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We're Baaack!
Metro has resumed practice as of July 25, 2021

METRO WRESTLING is New York City's accessible, gay-friendly freestyle wrestling club for adults.

Wrestling practices occur weekly. Practices are sanctioned by The Amateur Athletic Union. (Click here to join). METRO coaches also teach a Beginners' Class for newcomers and those who have not wrestled in a long time.

Metro Wrestling holds freestyle wrestling practice every Sunday at 38 West 32 St, Suite 1406, 14th Floor, New York NY 10001 USA (but we usually cancel on the eve of major holidays such as Christmas and New Year's; message us for any rescheduled practices). Warmups, coaching, drilling, open mats. 2:30-4:30pm every Sunday. Dinner afterwards. First practice of the month is beginners' practice but all wrestlers are welcome at all practices.

Upcoming events:

Dec. 5, 2021: Practice 2:30-4:30pm, at 51 W 14th St, New York, NY 10011
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Dec. 12, 2021: Practice 2:30-4:30pm, at 38 W 32 St. #1406, Manhattan.
Dec. 19, 2021: Location TBA
Dec. 26, 2021: Practice 2:30-4:30pm, at 38 W 32 St. #1406, Manhattan.
Jan. 2, 2022: Practice 2:30-4:30pm, at 38 W 32 St. #1406, Manhattan.
Jan. 9, 2022: Location TBA
Jan. 16, 2022: No Practice.
Jan. 23, 2022: Location TBA
(continuing on a weekly basis)
Annual Tournaments and special events:
Las Vegas, Nevada, MLK weekend, January 14-16, 2022
The Annual Pre-Fest Open Mats Event the day before the NYC Wrestlefest, Saturday, February 19, 2022, 12pm-5pm:
email for information.
NYC Wrestlefest 2022 (at New Yorker Hotel), February 20-24, 2022

See you on the mats!

METRO athletes compete locally and internationally at Gay Games, Northeast Beach Wrestling Championships, and at tournaments with other affiliated clubs.

METRO WRESTLING on Facebook Network with other wrestlers at METRO WRESTLING on Facebook.

METRO Winter Freestyle Open Tournament January 16th, 2010