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Women’s Cadet Trials & Greco-Roman Competition Completes 2016 Championships

April 18, 2016

(Calgary, AB) – The Greco-Roman portion of the 2016 ASICS Cadet / Juvenile Canadian Wrestling Championships as well as the Women’s Cadet Trials have finished, ending the University of Calgary event.

A complete results package from the weekend can be found at the following link:  https://wrestling.ca/2016-cadet-juvenile-canadian-championships-results/3643

Wrestling Canada Lutte thanks the University of Calgary, the Dinos Wrestling Club and the organizing committee for hosting a well-run and well-attended Championships.

For Greco-Roman, in addition to the medals being presented, awards were announced. Based on ballots submitted during the competition, the Outstanding Juvenile Men’s Greco-Roman wrestler award went to 85 kg champion Justin Shannon of the Mountaintop Wrestling Club. The Outstanding Women’s Greco-Roman wrestler award went to Wolfpack Wrestling Club’s Hannah Taylor at 60 kg.

Other Greco-Roman awards presented included:

  • Club Team Award Juvenile Men’s Greco-Roman: Akhara of Champions Wrestling Club
  • Provincial Team Award Juvenile Men’s Greco-Roman: Team Ontario

Canada next plays host to 2 international tournaments, the Nordhagen Classic hosted in Calgary at the Olympic Oval on May 14th and the long-standing Canada Cup, being hosted in Guelph on June 25th. The Nordhagen Classic will be part of a larger combat sport event initiative, which will also feature the “ Canadian Open Judo Championships” and “Canadian National Taekwondo Championships”. Wrestling Canada Lutte is proud to partner with Judo Canada and Taekwondo Canada on this initiative.