Archive for December, 2011

Wrestling Knee pads: Options to Consider

Not every wrestler likes the idea of using knee pads, so not everyone wears them. However, for those that use them, knee pads help make wrestling a little easier by increasing protection around the knees against potential injuries. Because everyone is different, there are a myriad of knee pads available — all created differently and […]

Facts About Wrestling Singlets

Wrestling singlets have come a long way since the early days of its inception in 1970. Three things are very important when it comes to making an ideal singlet: functionality, appearance and comfort. The singlet uniform is considered one and the same with the sport of wrestling, but it seems to be falling out of […]

3 Wrestling Games to Try During Practice

Wrestling is one of the most popular sports in high schools nationwide, but a common problem for many coaches is keeping the practices informative, fun and motivational. A trend that is picking up speed across many high schools is to motivate wrestlers by teaching skills and techniques through games rather than repetitive drills. Below are […]

High School Vs. College Wrestling

Wrestling at the collegiate level is usually more challenging and competitive than wrestling in high school. The best university programs enlist intense wrestling breeding grounds, drawing top-ranked amateurs and champions from various states. Colleges at the NCAA Division II and Division III levels recruit the best high schools athletes in their region, as do NAIA […]