by British […]