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Paris Lutte

Join us in Paris in 2018!

Abram 'Alex' Ostrovskiy, 1932-2016

Coach Abram 'Alex'
    width=WWB Hall of Merit member Abram 'Alex' Ostrovskiy, an internationally noted CCCP competitor, coach, and official, who during the 2002 Gay Games in Sydney officiated and coached Golden Gate WC, died in his sleep in mid-April 2016. Our condolences to his family and all whose lives he blessed. You can read more here.

Gay Games X in 2018 will be in the beautiful city of Paris, with the freestyle wrestling and no-gi grappling tournaments occuring August 5 through 7.

Wrestling is the only sport to be officially sanctioned in every Gay Games since 1982. WWB member club Paris-Lutte will be the host for the 2018 quadrennial tournament. Opening day clinics will be followed by tournament events in freestyle and no-gi grappling.

Registration is expected to open in May 2016 with a special Early Bird Discount. The special early registration fee is expected to be available online from May 13-31 2016; after that, fees will go up on a regular basis throughout the rest of the registration period.

For information on the event, visit the Paris Gay Games X website (click here).

Press Release 20 June 2017 Wrestlers WithOut Borders reconfirms past position after recent GLISA/Miami World OutGames Fiasco (click here)

Golden Gate Wrestling

Don Jung Memorial XXXI FreeStyle & Grappling San Francisco Foslom WeekEnd 22-24 September 2017 (click here)

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Sin City ShootOut XI FreeStyle & Grappling Las Vegas MLK WeekEnd 11-14 January 2018 (click here)

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Melbourne Wranglers join WWB

Melbourne Wranglers Sydney’s Harbour City Silverbacks were feeling very energized by their experiences wrestling in recent Gay Games and tournaments in San Francisco. But they also were feeling very isolated and regretting that there wasn’t another LGBT wrestling club in Australia with who they could share the joys and challenges of training and competing.

So, being wrestlers, they set out to change all of that.

This month, the newly created Melbourne Wranglers joined Wrestlers WithOut Borders. How the Wranglers came into existence is a story of Australian determination.

Read the full story here.

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