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  Practices hours at Eureka Valley Rec Center, 18th and CollingWood San Francisco: Tuesday/Friday, 6-9 p.m.; Saturday, noon-2 p.m. Upstairs Mat Room.

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UpComing Events:

Sin City ShootOut 7
Tropicana Hotel Las Vegas
January 17-19 2014

Cleveland Gay Games 9
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland Ohio August 11-13 2014

Golden Gate Wrestling Club


            a community-based wrestling & grappling club for all

      Golden Gate Wrestling Club is a California based 501C3 non-profit volunteer-run club devoted to the promotion of amateur wrestling in the San Francisco Bay Area. Run with the cooperation and support of the San Francisco Park and Recreation Department, GGWC offers coaching, training and competition opportunities for local wrestlers in FreeStyle, Greco-Roman, Scholastic FolkStyle, and Grappling.

  • Year-round GGWC practice sessions for Kids, Youth, and Adult wrestlers regardless of age, experience, race, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation
  • Development of coaches for San Francisco Alliance Wrestling, a GGWC FreeStyle/Scholastic program for high school wrestlers in San Francisco, and Camp Grappling, a GGWC program for Kids 6-12
  • FILA / USA Wrestling Scholastic, FreeStyle, GRECO, Grappling styles

Beer Flow = Cash Flow = PracticeSpace = Camaradarie = FUN!
The September 2013 Folsom Street Fair brought together WWB wrestling clubs from California, NYC, Sydney, Rochester, Denver, and Columbus to work the San Francisco event as beer meisters, singlet salesmen, and crash test dummies to raise funds and awareness for their organizations. Once again we will hold our annual Don Jung Memorial tournament (28th!) and Folsom Fund Raiser for a full weekend of activities. Don Jung 28th. Saturday 09-28-2013!

Cologne offers sweet smell of success

      GGWC topped all teams at the 2010 Gay Games in Cologne, Germany, bringing home six medals, including four golds. Winning their third consecutive gold medals for the giddy Golden Bears were team president Gene (vets) , capturing his record seventh Gay Games wrestling medal, and Calvin (open). Also winning gold for GGWC were 74-kg champions Cy (vets) and Ross (open).

      The next Gay Games will be in Cleveland in 2014... Freestyle -and- Grappling events.... Read the results for the Cologne Gay Games wrestling tournament at Wrestlers Without Borders


Amateur Freestyle Wrestling for all skill levels. Open to anyone over the age of 5. Practices are held at the Eureka Valley Recreation Center in San Francisco.
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Practice schedule:
Tuesdays and Fridays, 7-9 p.m.
Saturdays, noon-2 p.m (GGWC adults)
Saturdays, 2pm-4pm (Camp Grappling Kids)

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