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 […]

Yana Rattigan 11th at World Championships

Congratulations to Yana Rattigan who wrestled in 3 matches at the 2015 Las Vegas World Championships and achieved an 11th place. Yana was GBR’s single representative […]

UWW President as IOC member

KUALA LUMPUR (August 3) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted Monday to add United World Wrestling president Nenad Lalovic as the newest member of the […]

Successful Goodwill visit to USA in progress

Elements of the Northern Ireland Wrestling Association (NIWA) are this week building international relationships between Northern Ireland and Boston in the USA. The party travelled out […]

UWW Freestyle Scoring improvements

United World Wrestling has announced a handful of scoring modifications for freestyle and women’s wrestling. The reforms follow the recent success of similar changes in Greco-Roman […]

Rio 2016 Qualifier Process

Qualification criteria for participation in the Qualification Tournaments for the Rio 2016 Olympics were agreed at the 6th July 2015 meeting of the British Wrestling Selection […]

This Girl Can

This Girl Can is Sport England’s nationwide campaign to get women and girls moving, regardless of shape, size and ability. Sport England’s research reveals a huge […]

Overcoming adversity

Since the Ebola Crisis ended in Liberia the Liberian Wrestling Federation has resumed training and its other activities.   Recently a community wrestling event was held […]

New NIWA Designated Safeguarding Child Officer

The Board of the Northern Ireland Wrestling Association is pleased to announce that Robbie Irwin is the new Designated Safeguarding Child Officer for the organisation. Robbie […]

Kitting out for Baku

Chinu, Yana Rattigan and coach Anatolii Kharytoniuk get kitted out on 2nd June with 11 days to go to the opening of the European Games in […]

Celtic Cup Wrestling Event

Sixty-Five wrestlers converged on the 4-week-old Foyle Arena in Londonderry for its first competitive event, the Celtic Cup. Roger Williams University, USA formed the core of […]

British Wrestling Chair

The role of British Wrestling Association Chair has been formally advertised both externally and on the British Wrestling Association website (link). Recruitment is being managed by […]