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  1. A Glossary of Wrestling Terms

    by , 08-18-2010 at 04:19 AM (Wrestling - High School, College, Promotion, & Tips)
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    The referee's command to begin wrestling.

    ankle lace
    A hold in which the wrestler grasps the opponent by the ankles with his arms and exposes the opponent's back to the mat.

    arm bar
    A method of turning an opponent from stomach to back on the mat by wrapping an arm around the opponent's elbow and using the leverage of that hold to flip him over.

    arm throw
    A move in which a wrestler throws the opponent ...
  2. Preseason Wrestling Conditioning Tips

    by , 08-16-2010 at 11:57 PM (Wrestling - High School, College, Promotion, & Tips)


    Preparing for the upcoming wrestling season by getting in shape is one of the easiest ways to get the leg up on your competition whether you?re fighting for a varsity spot or preparing to win a state title. In this wrestling conditioning tutorial we are going to cover the basics of a good preseason workout plan, it?s uses during the season, and a few common mistakes kids make when doing ...

    Updated 08-17-2010 at 06:42 AM by Schlottke

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    Wrestling Technique , High School Wrestling , Wrestling Tips , High School Wrestling
  3. Why FloNationals is the Best National Tournament to Attend

    by , 07-04-2010 at 01:00 PM (Wrestling - High School, College, Promotion, & Tips)


    When I was a senior in high school my goal was to get a full ride to Arizona State. You, your child, or one of your athletes may have a similar dream and I'm going to explain why choosing to attend FloNationals in the future could be a major building block towards attaining that goal.

    Now, if you're focused on this goal, you should already know that Fargo and NHSCA Sr. Nationals are the two key ...
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  4. Enhancing Learning in a Wrestling Practice Room

    by , 07-02-2010 at 07:50 PM (Wrestling - High School, College, Promotion, & Tips)
    Enhancing Learning in a Wrestling Practice Room

    Enhancing Learning in a Wrestling Practice Room By Andrew Johnson, Ph.D. Mankato, Minnesota.

    Elements of Effective Skills Instruction
    Teaching a skill of any kind incorporates five components: (a) identification of the procedural components, (b) dire c t instruction and modeling, (c) guided practice, (d) independent practice, and (e) review. Incorporating these components into a wrestling practice room will ...

    Updated 07-03-2010 at 01:30 PM by Schlottke

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  5. Principles for Three Basic Takedowns

    by , 06-05-2010 at 06:35 PM (Wrestling - High School, College, Promotion, & Tips)
    Single Leg

    • Wrist chop - As opponent reaches (either tired or poor position) chop the wrist defending the leg you are attacking.
    • Wrist pull - While circling with your opponent, pull hard on the wrist defending the leg you are attacking? When they react you release their wrist (pulling hand in, close to their side). Begin shooting immediately when you release their hand.
    • Elbow pop - When your opponent reaches with their arm that is supposed to defend their lead leg
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