to gain and maintain a superior position. Wrestling is a stalwart sport played by many people around the globe. This physical activity involves many combat grappling techniques that can lead to injury as well as victory. Some of these techniques include clinch fighting, throws, takedowns, joint locks, pins and a variety of other grappling holds. Wrestling has been incorporated and taught in martial arts and the military. Wrestling is learned because it can be used for self-defense. There’s a lot
Wrestling has been a very important factor in my life ever since someone suggested it my freshman year of high school. Even though I have not wrestled a lot I would say I am very literate in the sport. Throughout the sport I worked hard on many different types of moves so I would have an arsenal on the wrestling mat. Every day at practice I would always practice the main attack movies such as my single and my double leg takedowns. Then on the mat I would use these moves and take control of the match
I believe in wrestling. Wrestling is not a sport you just play to have fun, or enjoy.To be successful in wrestling you have to be gritty. The sport of Wrestling is about hard work, perseverance, and believing you can achieve your goals. To be able to succeed in the sport, you have to have an abundance of mental toughness and determination, to not let anything stop you from reaching your goals. Wrestling in my opinion is the hardest sport in the world. It is one of the few sports that only contains
Much of my life has been influenced by the sport of wresting. My father is the head wrestling coach of the high school I attend; my whole life I have watched the sport, and spent time with his past teams. In the fifth grade I told my father that I no longer wanted to continue wrestling; we made a deal that when I reached high school I would join the team and if I still felt that wrestling was not a sport I wanted to pursue, I could quit again and end my career. When I entered high school, my brother
The feeling of walking on the mat, the cool air, adrenaline flowing, being ready to give everything to win, after intense practice and major training, its finally time to show that the hard work has finally paid off, but why would anyone want to be in danger all for fun and games, maybe because wrestling is the sixth most popular sport in the world, it requires extensive training and full dedication and it has for years. The art of wrestling was found to be dated over 15,000 years ago in the time
INTRODUCTION Topic: wrestling Specific Purpose: To inform my audience of the culture of wrestling Thesis: with rightfully given respect, wrestling is one of the most demanding sports ever. (Attention Getter) your body is what you make of it, both physically and mentally. So why not make it the best you possibly can. (Relating) everyone has had to overcome challenges in your life, some being harder than others, but like I’ve always heard “once you’ve wrestled, everything else in life is easy”.
techniques when trying to subdue combative suspects. Since incidents like the Rodney King beating, people have started paying more attention to how the police handle suspects. Questions concerning the deaths of people after a tazor was used or the choke hold had been applied have been raised recently. The use of tazor guns, which were first introduced in the 1970's and put out a jolt of 50,000 volts, has been questioned recently by groups like Amnesty International who claim that police using the tazors
An African Proverb states, "If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." Throughout my life I have been involved with wrestling, and although physically I am not involved in the sport, I have been impacted by the coaches and the wrestlers. Wrestling drives an individual like no other. I believe wrestling helps make a person to be a stronger, not only physically, but mentally. I believe it takes dedication, hard work and an open mind in order to accomplish their goals.
Carl?” He asked “Do you think we’ll find the others?” I answered “No I don’t think I know we will.” Carl smiled and we laid back down until I heard a knock on the window and I heard him scream. My door suddenly swung open and I was put into a choke hold. There were five men, one had a knife to Carl’s neck and a gun to Rick’s head. Then there was a knife to my neck. “Leave them alone!” Rick demanded at the old man pointing a gun to his head. I elbowed the guy in the stomach and tried to run away but
“Take pride in how far you have come. Have faith in how far you can go.” This quote from an unknown author reminds me that even though I have worked hard to get to where I am, I believe that if I work harder, I can accomplish anything. My past experiences as a wrestler have shown me that even through tough times, I am capable of doing anything I set my mind to do. My life as a wrestler began in my sophomore year when I walked into my first wrestling meeting. All the guys were staring at me because