Category: youth wrestling gear

How to Determine if Your Child is Ready to Start Wrestling

Your child has recently voiced a desire to join the local wrestling club. While your knowledge of the sport only comes from whatever you manage to catch of the Summer Olympics once every four years, you’re pretty sure it’s far too rough for your kid. After all, your child is still a small, scrawny elementary […]

Number of Female Wrestlers and Teams Continues to Grow

Did you know that percentage-wise, girls’ wrestling is the fastest growing high school sport in the country? It’s true. According to the 2010-2011 NFHS High School Athletics Participation survey, the number of female wrestlers jumped to a nationwide total of 7,351 — a 19.8 percent increase over the previous year’s results. This number still pales […]

Trouble Finding Youth Sizes

Finding quality youth wrestling gear at reasonable prices can be a major challenge for parents. Due to low demand, most manufacturers produce and release a very limited supply of kids singlets, wrestling shoes, and headgear, and most retailers maintain an even smaller inventory of these products. Consequently, you get fewer choices and are typically stuck […]