Amateur Wrestling news, gear and photos from the side of the mat.

How Wrestling Builds Better Football Players

Tim Krumrie was known for his intensity as a football player and coach. Krumrie spent 12 years in the NFL with the Cincinnati Bengals, where he was a two-time Pro Bowl selection as a nose tackle that helped lead the Bengals to the 1989 Super Bowl. Prior to that Krumrie spent four years as a […]

Returning Olympic champions, new Olympic wrestling stars.

Three years ago, the wrestling community was forced to contemplate life without the Olympics. Now back on the program, the world’s oldest sport is hoping that the Rio Games can be a showcase for everything that’s changed since then. The IOC’s surprising decision to leave wrestling out of the Olympics after one final appearance in […]

Wrestling Team Photo Ideas

Looking for ideas on how to shoot your next wrestling team photo? Here are a few of the nicer, or unique, ones we’ve seen recently. Have some to share? We’d love to see them.

Rio 2016 – Olympic Wrestling Logo

Here’s the official logo for wrestling at the Rio 2016 olympic games.

Wrestling in Slow Motion

Wrestling is a sport of skill, speed, and timing. Most of the time wrestlers move so fast you don’t see the technique. However, if you slow it down, you get to see everything. Take a look at some of these cool videos and feel free to share your own.

Merry Christmas

Hope Santa brings you some nice new wrestling shoes, or gear, this Christmas. photo via baynoman2

Wrestling Pumpkin Carving Patterns

Looking for some cool pumpkin carving ideas? Why not wrestling? Some of these should be relatively simple, others may be more difficult. Either way, your house is going to have the best pumpkin this Halloween. Some of these images aren’t the highest quality, but you can make them bigger and things will smooth out once […]

Ohio State Head Wrestling Coach Tom Ryan Signs a Five-Year Contract Extension

Ohio State head wrestling coach Tom Ryan has signed a five-year contract extension, TJ Shelton, associate athletics director for sports administration, announced today. “Our wrestling program has enjoyed unprecedented success under Coach Ryan’s leadership and he has established himself as one of the nation’s best coaches,” said Shelton. “Tom has led us to a place among the […]

ESPN2 to Broadcast the 2015 Wrestling World Championships

USA Wrestling and United World Wrestling team up with Titan Mercury Wrestling Club and WEB productions to present the 2015 Wrestling World Championships in Las Vegas, NV. The prime time telecasts will reach over 90 million homes through a broadcast on ESPN2 and will also be available on Watch ESPN’s digital platforms. We expect the 2015 Wrestling World […]

Brands on likely Kinnick wrestling dual. May shatter NCAA attendance record.

All signs are pointing to a wrestling dual meet and a national attendance record going down Nov. 14 at Kinnick Stadium. Reached by phone Wednesday afternoon, Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands said, “There’s something big coming. And we’re excited about it.” The University of Iowa isn’t going as far to say the Hawkeyes will definitely […]

« Previous Entries Next Entries »