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18/12/2013

Regional Coaches Appointed

This December saw a major step forward in the development of the England Talent Pathway for Wrestling… …the appointment of Regional Coaches across the North, Midlands […]
17/12/2013

FILA Announces Olympic Rule Changes

FILA yesterday announced the revised weight classes for men and women’s freestyle and Greco-Roman competition for the Olympic Games in 2016. Also announced were rule changes […]
16/12/2013

IOC Executive Meeting

At its four-day brainstorming seminar in Montreux, Switzerland, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee decided to fund new research into anti-doping, in particular […]
06/12/2013

Bronze Medals at Commonwealth Championships

Sasha Madyarchyk and Philip Roberts, both members of British Wrestling’s World Class Performance Programme in the run up to the London 2012 Olympics, achieved Bronze Medals […]
06/12/2013

Silver and Bronze Medals at Commonwealth Championships

Olga Butkevych, member of British Wrestling’s World Class Performance Programme in the run up to the London 2012 Olympics and GBR Wrestling’s first female Olympian ever, […]
03/12/2013

FILA President amongst top 2013 Innovators

FILA President Nenad Lalovic, who led the international wrestling federation’s (FILA’s) successful effort to get the sport back into the Olympic Games, was named one of […]
01/12/2013

GOLD MEDAL FOR LEON

Leon Rattigan competed in the 96kg category at the 39th Henri Deglane Tournament, Nice, France. Leon won gold.  Said Shaun Morley, England Team Leader, “Leon’s gold […]
28/11/2013

Tony David RIP

  Tony David sadly passed away on 27th November. Although recently living in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tony was for a long time the coach at Birmingham Wrestling Club […]
26/11/2013

2013 Commonwealth Wrestling Championships

As athletes from all the Home Nations fly out to Johannesburg, The British Wrestling Association wishes them the best of luck. Teams have been fielded by […]
20/11/2013

Grassroots training camp delivers

On Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th November, Tryst Lions Wrestling club held a grassroots training camp in the Tryst sports centre, Cumbernauld, Scotland. The camp was […]
17/11/2013

British Wrestling Association meets ITV World of Sport

British Wrestling sent an invited delegation to LDNwrestling.com’s event on Sunday 17th November at Fairfield Halls, Croydon. 28 years after ITV last screened the hugely popular […]
15/11/2013

Joint Scotland-England Training Camp

Some members of the England and Scotland Commonwealth squads travelled out to Granada, Spain last weekend to participate in a 12 day training camp with Spanish […]