Grand Island Wrestling Club


Welcome to the Grand Island Wrestling. This years season will begin on January 3rd in the Middle School upper gym. We are looking forward to another exciting and rewarding season. The cost of the club is $40.00 per individual. Included in the cost will be an AAU Wrestling Membership Card, secondary insurance coverage, training in Folkstyle, Freestyle and Greco-Roman techniques and a Wrestling Club tee shirt.


      Registration will be held Wednesday December 20, 2006 between 6 8 oclock PM in the GI High School upper gym the cost will be $40.00

      NO CHECKS!! Please bring cash only

      Practices will be held Monday and Wednesday nights 6-8 pm during the month of January. During the month of February wrestling practice will be Monday and Thursday. We will let you know about March.

      Proper attire consists of a tee shirt, short (not jean shorts), socks and wrestling shoes (required), All Wrestlers will need Wrestling Shoes by January 15, 2007 to be allowed to wrestle, please avoid wearing baggy clothing, jewelry and long hair

      Optional equipment includes headgear, knee pads, mouthpieces etc.

      We encourage parents to stay during practices as Wrestling Club is NOT a babysitting service.

      Must be 8 year of age and not older then 13

      Limited to the first 40, all others will be placed on a waiting list

      We reserve the right to ask any child that is not following rules or being disruptive to leave.


The volunteer instructors consist of former High School wrestlers. All coaches are certified in First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer by the American Red Cross.


Tournaments are held on the weekends. Participation is optional. Entry fees and other minimal charges may apply. All participants must have their own transportation to and from the tournaments as well as a parent or guardian present.


For additional information, feel free to contact Nick Rastelli 983-8366, Anthony Verdi 775-0614 or Henry Carney (Middle School Phys Ed teacher) Office # 773-8846


We hope to see you and your children on the mat!!!





Coach Nick Rastelli and Anthony Verdi