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Wrestling: A Sport of Many Lessons

Wrestling: A Sport of Many Lessons

 

Wrestling: A Sport of Many Lessons

By: Shayne Tierney

Wrestling is truly the greatest sport of all time. We have compiled a list of different lessons that wrestlers have agreed were taught to them through the sport of wrestling.

 

Wrestling Teaches:

1. Discipline 

2. Humility 

3. Perseverance 

4. Composure

5. Confidence 

6. A different sense of swagger

7. Heart

8. Instinct

9. Intensity 

10. Motivation from within 

11.  How to overcome adversity 

12. How to work towards one goal despite the circumstances 

13. How to accept defeat 

14. How to turn a...


Ten Reasons Every Person Should Wrestle

Ten Reasons Every Person Should Wrestle

Ten Reasons Every Person Should Wrestle
By: Shayne Tierney
 

10. Wrestling is a base sport of athleticism for all sports

9. Wrestling is a great way for father/mother, son/daughter bonding & can be passed through multiple generations

8. Wrestling is a great community and many great connections can be made throughout the sport

7. Wrestling teaches many great life lessons, such as ; discipline,perseverance, heart, among many others

6. Wrestling can promote a healthy lifestyle for kids

5....


Wrestler's on the Gridiron

Wrestler's on the Gridiron

Wrestler's on the Gridiron

By: Shayne Tierney

Legendary football coach Bob Stoops once said, “I am a great wrestling fan. Wrestlers have so many qualities that athletes need to have.” Wrestling is a sport which provides a great base of athleticism and correlates very well to other athletic activities. You can not find any other sport which requires and teaches all of the skills and attributes that wrestling indeed does. The combination of speed, strength, balance, quickness, coordination, mental strength, and determination which wrestling provides will make any athlete a better athlete.

As the football season...


The 10 Commandments of Wrestling Swag

The 10 Commandments of Wrestling Swag

The 10 Commandments of Wrestling Swag

By: Shayne Tierney

 We have come up with the "10 Commandments of Wrestling Swag". If you follow these commandments, you are guaranteed to look good on the mat! Remember to always #StayFunky!

10. Always shower, wash your clothes, and smell good. A smelly wrestler = a swagless wrestler.

9. Anything that is loose gets tucked in. Pants tucked into socks = swag. Make sure your socks aren’t too high and NO ANKLE SOCKS.

8. No double kneepads. Period.

7. Any headgear that is close to the original cliff...


Stock Market For Wrestling Shoes

Stock Market For Wrestling Shoes

Stock Market For Wrestling Shoes

By: Connor Boike and Shayne Tierney

“Stock Market”: The collection of markets and exchanges where the issuing and trading of equities and or stocks of publicly held companies, bonds, and other classes of securities are taken place 

Individuals often purchase stock in hope that the value of that particular stock will increase overtime. There are hundreds of different factors that investors consider before investing in a particular stock (such as price, revenue growth, debt, etc) One particular stock which has been quite profitable in recent years is Apple. An investment of $990...