Marketing Manager

Wrestling Australia would like to appoint a Marketing Manager to help with the following:

Getting exposure for Wrestling on the Internet, local radio and all forms of social media. 

Making posters/flyers for competitions to make it easier for people to see information for the event.

Marketing wrestling in general to other sports where wrestling can help their sport.

Helping the states to promote wrestling using flyers for competition and camps and advertising social media.

We are initially asking the states to a inquire with their members to see if there is anyone that can assist Wrestling Australia with this.

Only people that have relevant marketing experience are asked to apply.

 Please contact wrestlingact@gmail.com with names and experience by 20th December. 

Canberra Cup 2019

It's that time of year again!!! Entry forms HERE!!

UWW Level 2 Course

Recently Ben and Jackie travelled to New Zealand to attend the United World Wrestling Level 2 Coaching course. This was an intensive week course held in conjunction with the Referee Level 1 course and the New Zealand Wrestling camp leading on to the New Zealand Nationals. They both came back fully charged and filled with new ideas and plans for their classes.

Australia Cup

Great fun was had at Melbourne who hosted an excellent competition. The team had great results and were happy with performances.

More Wrestling Classes:

Ben Keaney and Cedric Tchouga have added extra classes on Monday and Wednesday evenings at Stockade Gym from 6.30pm, as well as Saturdays from 11am.

Keep training and have fun.

2019

Welcome back to a new year of training, may it be a successful, fun and injury free year!

Membership is due for the year, please use the 2019 Membership Form, returning it to wrestlingact@gmail.com. The ACT Wrestling Bank account's details can be found on the form.

The calendar has been updated to include this year's events. Please keep an eye on it as it may be updated periodically due to changes or new competitions that may be of interest to you.

The next AGM is on 4th March at Tilleys at 6.30pm.

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

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)