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Its Time to do some work

For those young athletes who are ready to hit the mat The Sandbox at Madeline’s Place is offering a great opportunity by hosting a club wrestling team this year.

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Freestyle

In freestyle, a wrestler may attack his opponent’s legs, as with single-leg and double-leg tackles, or he may apply other holds below the waist, such as the fireman’s carry or the crotch lift. He also may use his own legs to attack, as with trips and some types of scissors holds. The legs also may be used by the defensive wrestler to counter-attack or to block certain lifts. Such use of the legs also is an integral part of American folkstyle wrestling.

Greco-Roman Style

Except for the ban on use of the legs by either wrestler, the rules for freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling are identical. But that limitation brings great differences in philosophy and style. Much of the scoring results from spectacular, arching throws since a defensive wrestler being lifted may resist only by shifting his weight and balance, rather than by blocking with his legs or by grasping his opponent’s legs.


“ I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times ”

Bruce Lee - Quote of the Day



Workout Facility

East Williamson County  Address

310 Main st

Taylor, TX 76574

Salado Location

620 Thomas Arnold Rd.

Salado, TX 76571

For Branch-Specific Details Contact:

SaladoWrestling@gmail.com

Contact Info

For more information, please contact:

Matt Smith at smittyrltw@yahoo.com

OR

Rachael Haynes at sandboxatmadelines@gmail.com