Wrap Up

Thank you to all who came to the Canberra Cup, see the Canberra Cup page for a few photos.  We hope to have more events next year to broaden competition opportunities for all wrestlers.

There will be a competition in Victoria in January 13. This is a selection event for Oceania in Guam.  Oceania will be a self-funded event for qualifying wrestlers.  The competition is only open to Australian Citizens.  Copies of Passports need to be provided with entry form.  Please get entry forms to me before January 4th.

Selection for Oceania - 13 January 2019

Training:

Last session for the year:  AIS = 20th ; Erindale = 19th; Stockade = 21st

First Session next year : AIS = 11th; Erindale = 8th; Stockade = 12th

CANBERRA CUP – 2nd December

Calling all wrestlers! Get ready for the holiday season and 2019 at the friendliest competition around - Canberra Cup! 2kg weight allowance. Canberra Cup Entry forms : Canberra Cup Entry form 2018

Fundraising for Nationals

We are hoping to send a number of high achieving wrestlers to Perth for Nationals and have set up a gofundme account to assist with the fares.  If you could help or share this information, you will have many grateful wrestlers. https://www.gofundme.com/help-act-wrestling-get-to-nationals        

Preparing for Nationals

20180818_103050Friday nights AIS Friday nights f Saturday morning classes Good to see wrestlers are ramping up their training for Nationals.  All wrestlers interested in competing in Nationals please get hold of ACT Wrestling in order to assist in preparations as well as travel and accommodation. UPDATE:  The ACT Wrestlers did really well at Nationals!    

ACT Wrestling NEWS

 Please have a read and acquaint yourselves new rules released in April 2018.

 ACT Wrestling will be hosting the ACT Championships on Sunday 5th August at Erindale PCYC, please hold the date and come compete!

 AIS Friday night sessions will have an Adult Fundamentals session from 6.15 pm, for those of us wanting to focus on basics.  From 27th July, there will be a kids class commencing on Fridays at 6pm (on a different area of the mat), parents, bring your kids.

In order to train at the AIS, one needs to be a member of the ACT Wrestling Association in order to be covered by insurance.  Please ensure your 2018 membership dues are paid, and your details updated. Friday Night Training AIS2Friday Night Training AIS

Latest PCYC Competion

A PCYC wrestling competition was held in Erindale PCYC over the weekend, with a number of younger wrestlers discovering the fun of competing in their first competition.  Congratulations to all wrestlers and their coaches!PCYC June 2018 Competition

Wrestling ACT AGM – 4th June 2018

Notice to Members: The AGM for Wrestling ACT will be held on the Monday 4th June 2018 at Tilley's in Lyneham at 8pm after training. Please ensure your membership is up to date and come along to assist with building your wrestling community.

Thursday training

A huge thank you to Baldev Raj (Sagandeep's dad) for sponsoring the wrestlers tracksuits! PCYC1PCYC2

Youth Nationals Sydney

ACT sent 6 enthusiastic up and coming wrestlers to Youth Nationals in Sydney.  A great day was had by all. Youth Nationals - Sydney 2017f

New Model Rules Adopted for ACT Wrestling

A motion to adopt the Access Canberra Model Rules for Incorporated Associations was unanimously passed at a Special General Meeting on 21 April. Please see the attached links for the Objects and Purposes of the Association and the Model Rules ACT_Objects and Purposes Associations model rules (1)