Tag: greco-roman wrestling

Cancelled because of challenges in getting visas for the Iranian team. Greco Roman at the Jacob Curby Cup- America vs. Iran

I’m all for the separation of state and sport. Just like the separation of church and state. Boycott’s only hurt the athletes that are training for an event. Most internatinal sport brings people together. JACOB CURBY CUP At Chicago, Ill, June 27 Event Schedule 9:00 a.m. – Illinois freestyle women’s wrestling. 10:00 a.m. – Beat […]

Growing Greco Roman Wrestling- Go Greco Initiative pilot season launched to provide Greco-Roman wrestling at college level

BY RICHARD IMMEL USA WRESTLING | APRIL 28, 2015, 3:01 P.M. (ET) Photo: Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com The National Collegiate Wrestling Association and USA Wrestling have teamed up to form the Go Greco Initiative with aspirations of providing a university level Greco-Roman league in the United States. The league will function under the established governance model […]

NMU-OTS Greco wrestlers head to Latvia for training and tourney

BY GARY ABBOTT USA WRESTLING | DEC. 12, 2014, 7:10 P.M. (ET) Photos of Isaiah Varona and Nick Alvarez courtesy of Northern Michigan Univerity Olympic Training Site. Northern Michigan University’s Olympic Training Site will participate in an upcoming international Greco-Roman camp and competition in Riga, Latvia this month. It is one of the largest group […]

Ahad Javansalehi named Assistant National Greco-Roman Coach for USA Wrestling

by Gary Abbott Ahad Javansalehi of Portland, Ore. has been named as an Assistant National Greco-Roman Coach by USA Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States. Javansalehi will work with National Greco-Roman Coach Matt Lindland and Assistant National Greco-Roman Coach Momir Petkovic as part of USA Wrestling’s professional national Greco-Roman staff. […]