BTS counselors, staff and over 140 high school boys returned earlier this month from their stay at Top of the Podium Camp, held for four days at Sullivan County Community College in Loch Sheldrake, NY, completing the final session of the annual BTS-run summer camp.
BTSNY wrestlers Brandon Nunez and Vito Smolyak earned All American honors in the Cadet Greco-Roman division yesterday at the Asics Vaughan Cadet and Junior National Championships in Fargo, North Dakota.
The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and EAS Sports Nutrition presented Beat the Streets wrestler, Yonefry Polanco, a student at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx, with the 2015 All-American Athlete Award last month.
Beat the Streets Head Girls Coach Jacque Davis returned from Guadalajara, Mexico this past Monday, where she helped coach the US Women’s Pan American Cadet Team during the Championships on the fourth of July.
Beat the Streets female wrestler Kiera Cawley of Rockaway, NY, returned from San Francisco last month, where she attended Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) as one of 350 student scholarship recipients.
In partnership with Gotham City Wrestling, MSG and the Metropolitan Wrestling Association, New York City wrestling fans gathered at Duke's yesterday to watch the World Team Trials, which took place at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin.
NEW YORK, NY- Executive Director Jim Fallis will be stepping down as head of Beat the Streets late this August, he announced earlier today; he has served as Executive Director since August 2012.
In honor of Olympic Day, Olympian Rob Eiter was host to this past weekend's Youth Jamboree, which was attended by elementary and middle school wrestlers. The wrestlers represented a total of ten different countries from around the world.
Join us at Duke's this Sunday to watch the World Team Trials at 6 PM!
Beat the Streets is pleased to announce that former Olympic Wrestler and current University of Maryland Assistant Coach, Rob Eiter, will be a special guest at this Saturday’s Olympic Day Competition, which will begin promptly at 8:30 am at the MTC (145 Thompson Street).
Results are in for the New York Freestyle and Greco-Roman Tournament, held last weekend, May 29-31st, at SUNY Broome Community College in Binghamton, NY.
A contingent of four BTSNY female wrestlers traveled to Texas to compete in the Body Bar National Tournament, which took place May 15- 17th.
The 2015 BTSNY Gala was an evening to remember, bringing together Times Square throngs and over 1,000 guests including actor Mark Consuelos and Brazilian MMA fighter Renzo Gracie who mingled alongside wrestling legends such as US Olympic Gold Medalists, Jordan Burroughs and Bruce Baumgartner; Olympic Medalist Livan Lopez of Cuba; Clarissa Chun and Randi Miller, Division I NCAA champions Logan Stieber, Alex Dieringer and Division II NCAA champion, Joey Davis.