Tulsa Youth Wrestlers Get A Lesson From Olympic Athletes

Tuesday, June 20th 2017, 6:15 pm
By: News On 6

Youth wrestlers in the Tulsa area got a training lesson today from some of the best of the best. 

Olympic athletes led the one day clinic put on at the Cox Convention Center. Organizers say this is a fun way for kids to learn the fundamentals of the sport. 

"Just like anything else, you want to get them the right foundation, get them the proper skills, the proper technique and that's the way to get them better and have them succeed later in life," said Junior Director, Wes Ruth. 

Some of the best youth wrestlers in the country will be in Tulsa tomorrow for a nationwide competition. That'll also be happening at the Cox Convention Center. 

Matches through Saturday are open to the public.