Do Wrestlers Have to Wear Mouthguards?

Do Wrestlers Have to Wear Mouthguards?

When signing your child up for youth wrestling, it may be overwhelming to try and figure out what type of gear you need to get to prepare him or her to step onto the mat for the first time. Do I have to buy one of those stretchy suits? What about the ear pieces? Are...
Should Youth Wrestlers Go to Tournaments?

Should Youth Wrestlers Go to Tournaments?

Youth wrestling tournaments have become big business over the last decade, with multiple national-level events occurring every weekend for the entire calendar year. It is not uncommon to hear of parents taking their wrestler to a tournament on a Saturday, and then...
What Is The Suit Wrestlers Wear Called?

What Is The Suit Wrestlers Wear Called?

As a substitute teacher, I have dozens of students ask me about wrestling when they see my shirts. Many of the questions are centered around the wrestler’s “stretchy suit.”  What is the suit wrestlers wear called? The suit wrestlers wear is called a singlet. The...