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04/12/2015

Notice of Special Resolution for voting upon

Dear Voting Member, (representatives of the Nations & Regions)   In order to make amendments to the BWA’s Articles of Association, it is necessary for Voting […]
03/12/2015

New President for CGE

Commonwealth Games England (CGE) has appointed former Olympic, European and Commonwealth heptathlete champion Denise Lewis, OBE, as its new President. Lewis, 43, won two Commonwealth gold […]
02/12/2015

New BWA Chair attends UWW meeting in Baku

New BWA Chair, Jem Lawson, attended the UWW European National Federations Development Workshop held last weekend in Baku.   Jem was in the company of delegates […]
27/11/2015

Restoration of Find-a-Club

  Website update: The mapping facility on the British Wrestling website Find-a-Club page is now working correctly. It may not have been immediately apparent, but the Find-a-Club […]
24/11/2015

New Club Opens

Aberdeen Wrestling Club, run by Mike Wallace, is a newly affiliated club set up at the Jesmond Centre, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen. Mike Wallace is a […]
20/11/2015

Campaign to save funding for grassroots sport

Still time to #GetYourKitOn and support grassroots sport funding… The campaign, created to lobby George Osborne to protect grassroots sport funding, has been seen by over […]
11/11/2015

London seminar by Olympian

Stojan Balov, Greco-Roman World Championship Gold Medalist and Olympic Silver medalist is delivering a seminar at Tokei Wrestling club on Saturday 28th November 2015, starting at 12 midday. […]
10/11/2015

Backing the Best

The rising cost of becoming a sports star has led to some of England’s best up-and-coming talent dropping out, with new research showing parents have to […]
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 […]