NEWS

27/11/2014

GBR Talent Pathway endorsement by UWW

United World Wrestling’s keen interest in GBR’s new Talent Pathway led to a 1 hour presentation by Joanna Madyarchyk at last week’s Men’s and Women’s Freestyle […]
14/11/2014

Anti-Bullying week

Next week (17-21Nov) is Anti-Bullying week across the UK with a theme of “Let’s Stop Bullying For All” The BWA are working with the NSPCC’s Child […]
27/10/2014

2014 British Juniors

135 Competitors wrestled across 40 Junior, Cadet Schoolboy and Girl weight classes to secure championship podium places in in the 2014 British Junior Championships. Entrants converged […]
13/10/2014

Regional Coach Assistant appointed

On 6th October, Jatinder Rakhra was appointed to the role of Regional Coach Assistant for the Southern Region. An panel consisting of Tony Melling (Chair of […]
29/09/2014

Bolton Sport and Active Living Awards

Tony Morris scooped the award for Unsung Hero at The Bolton Council Sport and Active Living Awards. The awards celebrate the dedication and commitment of all […]
24/09/2014

Regional Coach Assistant appointed

Michael Grundy was yesterday appointed in the role of Regional Coach Assistant for the Northern Region. An interview panel consisting of Tony Melling (Chair of the […]
15/09/2014

Girl-Power on the Board

Within four weeks of each other, The United World Wrestling Bureau has ratified its first female Vice-President and the British Wrestling Association has its first voting […]
12/09/2014

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 5

RESULTS 63kg – Female Wrestling GOLD: Elena Sergey PIROZHKOVA (USA) v. Yuliya TKACH (UKR) BRONZE: Monika Ewa MICHALIK (POL) v. Anastasija GRIGORJEVA (LAT) BRONZE: Henna Katarina […]
11/09/2014

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 3

Day 3, Women’s Freestyle… There were 32 competitors in GBR’s Yana Rattigan’s 48k weight category but the computer chose to draw her against her sister-in-law, Mariya […]
11/09/2014

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 4

By William May The weights may be new, but the story is the same. As they have for most of the past decade, Saori YOSHIDA (JPN) and […]
11/09/2014

Kaori Icho: Pursuing Her Own Perfection

With thanks to UWW’s Tim Foley… When Kaori Icho won her ninth world championship Thursday night in Tashkent absent were the backflips, tears and group hugs […]
09/09/2014

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 2

Russia went a perfect 3-0 in the last three final matches of Tuesday night in Tashkent to secure the freestyle team title with 62 points.  Russia […]