Glasgow 2014 Westling Day 3 Round-Up

Medal hopes of Scotland and England were realised by Louisa Porogovska (né Salmon) and Alex Gladkov who triumphed in their Bronze medal matches. Louisa (55kg) first […]

2 Bronze Medal Day 2 at Glasgow 2014

Day 2 started with high hopes and ended for the Home Nations with 2x Bronze medals.  Congratulations to Leon Rattigan and Viorel Etko. Leon got through […]

Wrestling Chair resigns

It was announced today that Cary Depel has tendered his resignation to the Board of the British Wrestling Association. Since Cary’s appointment in October 2013 he […]

Allan Best

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Allan Best who died peacefully on Monday after a short battle with cancer. Allan was […]

Glasgow 2014 Westling Day 1 Round-Up

Congratulations go to medal winners Yana Rattigan (Silver ENG) Michael Grundy (Bronze ENG,) Craig Pilling (Bronze WAL,) and Chinu (Bronze ENG) Great results. A great day […]

National press beginning to take interest

The Press Association, publishing via MailOnline wires, gives overview of team status of England and the Home Nation teams (link). Team England continue to tweet at […]

Home Nation Competitors – day by day

    Tuesday 29th July 2014   Men’sFreestyle   57kg Omar Tafail Brian Harper Ross McFarlane Craig Pilling England Scotland Scotland Wales 74kg Michael Grundy Thomas […]

Wrestling Team England take to Twitter

Team England arrived in Glasgow on 24th July and have been living in the athlete village and training at the official facilities, at the Ravenscraig Regional […]

Victor the Oath Taker

In front of a live audience of 40,000, 71 Commonwealth nations and territories and a 1 billion+ Global TV audience, Victor Keelan took the Commonwealth Games […]

Wales Wrestling Team Announced

With 31 days to go to the opening of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, the names of the selected wrestlers for the Wales team were confirmed […]

National Express Honour for Leon

Well, it is one way of getting a UK Coach Award.  On Tuesday, National Express named one of their coaches “Leon Rattigan” in his honour. Leon […]

OBE for Malcolm Morley

Malcolm Morley, recently retired Chair of the British Wrestling Association, was today awarded the OBE for services to Wrestling.  The award in the Queen’s 2014 Birthday […]