Cary-Grove Matmen: Matmen News
Thanks to all who attended, volunteered or supported the Matmen in any way. Without all of you, this would not have been the success that it was. Click the above link to view the photos.
"YOUR WILL TO PREPARE MUST BE GREATER THAN YOUR WILL TO WIN"
General season information
The season runs from November 1 to mid March if you qualify for any of the state tournaments. We practice three days a week, 3 during the week 6:30 to 8:30pm (days may vary) and a few Saturday mornings. Competition is every Sunday starting the first week of December. All wrestlers are matched in age and weight, example; 6 & under, 7 & 8, 9 & 10, 11 & 12, 13 & 14, weight is within 3 to 5lbs of your opponent. All wrestlers average 3 matches a tournament. We are a registered and sanctioned USA Wrestling, IKWF organization. If you are new to the sport, please review the Parent's Guide to Youth Wrestling lower on this page. Please explore our site and e-mail us for any further information.
Sincerely, Cary Matmen
Handout: Cary Matmen Handbook
Parents Guide to Youth Wrestling
A MUST READ for parents new to the sport...
Handout: Parent's Guide to Youth Wrestling
All tourney pictures are posted online in the Links/Photo section. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get included on email list to download them
RECOMMENDED READING, KYLE MAYNARD "NO EXCUSES" .
Kyle Maynard's " No Excuses" is a must read for everyone. "We often measure the heart of a champion by his success. A true champion is measured by how he overcomes adversity. Kyle Maynard embodies the true champion spirit and motivates you to become a better athlete and person." -Randy Couture, World class wrestler and UFC champion "Significant achievements occurs to those who have the courage to overcome disappointment and setbacks to pursue their dreams. This is an inspirational book about the perseverance of the human spirit. Let Kyle inspire you!" -Troy Aikman, Former quarterback and Dallas Cowboys Super Bowl champion. I promise this book will change you.
NUTRITION & TRAINING PAGE
A nutrition and training link has been added to the web-site. Very beneficial for you as an athlete. Take the time and read it, we promise you will benefit by it. Cary Matmen.