Setting Smart Goals

Posted on Mar 8, 2017 in Motivation, Practices, Wrestlers

Setting SMART goals is the first step to creating an effective off-season improvement plan. It’s impossible to plan a trip if you don’t know your destination but many wrestlers approach their off-season without and specific goals in mind. Starting your journey with a clear destination and milestones is the best way to make sure you don’t get lost along the way. Before we get into the nuts and bolts of SMART goal setting, there are a couple pre-requisites. Make sure the goals are YOUR goals. If they are your parents’ goals for you or your coach’s goals, this isn’t going to work. eek advice...

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2014 Youth Wrestling Registration Open

Posted on Nov 1, 2013 in Competitions, News, Practices, Wrestlers

Registration is now open for Portland Youth Wrestling’s 2014 programs. There are options for kids in grades K-8th with all levels of experience and competitive goals. Go to http://www.portlandyouthwrestling.com/pyw-sharks/ for more information and to download registration forms.

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Casco Bay Elite at ME Freestyle State Championships

Posted on May 22, 2013 in Competitions, News, Wrestlers

Congrats to Casco Bay Elite wrestlers that competed at the Maine Freestyle State Championships this weekend. We had a great showing as a team and 10 wrestlers placed top 3 in their respective weight classes.   Joe Kenney – Champion Tyler Smythe – 2nd Kidayer Aljubyly – Champion Aiden Whitis – 3rd Cordell Brooks – Champion Iain Whitis – 2nd Clautel Buba – 3rd Greg Cassella – 2nd Nick Vogel – 3rd Mike Darling –...

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Sharks Shine at Youth New England Championships

Posted on Mar 10, 2013 in Competitions, News, Wrestlers

Congratulations to the 6 members of the Portland Youth Wrestling team that competed this weekend at the Youth New England Championships in Lowell, MA. These wrestlers put it all on the line to test themselves against the best wrestlers in New England. They all represented themselves and their team well but two stood out among the best wrestlers in the tournament. Carson P. and Zack E. both demonstrated some of their best wrestling of the season and placed 2nd in New England in their respective weight classes. Well done gentlemen!

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Casco Bay Elite Wrestlers at State Championships

Posted on Feb 18, 2013 in Competitions, Events, News, Wrestlers

Congratulations to members of the Casco Bay Elite Freestyle & Greco team that placed in this weekend’s Class A Wrestling State Championship Tournament! Kidayer Aljubyly, State Champion, 106 lbs Iain Whitis, State Champion, 126 lbs Dominick Day, 2nd place, 132 lbs Scott Kirkpatrick, 4th place, 138 lbs Greg Cassella, 4th place, 145 lbs Nick Vogel, State Champion, 160 lbs

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Sharks Compete at Oxford Hills

Posted on Feb 5, 2013 in Competitions, Wrestlers

Congratulations to the Portland Youth Wrestling Sharks that competed and gave it their all this weekend at the Oxford Hills Youth Wrestling tournament. Eight of the 12 wrestlers brought home medals. Lochlan G 1st Hristian I 2nd Carson P 3rd Tyler B 4th Anthony N 3rd Malcolm G 2nd Zack E 1st Michael D 4th

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