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Seeding Brackets Are Now Set For 2017 NCWA Nationals in Allen, Texas, March 9-11 [ARTICLE]

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The 2017 NCWA National Championships will be held in Allen, Texas, March 9-11, celebrating the organization’s 20th year hosting national wrestling championships at the college...... Continue

Top Eight College Wrestling Performances Of The Week [ARTICLE]

by The Open Mat on

The final week of NCAA Division I wrestling is in the books. The postseason has already begun for many, but the top division finally joins the party next week...... Continue

NCAA Debuts Most Dominant Wrestler Standings for 2017 [ARTICLE]

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Indianapolis - The NCAA has released the updated standings for the 2017 NCAA Wrestling Awards that will be awarded in March at the respective Division I...... Continue

Age Appropriate Weight Training for Wrestling [ARTICLE]

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What do I consider age appropriate weight training? I think strength training for wrestlers should be broken down into four age classes when I’m talking about the youth wrestler.... Continue

Mastering Takedowns: How to Finish a Single Leg in Bad Position [ARTICLE]

by Wrestle Club on

The single leg is one of the most common take downs used in folk style wrestling. I see a lot of wrestlers who shoot a single leg, but don’t score the takedown because his opponent defended the attack. This is an area that doesn’t seem to get a...... Continue

Wrestling Parents – Do NOT Force Your Young Wrestlers to Cut Weight [ARTICLE]

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This last weekend, my son attended the USJOC wrestling tournament. During weigh in, there were probably 30 kids running around the arena trying to make weight. After being involved in wrestling for a...... Continue

Becoming a Wrestling Champion - More Than Lip Service [ARTICLE]

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Over the last couple of weeks, I have spoken to a couple of high school wrestlers who are above average, but have not become elite wrestlers. They have told me that their goal is to be a state champ. When they tell me this, I try to find out...... Continue

Concussion Recovery Tips for Wrestlers and Other Athletes [ARTICLE]

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Looking for the best concussion supplements to aid recovery? If you don’t fully recover from a traumatic brain injury, your will could get post-concussion syndrome. Here are concussion recovery tips that may shorten recovery...... Continue

Wrestling Matches are Won Before the Match Starts [ARTICLE]

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Most wrestling matches are won OR lost before the match ever started. Don’t get me wrong… a wrestling match can go either way, but the wrestler who is not afraid and told himself he will win is the one that usually wins the match.... Continue

Meaning of Wrestling is Family and Never Quitting [ARTICLE]

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What is the meaning of wrestling? Merriam-Webster states the simple definition “is a sport in which two people try to throw, force, or pin each other to the ground”. The truth is that wrestling means so much more than the definition.... Continue