Category: Wrestling Shoes

Are You Stud Enough to Wear Ugly?

If you’ve seen our Deal of the Week on Flo Wrestling’s website, then a little background on these JS25 might be of interest to you. I think the shoes are an eye sore but when you learn about the awesome features, you may forget all about the colors that scream the look of a Wrestler’s […]

Start the New Year with New Kicks for the Mats

The holidays are now over and you’re anxious to get back on the mat with your teammates. You’ve kept up with your workouts during the break and you’re fueled by new resolutions to do whatever it takes to make weight, improve your overall performance, and set some personal bests along the way. In short, you’re […]

Keep the Extra Holiday Weight Off

With the wrestling season now in full swing, following a strict diet and counting every calorie to ensure you make weight for your next competition is second nature. After all, the last thing you want to do is tip the Summit wrestling scale over the limit at weigh-in and let down your entire team. But […]

Let’s Talk About Wrestling Shoes

Wrestling shoes maximize your ability to perform. A wrestler needs to be able to move quickly, smoothly and with precision. To move this way shoes must fit well. A good fitting shoe will provide traction, be flexible and help instill confidence. Good fitting shoes are almost a part of the wrestler. He is not conscious […]

Facts About Wrestling Shoe Sizes

Having excellent ankle support and foot traction directly impacts a wrestler’s ability to perform both offensive and defensive maneuvers during a match. This means well-fitting wrestling shoes can sometimes make the difference between executing the perfect takedown and slipping at an inopportune moment, thereby giving your opponent a positional edge. Because footwear is so crucial […]

Review of Adidas adiZERO London Olympics Wrestling Shoes

There’s no question that the best thing about the Summer Olympics is being able to see the top freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers in the world represent their countries and compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals. But getting a look at all the cool new wrestling gear that manufacturers roll out in honor of the […]

Tips on How to Add Ankle Support to Wrestling Shoes

One of the keys to being a successful wrestler is having the ability to use your feet wisely. This means maintaining your balance while grappling or putting yourself in the perfect position to obtain leverage over your opponent and force him to the mat—all in the face of the extreme twisting, turning, and jostling that […]

Top Wrestling Shoes

To find a great pair of wrestling shoes, you have to look beyond the brand name, general design, and color scheme of the product. That’s because unlike other kinds of wrestling gear, the type of shoe you use has a direct impact on your performance during matches. Instead of simply choosing a shoe because it’s […]

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 […]

Man Up! Asics Aggressor “Sissy” Wrestling Shoes

What would you do if your opponent strode up to the mat wearing hot pink and powder blue wrestling shoes with yellow highlights? Would you laugh at him for sporting girly colors and figure you have the match in the bag? Or would the sight strike fear into your heart as it dawns on you […]