Goals of the NWCA


  • Grow the number of wrestlers, coaches, and wrestling programs at all levels
  • Train coaches and parents to help every student reach his/her fullest potential through the participation of wrestling
  • Promote student-wrestler welfare (safety, health/wellness, academic achievement, etc.)
  • Transition wrestling to be a more media friendly sport
  • Inspire state and federal agencies to legislate favorable rules/regulations that will grow wrestling
  • Promote outstanding accomplishments through a comprehensive award program
  • Strive to save threatened programs and start new ones