Storm wrestlers begin Olympic season with competitions around the world

Wrestlers for the Minnesota Storm will begin their 2015-2016 competitive season jetting around the world for training and competition. Storm athletes will look to build on Andy Bisek’s bronze medal performance at the 2015 World Championships that capped a successful end to last season.

Greco-Roman athlete Patrick Carey has already left the Land of 10,000 wrestlers for a training camp and competition in Oslo, Norway. Continue reading at www.mtcstorm.com

U.S. Senior Nationals and Trials Qualifier set for Las Vegas, Dec. 18-19

One of the most important Senior-level events of the new season, the U.S. Senior Nationals and Trials Qualifier, will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, December 18-19.

Competition will be in the 18 Olympic weight classes, six weight classes in each of the three Olympic styles.

The top seven placewinners in each weight class will qualify to compete in the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Wrestling in Iowa City, Iowa, April 9-10. Continue reading