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Cadet and Juvenile Wrestlers Head to Fredericton for 2015 Championships

April 01, 2015

Ottawa – With selection to Cadet National Teams on the line, Canada’s best Cadet and Juvenile wrestlers will compete at Aitken University Centre at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, NB the site for the 2015 ASICS Cadet / Juvenile Canadian Wrestling Championships April 10 – 12, 2015.

This Canadian Championship will be the primary selection event for the Cadet National Teams which will represent Canada at several international events leading up to the 2015 Cadet World Championships in Sarajevo this August. This event represents the highest level event within the national competition system and brings with it the pressure of performance and the rewards for those that make it through to the top positions.

“It is our goal to continue to develop athletes and coaches that are among the best in the world and to support the programs and activities that give Canadian wrestlers every chance to succeed at the highest international level,” says Don Ryan President Wrestling Canada Lutte. “I would like to thank the 2015 Canadian Championship Organizing Committee in Fredericton and the host provincial association, Lutte New Brunswick Wrestling for their collaboration in hosting this important event.”

The 2015 ASICS Cadet / Juvenile Canadian Wrestling Championships, as sanctioned by Wrestling Canada Lutte, will be organized by the Black Bears Wrestling Club and Lutte New Brunswick Wrestling (LNBW). The event will feature eight competition mats and will include Men’s Freestyle and Women’s wrestling at the cadet level (15-16 year-olds) as well as Men’s Freestyle, Greco-Roman and Women’s wrestling at the juvenile level (17-18 year-olds). The event will also feature women’s Greco-Roman wrestling and Cadet Team Trials.

Weigh-ins will start on Thursday April 9th with competition starting April 10th. Follow the event for updates on Twitter www.twitter.com/WrestlingCanada or via Facebook at www.facebook.com/WrestlingCanada