NEWS

28/04/2015

Tickets available for Rio 2016

Team GB fans can now request tickets to see their favourite stars in action at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games taking place in Brazil from 5th-21st […]
27/04/2015

Michael Grundy in Roman triumph

Michael Grundy won his category in the Brazilian Jui-jitsu No-GI European championships in Rome on April 11th/12th at Palazzetto dello Sport, Piazza Apollodoro 10, Rome. With […]
23/04/2015

BOA names Baku team

With 51 days to go, the British Olympic Association has announced that Team GB will compete with 153 athletes in 19 disciplines from 13 sports in […]
16/04/2015

Success in Sambo British Championship

On Sunday past a team from the Northern Ireland Wrestling Association tried their hand at cross-training and embraced the challenge of Sambo Wrestling. Four athletes entered […]
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 […]