9 days until the IOC vote in Buenos Aires...
9 - Alexander Karelin (Russia), 9 WORLD TITLES, 3x Olympic champ
Fact - There were 29 different nations which won a medal in wrestling at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, which shows that wrestling is strong worldwide.
Help us raise wrestling's profile for the next 10 days.
- Post your #TakeAStance photos on social media.
- Vote for wrestling in the Inside the Games poll Click Here
- Post on social media why you believe wrestling should be in the Olympics
For 10 days, leading up to September 8, USA Wrestling will be doing a countdown until the IOC General Assembly vote concerning wrestling remaining on the Olympic program. The entire wrestling community is asked to be very active in its support of wrestling in social media and other platforms.