Development

2 weeks 5 days ago

While the overall injury rate in Summer Olympic Sports shows a gradual increase during recent Olympic Games, the rate of wrestling injuries during 2016 Rio Games were lower than 2012 London (12%) and 2008 Beijing (9.3%) Olympic Games.

8 months 2 weeks ago

An explanation of wrestling's newest metric: The Power Rate. The rating helps fans, athletes and coaches understand the importance of the time spent on the mat in comparison with total points scored and given up.

2 years 3 months ago

IOC President Thomas Bach and IOC executive board member Caludia Bokel attended the launch of United World Wrestling's worldwide initiative to grow female participation in the sport of wrestling.

2 years 4 months ago

Citing growing participation among women in the sport of wrestling and a renewed institutional focus on gender equity, United World Wrestling has launched a campaign to focus on the development of women in wrestling worldwide.