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Michael Asselstine

Michael Asselstine, a member of the Edmonton Bears Wrestling Club, will be competing at the 2018 World Championships in the 65 kg weight class. He won the 2018 Senior Canadian Championships with an 8-0 decision victory over Dillion Williams. Currently, Asselstine is the Lead Coach for 13 to 18-year-olds at the Edmonton Bears Wrestling Club. He has spent nine years coaching under the philosophy, “if you put in the work, good things will happen; getting the most out of athletes who raise up to the challenge”. While a member of the University of Alberta Golden Bears, Asselstine was a three-time CIS Champion and a two-time University of Alberta Male Athlete of the Year. He has also enjoyed some international success, most recently finishing fifth at the 2018 Pan American Championships.


DateCompetitionAge GroupWeight ClassRank
2018-09-07Waclaw Ziolkowski MemorialSeniors65,017
2018-07-07Canada CupSeniors652
2018-05-03Pan American ChampionshipSeniors655
2017-08-25World ChampionshipSeniors7023
2017-07-08Canada CupSeniors652
2017-01-28Grand Prix of ParisSeniors6510
2016-06-25Canada CupSeniors653
2015-09-10World ChampionshipSeniors6121
2015-07-24Waclaw Ziolkowski MemorialSeniors6110
2015-07-11Grand Prix of SpainSeniors615
2015-06-13Canada CupSeniors611
2014-07-15Pan American ChampionshipSeniors612
2014-05-31City of Sassari TournamentSeniors615
2013-09-06Jeux de la FrancophonieSeniors601
2013-08-10Waclaw Ziolkowski MemorialSeniors6015
2013-07-11World University GamesSeniors6018
2013-05-31Golden Grand PrixSeniors605
2013-04-05Pan American ChampionshipSeniors607

Club: Edmonton Bears Wrestling Club

Born: October 5, 1989 (age 29)