Download and see a sample of our Quarterly Newsletters -- click the LINKS below for your copy of “News From the Mat” :
2003 Winter/Spring Edition
2002 May/June Edition
For info on other wrestling
clubs, just scroll pass the Boston, MA info and you'll come across many other club's practices & schedules.
”OPEN MAT PRACTICES in the Boston, MA area”
In the city of Boston – via the Boston Union Wrestling Club this is the ONLY weekly
wrestling workouts/practices happening via this local "STRAIGHT"
sports group. Their practices are advertised
in local Boston publications/newspapers as ADULT MEN'S WRESTLING with an
emphasis on amateur freestyle and collegiate style wrestling.
information about this club via their updated webpage Boston Union Wrestling Club
niche is guys who are mostly in their 20’s/30’s who like/want to keep doing
wrestling. About 80% wrestled
in high school and/or college and many are very good indeed.
are coaches or assistant coaches for high school programs. They are gaining an increasing
number of college guys in universities like Northeastern that do not have
practices are fairly informal.
After warm-ups, they typically engage in shark bait takedowns, move
to top/bottom and out from referee's position, and then have refereed
regardless of age, size or experience, is welcome to work out with Boston
Union Wrestling Club.
****FYI**** These weekly practices
are "NOT" affiliated, associated with or run by EAST COAST
WRESTLING CLUB. Information is provided here as a courtesy to those
interested in finding a local regular wrestling workout space in the Boston area.
To get there easily by the MBTA/subway – take the ORANGE line T to Roxbury
Crossing; at the station exit
turn left on Tremont Street.
Walk two short blocks to the first set of lights (Parker St.) and
turn left on Parker.
Walk three more blocks and the school will be visible on your
right. Turn right on Alleghany
St. then enter the schoolyard.
The unlocked entrance for the wrestling room is on the east (Tremont St.)
side of the building.]
Email their contact person,Will,
for more details/questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com
aware that the Boston Union Wrestling Club works out at a "STRAIGHT" gym
open to the general public.
the guys attending wrestled on high school and university teams, while the
rest are learning as adults. The ages range from 22-60, with a
entire gambit of weight classes and experience levels from novice to very
their guys are professionals in their 20’s/30’s but people of any age,
gender, weight, and experience level are welcome to join in on their
See their updated website with the most current information before attending a practice as they added a NEW workout location for Saturdays in April 2007 Boston Union Wrestling Club.
EAST COAST WRESTLING CLUB
East Coast Wrestling Club "DOES NOT" have its own practice space.
Just an FYI; we have members in all 6 New England states. so accomodating everyone with an easy access practice space might not happen.
ALSO some East
Coast members/grapplers do attend the Boston Union practices regularly so they can get in a regular workout
PLUS get access to mat time with people of all weight classes.
currently searching for a place where this gay wrestling club and amp; its members could
work out privately without hassle, prejudice, or any harassment.
know of/come across/find a space that is reasonably priced worth looking
into contact us and call Marc: at our ECWC club phone info line (401) 467-6737
, OR E-mail him at either: firstname.lastname@example.org OR at our 2nd E-mail address email@example.com
Other Wrestling Club's
Metro/MGWA of New York City, NY practices [every
Sunday from 2-5pm] & [Wednesday from 8-10pm] at the Gay Community
Center, 208 West 13th Street (just west of 7th Ave.) New York,
NY. [Their workout space is in
room 412 & they also host a BEGINNER’S clinic-practice-orientation on the 1st
Wednesday of every month from 8-10pm.]
The NYC Gay Community Center
is located in Greenwich Village – Manhattan – NYC. Click to see their GET in GEAR page
of what to bring & where to go: http://www.metrowrestling.org/getingear.html
Wrestling Club of Philadelphia, PA has
practices every [Monday from 6:30 to 8:00 pm] at the William Way Community
Center, 1315 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA For more information, contact Mike@Phillyspartans@hotmail.com
Golden Gate Wrestling Club in San Francisco, California hosts practices at the
Eureka Valley Recreation Center - 100 Collingwood - in San Francisco, CA on
[Tuesdays/Fridays at 7pm & Sundays at 2pm]. Email for details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern California Wrestling
Club in West Hollywood, CA meets for practices on Saturdays from 4-7pm; See their website for their calendar of events.
