Athletes

Direct Athlete Support

Athletes are the heart and soul of the sport of wrestling. United World Wrestling thrives to provide support to athletes to help them focus on their current goals and allow them to perform at their maximum potential.

The current athlete performance and support programs covers a wide range of areas and are available for elite active athletes:

All applications submitted must be endorsed by respective national federations and sent via the official federation email account. 

Mandate and Current UWW Athlete Commission Members

 

 

Road To Tokyo Olympic Games 2021

IOC Athletes’ Commission Statement

The IOC Athletes’ Commission (AC) welcomes and supports the new dates agreed by the IOC, the IPC and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad to be celebrated from 23 July to 8 August 2021, and for the Paralympic Games to be celebrated from 24 August to 5 September 2021.

https://www.olympic.org/athlete365/voice/31-march-ioc-ac-statement/

United World Wrestling Financial Support for Olympic Games Preparation Training Camps will be rescheduled. Details will be shared in due course.  

Date

Style

Location

TBC

Women's Wrestling

Kuortane Olympic Training Centre

TBC

Freestyle and Greco-Roman

Sofia, Bulgaria

United World Wrestling is able to cover the camps’ cost for qualified athletes. However, please note that the amount of funding is limited and that we give priority to those athletes and federations whose circumstances and performances best deserve this support. 

UWW Technical Assistance 2020 Continental Championships 

 

Camp KAZ

 

2022 Summer Youth Olympics