Sara McMann will be presenting a clinic on Monday, April 21st at Beat the Streets New York at 145 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012. Women whom are 18 years and older are welcomed to sign up for this free chance to meet UFC Fighter Sara McMann!! Register at: http://btsny.org/mcmann 6:00-6:30pm: Check-in 6:30-8:00pm: Clinic 8:30pm: Social […]
The best and biggest girls freestyle wrestling tournament on the east coast is coming up at the end of April. Have you signed up yet? When: Saturday, April 26th, 2014. Weigh-ins 8:30-9:30am Where: Harry S. Truman High School, 750 Baychester Avenue, Bronx, NY 10475 Who: Any girls currently in the 6th-12th Grade. There will be […]
by Cheryl Wong As the competition season waits right around the corner in April, New York City competitors should note that local practices have already started in all five boroughs, as well as in the main Beat the Streets Training Center in Manhattan. If you haven’t already checked out this schedule of practices, check it […]
by Cheryl Wong Stony Brook’s Wrestling Club features two women this year, Abigael Lopez-Gay, and Beat the Streets New York alumna, Amena Asar. The Stony Brook Club team is one of a handful of college programs that are slowly building a female presence in the Northeast. Springfield Technical Community College in Massachusetts has six wrestlers, and […]
By Ember Kane-Lee Back in the Fall of 2013 a seventh grade girl from Pennsylvania named Audrianna Beattie and her parents spent over five hours in a hearing that would allow her to participate in her schools wrestling team. Audrianna’s school district originally denied her the right to participate based on the perceived problems the […]
post by Cheryl Wong; photos by Jen Chu Check out these pictures from Beat the Streets Philadelphia’s trip to Connecticut for the Green Knights Girls Wrestling Tournament. For more information about wrestling in Connecticut, contact Connecticut’s USA Wrestling Director Rob Lauretano at RobK@lauretano.com!
by Sara Fulp-Allen A few things inspired me this morning to blog about the importance of positioning for wrestlers, and since it has been quite a while since I blogged at all, I knew I needed to get this written down! After watching this match where now 11x World Champion Saori Yoshida of Japan defeats […]
Both Beat the Streets Philadelphia and Beat the Streets New York competed in Union, New Jersey on January 26th. Results will be posted on http://www.usawnj.org/scholastic_championships.htm, once available. In the meantime, enjoy some photos from the event!
By Cheryl Wong Here are Girls Tournaments/Events coming up this month! February 8th, Connecticut Green Knights Wrestling Tournament, Thomaston, CT February 16th – 17th, NUWAY National Duals, Columbus, OH February 22nd, Inaugural New York State Girls Folkstyle Championships, Staten Island, NY February 25 – March 1st, Lady Klippan Open, Klippan, Sweden
By Cheryl Wong and Adam Burgos The first annual NUWAY National Girls Duals will be held alongside the 2014 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division 1 National Duals in Columbus, OH on Feb 16 and 17th. To register to participate in the Duals event, please check out our Schedule. There will also be a Girls Division […]