Their outreach/contact person is Eddie @ (310)985-4335 and you can email for details too --> email@example.com OR firstname.lastname@example.org
ALSO explore their NEWCOMER'S CORNER on their dynamic interactive website with info about wrestling, the club, events, & what they offer.
San Diego Bulldogs Wrestling Club of San Diego, California
invites you to their practices which are held on [Tuesdays & Saturdays]. Contact the Bulldogs via
or call their info line @ (619) 491-4747 [24 hours a day/7 days a week]
Real Jock.com's feature on San Diego BULLDOGS Wrestling Club
Wrestling Club of Seattle, Washington
Visit their updated site at http://www.kingswrestling.org
or E-mail email@example.com
Chicago Wrestling Club in Chicago, Illinois can be reached at their interactive NEW
WEB SITE Chicago Wrestling Club Their practices are held on Thursdays @ 7PM & Saturdays @ 1:30PMat Quad's Gym
For more info on their ReCREWtment Night; Mention you were referred by our site and E-mail JOSH firstname.lastname@example.org
The mission of the Chicago Wrestling Club is to provide a safe learning environment for wrestlers 18 years of age and older. We do not discriminate based on gender, orientation, age or wrestling experience. Our purpose is to train wrestlers in the disciplines of freestyle, greco-roman, and folkstyle wrestling.
Click here for info on London Amateur Wrestlers (LAW) of
England and see their 2nd webpage via British Grappling
City Wrestling Club can be reached at PO Box 2101 Cloverly, N.S.W. AUSTRALIA The contact person for HCWC in the
outback is Barry
Paris Wrestling Club FRENCH version of their webpage Club de lutte de Paris [Paris Lutte/Paris Wrestling Club/(Paris Lutte Amateur Groupe-PLAG]
Paris Lutte/Paris Wrestling Club ENGLISH version of their webpage This great club in Paris, FRANCE hosts yearly tournaments & wrestling weekends.
Email/contact Philippe for info/details at email@example.com
Wrestling Club in TEXAS
Houston Wrestling Club organizes workouts and other activities open to
anyone interested in wrestling. The workouts provide instruction, practice,
and an opportunity for participants to enjoy wrestling for fun, exercise or
sport. Most workouts are free and all are open to newcomers. Persons who
become Basic Members receive TakeDowns (the HWC
newsletter) with a schedule of workouts and events.
become Full Members have a listing with their contact information,
interests and photographs included in the HWC roster, and they receiveTakeDowns[their newsletter],
the roster and its updates. The HWC roster includes wrestlers across Texas
and is now expanding to include wrestlers nationwide.
Learn more about the Houston Wrestling Club via the Outletics Gay Sports website
information/contact Larry at the HWC via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tampa Bay Eagles Wrestling Club of Florida
The Tampa Bay
Eagles Wrestling Club is a gay, amateur freestyle wrestling team dedicated
to learning, training and competing in the sport of freestyle wrestling.
The team meets weekly to train and wrestle.
their "dynamic great amazing" site—They have weekly workouts that
put you thru the paces of the sport
Hit the mats when in Tampa, Florida
& more http://www.tampaeagles.com
DC Wrestling Club of Washington, DC in our nation's capitol.
For more facts send an EMAIL:email@example.com
Lions Gates Wrestling Club in Vancouver, British Columbia;
CANADA has lots of details of what they have to offer on their website.
Contact ROGER for club information/practice info at (604) 253-6337
Or email for inquiries firstname.lastname@example.org
Toronto Wrestling Club in Toronto, Ontario; CANADA is a great club & to learn more about TWC; contact Rob through an email Robwrestle@aol.com
For info on the Crescent
City Wrestling Club of New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LOUISIANA; write to their club c/o John T. Martin, 724 Dumaine # 4, New Orleans, LA 70116