Congratulations to Amber Wiebe and Jessica Ramgotra who recently brought home medals from major tournaments in Ontario
Bishop Ryan Tournament, Dec. 12 - Amber Wiebe 1st
Jessica Ramgotra finished 5th
Matman Classic in Brampton, Dec. 13 - Amber Wiebe 1st
Jessica Ramgotra 3rd
Scholarship Award for First Year Post Secondary Students
Up to 3 scholarships of $500 each are available for students in their first year of postsecondary education who continue to wrestle competitively. Click here for eligibility criteria and application form. Application deadline Jan. 10, 2015
Dec. 13 Elmwood Tournament results
2015 Western Canada Summer Games click here for Informational flyer.
Nov. 28 & 29 Western Canada Summer Games Training Camp at Elmwood High School. Eligible athletes born 1999 - 2002. All athletes ages 12 - 18 are invited to attend. Novice to advanced wrestlers welcome. For Camp Flyer click here.
Training Camp Registration Form click here
Congratulations to the University of Winnipeg Wrestling Club. They won the varsity men's team competition at the Dino Invitational in Calgary. Full results.
The University of Winnipeg Club will host The Wesmen Open on Nov. 8 Click here for the event flyer.
MAWA 2014 Annual General Meeting Sept. 27
Save the date! This year we will be adding an athletes award luncheon immediately following the AGM.
Click Here for Reports
NAIG 2014 - Regina SK
Manitoba athletes win 6 medals at the North American Indigenous Games in Regina.
Congratulations Team Manitoba!
Savannah Cochrane - Gold
Deon Cameron - Gold
Samson Traverse - Silver
Bo Beardy - Silver
Brian Keeper - Bronze
Savannah Stevenson - Bronze
For full listing of results from NAIG games click here
2014 Canada Cup - Guelph ON
Congratulations to Amber Wiebe of the Schewa Wrestling Club who earned a bronze medal in the Pre-junior age group.
2015 Western Canada Summers Games
MAWA is pleased to announce the 2015 WCSG coaching staff. Alanna Stein has been appointed Team Manager. Coaches will be Steve Shylo, Duane Buhler and Derek Brignell.
Manitoba Wrestlers shine at Cadet/Juvnenile Nationals in Guelph. Manitoba athletes bring home a total of 9 medals! Click here for listing of medallists. For a full list of results go to the Wrestling Canada website at www.wrestling.ca
Manitoba Provincial Championships March 21-22 at West Kildonan Collegiate Click here for Results.
For full wrestling results click here
Congratulations to the following wrestlers from Grant Park who competed in the Dryden tournament on Jan. 10.
Gold - Joe Migie, Kelsey Sumner-Traverse, Marcel Dufault
Silver - Blade Thickfoot, Dariean Thickfoot, Kiril Akbar, Taitianna Price
Manitoba does well at Bishop Ryan Tournament in Hamilton on Friday Dec. 13, 2013
A total of 316 competitors from the area and as far away as Thunder Bay, Winnipeg, Calgary, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick took part in the competition. Four Manitoba Wrestlers from the Schewa Wrestling Club in Winnipeg captured 3 Gold and One Bronze:
Justin Ramgotra(Justin also wrestles for West Kildonan Collegiate) Boys Heavyweight- Gold
Nathalie Turenne – Girls 75 kg-Gold
Amber Wiebe – Girls 52 kg –Gold
Alisha Kaegi- Girls 60 kg- Bronze (by far the toughest girls weight class in the tournament)
The following day at the Matman tournament Manitoba athletes shone again.
1st 85 kg Justin Ramgotra
2nd 75 kg Nathalie Turenne
3rd 52 kg Amber Wiebe
5th 60 kg Alisha Kaegi
MAWA will be hiring a Registrar to work on a casual basis to process member registrations. Click here for detailed job description. Application deadline Monday, Feb. 2.
Pairing Masters Needed!
MAWA is looking for a couple of people willing to train as pairing masters. Must be available to work weekends. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details if interested
NCCP Coaching Clinics
Are you interested in learning to coach wrestling? More coaches are always needed!
MAWA offers two levels of coaching clinics. Minimum age requirement for coaches is 16.
Do you want to coach beginning wrestlers? Interested in working with elementary or junior high age groups?
Don't have a lot of wrestling experience but want to learn? We have a coaching course for you!
Community Coaching - Kids Wrestling is a one day clinic for new coaches wanting to coach beginning or young athletes. Cost: $65.00 Includes coaches manual, lesson plan manual and instructional DVD.
Do you have wrestling experience? Do you want to coach competitive athletes at the high school level? Then the Competition Introduction coaching course is the course take. This course is required for anyone who wants to coach competitive athletes at the high school level. It is also recommended for those coaching serious junior high competitors. This course is taught in two weekend sessions, Part A (16 hours) and Part B (20 hours). Cost $90.00 per part. Includes coaches manual and instructional DVD.
Please contact MAWA at email@example.com if you would like to take a clinic at a future date and we will notify you as soon as we have enough interest to offer the course.
NCCP Course Registration Form
Respect In Sport
Attention coaches! The Respect in Sport course is now available for the sport of wrestling on the Sport Manitoba website.(click here) This is a mandatory course for ALL coaches within the province of Manitoba.
NCCP Records Available On-Line
Attention Coaches! Your NCCP records are available on the following website: http://www.coach.ca/
Fila announces new wrestling rules
Cadet World Championships - Men's Freestyle Results
Manitoba wrestler Caleb Rutner represents Canada at the Cadet World Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Click here for all the results...
Wanted! Former amateur wrestlers interested in learning to coach. MAWA is in need of more coaches in all areas of the province. If you are interested in becoming a coach please sign up for one of our coaching clinics or contact us for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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