No Holds Barred: Kyle Johnson on Catch Wrestling in L.A. and Japan

On this edition of No Holds Barred, host Eddie Goldman spoke with catch wrestler Kyle Johnson. Originally trained in the martial arts of Tae Kwon Do, Tang Soo Do, Aikido, Capoeira, and Sanda, he has now been training in catch wrestling both at Catch Wrestling Los Angeles and at the Snake Pit Japan. He willContinue reading “No Holds Barred: Kyle Johnson on Catch Wrestling in L.A. and Japan”

CWA in WIN Magazine!

Reprinted with permission. Check out the great wrestling news source WIN Magazine! By Mike Chapman If you’ve ever wished you could climb into a time machine and travel back to the early 1900s and see what wrestling contests were like back then – when something called “catch-as-catch-can” was the most popular style of the sportContinue reading “CWA in WIN Magazine!”

Snake Pit Wigan’s Roy Wood to Attend CWA’s First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7 in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, April 22 — Legendary Snake Pit Wigan Catch Wrestling and Olympic Freestyle Wrestling coach Roy Wood will attend Catch Wrestling Alliance’s First International Catch Wrestling Event, June 7 in Los Angeles.  Roy took over the legendary “Snake Pit” gym after the passing of his longtime coach and Catch Wrestling master Billy Riley. RoyContinue reading “Snake Pit Wigan’s Roy Wood to Attend CWA’s First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7 in Los Angeles”

Tickets on Sale Now for CWA’s First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7 in Los Angeles

Tickets on Sale Now for CWA’s First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7 in Los Angeles For Immediate Release: Witness the rebirth of the sport of Catch Wrestling LOS ANGELES, April 2 — Tickets are now on sale for the Catch Wrestling Alliance’s first catch wrestling event, an international invitational event entitled “Rebirth.” It will take place inContinue reading “Tickets on Sale Now for CWA’s First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7 in Los Angeles”

Mike Chapman to Attend CWA’s International Catch Wrestling Event, June 7, in Los Angeles

Distinguished wrestling author and historian Mike Chapman will be on hand at the first Catch Wrestling Alliance event being held on Saturday, June 7, at Collins Court in the John Wooden Center on the UCLA campus, 221 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, California 90095. He will also be displaying many artifacts from the early days of Catch-as-Catch-CanContinue reading “Mike Chapman to Attend CWA’s International Catch Wrestling Event, June 7, in Los Angeles”

No Holds Barred: Jennifer Thomas, from Pro Wrestling to Catch Wrestling!

Original post here. Jennifer Thomas will be competing in our event June 7, 2014 at UCLA in Los Angeles. Come support her and the rebirth of Catch Wrestling!

CWA Holds First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7, in Los Angeles

Witness the rebirth of the sport of Catch Wrestling For Immediate Release: Los Angeles, February 5, 2014: On Saturday, June 7, the Catch Wrestling Alliance will be holding their first catch wrestling event, an international invitational entitled “Rebirth.” It will take place in Collins Court in the John Wooden Center on the UCLA campus, 221Continue reading “CWA Holds First International Invitational Catch Wrestling Event, June 7, in Los Angeles”

Our first event is set for June 7!

The date of the first Catch Wrestling Alliance has been set for Saturday, June 7th in Collins Court on UCLA campus in Los Angeles. Collins Court is a spacious venue with seating on all four walls that will surround the wrestling mat. Every seat will provide a great view of all the explosive Catch WrestlingContinue reading “Our first event is set for June 7!”