Jacobs wins bronze medal at the Beach World Championships in Croatia
Special to TheMat.com June 06, 2016
Jeff Jacobs from New Jersey went 3-1 at 80 kg and won the bronze medal for the USA
Beach World Championships in Croatia continue, with three U.S. Senior entries on Sunday
Rusty Davidson, Special to TheMat.com June 05, 2016
Americans Mark Burkart, Jeff Jacobs and Dennis Cannon take to the sand Sunday.
Wimmer upsets World medalist Okoli at 2016 U.S. Beach Nationals at Carolina Beach, N.C.
Richard Immel, USA Wrestling May 21, 2016
Reitzel, Guy, Metz, Kasper, Wimmer and Matteson winners in Senior divisions at Beach Nationals
Enter one Grappling style for $75, do the second for $1 at U.S. Grappling Trials in Wilmington, N.C., May 22
Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling May 12, 2016
Athletes are encouraged to compete in Grappling, Beach Wrestling and Belt Wrestling that weekend
Can you win 4 national titles? Belt wrestling added to Beach and Grappling in North Carolina, May 21-22
Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling May 06, 2016
Belt wrestling division is added alongside Grappling on Sunday, May 22 in Wilmington NC
U.S. Beach Nationals return to Carolina Beach, N.C., on May 21, with U.S. Grappling Trials the next day
Joe Mehling, USA Wrestling May 03, 2016
Beach National titles are up for grabs in seven different age groups again this year.
Petition process set for '15 Beach finalists & others to attend 2016 Senior Beach Worlds in Croatia, June 4-5
Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling April 15, 2016
Petitions are due by April 25, with payment due by May 2 for tour fees.
U.S. Grappling World Team Trials in No-Gi and Gi return to Wilmington, N.C. on Sunday May 22
Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling April 14, 2016
The Senior event qualifies for USA team at Grappling Worlds in Belarus in October
Wrestling expected to be included in first World Beach Games, awarded to San Diego in 2017
Various sources Oct. 31, 2015
There has been World-level Beach Wrestling since 2006 & the USA has won 11 World medals
Okoli wins gold at first Pan American Beach Championships held in Colombia
Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling Oct. 23, 2015
Okoli, a 2014 Beach World bronze medalist, was the lone U.S. entry at the Pan Am event.