Dear Member of the Wrestling Community, TWI is celebrating its fourth birthday. Hard to believe it’s been four years since The Wrestling Insider and the True Wrestling Insider pages were born, springing from the International Olympic Committee Executive Board recommendation to remove wrestling from the Olympic program in Feb. 2013. (Thankfully, that ...
Category: Houston Heroes
By Jennie Koenig for IAwrestle Have you considered signing your kid up for wrestling, but are unsure? Parents, can I just take a minute to convince you to have your kids give it a try? Before I begin, let me just say that I do not wish to insinuate that every ...
“More enduringly than any other sport, wrestling teaches self-control and pride. Some have wrestled without great skill—none have wrestled without pride.” ~ Dan Gable Today’s workforce is extremely competitive. When comparing resumes it’s easy to get lost in all the bullet points of software literacy and past responsibilities. If you really ...
Wrestling turns boys into men He wasn’t lightning quick. He couldn’t hit a superduck off of the line. His upper body was far bigger than the lower half, but he was my heavyweight, and I loved him just the way he was. His daddy was a wrestler with a ...
Wrestling is for EVERYBODY! The first time I met him, his mom did the talking. She explained about his past, the bullying, the torture. She explained that he had Asperger’s Syndrome, something I hadn’t heard of, and that he didn’t like touching, or talking, or getting close to anyone, ...
My Wrestling Summer By Kobe Ames The past 5 weeks of my summer I have been wrestling with Rob Waller at the All American Wrestling Club and camps. These past 5 weeks I’ve had a great experience wrestling. I learned lots of different technique and different looks. I had the privilege to ...
Houston Hero 10.07.13 (day before my Birthday) My new Houston Hero is not really a person but an organization--Victory Wrestling Challenge. Victory Wrestling Challenge will conduct their inaugural event on Nov 22, 2013. Elite wrestlers competing in Freestyle and Greco Roman. This may be a great addition to what our sport needs to create ...