Why specialize in a wrestling style? Be successful in all styles!

Posted by Andrew Hipps on Jun 18, 2018 8:59:22 AM



Adam Coon may be the most complete wrestler in the United States when examining his success in all three styles of wrestling.

This year the 23-year-old Michigan heavyweight reached the national finals in folkstyle (NCAA), Greco-Roman and freestyle, proving that wrestlers can be successful competing in all three styles of wrestling, even at the highest level.

Coon, who defeated Olympic champion Kyle Snyder once in three tries this season, wants to go against the norm and prove that wrestlers can be successful in all styles of wrestling.

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Topics: High School, Youth

Tips for running a successful and profitable wrestling tournament

Posted by Jeff Pape on Nov 6, 2017 1:31:27 PM

Jeff Pape, owner of WrestlingGear.com, shares tips for running a successful and profitable wrestling tournament.

I have been involved in wrestling for over 30 years and have been to quite a few tournaments. If you keep your eyes open and stay positive you can learn something from every wrestling tournament you attend. I always tried to find something to bring back to my tournaments when I attended other tournaments. Or even learn what not to do. That is just as valuable!

Here are  tips for running a successful and profitable wrestling tournament.

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Topics: High School, Youth

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