Archive for November, 2011

3 Popular Wrestling Techniques

There are many wrestling techniques, but the three we’re going to discuss today are; freestyle, Greco-Roman style, and beach wrestling.  Wrestling is one of the oldest sports in documented history, dating back as far as 15,000 years ago in primitive cave drawings in parts of France.  It is the most well-known and widely celebrated sports […]

A Brief History of Wrestling

Congratulations!  Either you’ve already chosen to participate in wrestling, one of the few sports that can be traced back to the earliest records of sports known to mankind, or you’re considering it!  You may immediately associate the sport of wresting with the Greeks or Romans (think Greco-Roman wrestling), but in actuality the sport of wrestling […]

5 Facts About Wrestling Uniforms

Wrestling is one of the purest sports that requires first and foremost, superior physical and mental strength, and very little wrestling gear–just shoes, a wrestling singlet, and headgear.  Simple. That’s one of the reasons we love this sport.  Wrestling uniforms and the requirements are determined by the National Federation of State High School Associations and […]

How To Choose The Right Wrestling Shoes

Wrestling is a sport of total physical contact, sheer strength–both mental and physical, and very little need for extra wrestling gear.  It’s one of the “purest” sports around, just two athletes on the mat.  The most important gear?  The shoes.  A good wrestler knows that they need wrestling shoes with superior grip and comfort in order […]