While coaches and wrestlers dedicate countless hours to the technical, tactical, and strength/conditioning aspects of our sport, it is imperative that the same level of importance is placed on safety. The NWCA provides the information and resources needed to keep wrestling a safe and positive experience for every generation of wrestlers.
Preventing Skin Infections with Theraworx for the Skin
Skin infection prevention has to be an everyday priority for the student-wrestlers. Injury surveillance data supplied by both the NCAA and National Federation of State High School Associations indicates that skin infection is typically the second or third most reported “adverse event” in wrestling.
Antimicrobial Treatment for All Washable Equipment and Apparel with SilvaClean
Applied Silver is harnessing the power of silver to develop commercial applications for a cleaner world. Applied Silver pioneered SilvaClean – an innovative new laundry treatment that uses silver, an antimicrobial, to provide powerful, lasting protection against odor and stain-causing bacteria, mold and mildew in textiles. SilvaClean is used in hospitals nationwide.
Concussion Safety with Andrews Institute
The NWCA is proud to partner with the Andrews Institute. They provide cutting edge resources to NWCA members on concussion management, prevention and treatment.
Weight Management with OPC
The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) is a recognized leader in helping student-athletes maximize their performance through the use of proven weight management/sport nutrition practices.
Skin Infection Awareness with Andrews Institute
“While all wrestlers need to understand that they are inherently prone to skin conditions due to the nature of their sport, it is very important to understand that a wrestler should not be embarrassed when a skin condition occurs,” – Michael Milligan, M.D., Andrews Institute
Keep up to date with the latest information and trends in regards to sports injury reports from the NFHS and NCAA.
Wrestling Mat Safety with Resilite
The NWCA is proud to partner with Resilite to provide a comprehensive Mat Safety plan.
Nutrition with My Sports Dietician
The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) is proud to partner with My Sports Dietician to provide the latest and most cutting edge approach to proper nutrition for optical performance.