A Great Course

Posted: 16th November 2021

It was great to meet everyone and get to know everyone over the past 10 weeks. It’s been a pleasure. Hopefully see you all again soon. And big thanks to the coaches for their time. It was a great course and looking forward to progressing on further. Ben

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Loved this course

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Loved this course guys, really got a lot from it. Ask some of the black belts that felt my double leg, although i got slaughtered on the floor, it’s a start!” Danny

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Awesome!

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Thank you Andrea and Paul for your patience and time. It’s been awesome and more personal than i actually thought. Also, meeting you all, you’re a top bunch of humans and I aim to keep in touch with you. I look forward to level 2 and grafting to refine level 1. Thanks again Andrea and […]

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It has been EPIC!

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Everybody has helped me through this course. The coaching has been on another level and I’m so looking forward to next year with all that is going on. Love The Snake Pit. Thank you Haydon

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The 5 Day INTENSIVE INTERNATIONAL TRAINING WEEK 2021 Announced – Early Bird Tickets Available

Posted: 12th August 2021

The Snakepit Wigan is pleased and proud to announce the dates for the 5 Day INTENSIVE INTERNATIONAL TRAINING WEEK 2021 The event takes place from the 25th to 29th October 2021 and features HIGH INTENSITY, Wrestling Training by a ACCREDITED Snakepit Wrestling Coaches with ALL abilities Welcome. Early Bird Tickets are available NOW For Only […]

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We are Open!

Posted: 19th July 2021

We are so happy to announce the re opening of the Club and all sessions for both Snake Pit and Aspull Olympic Wrestling Club will be resuming from Monday 19th! With a new timetable, we have Kids class (7-15yrs): Monday & Wednesdays Freestyle / Olympic Wrestling: Monday & Wednesdays Catch Wrestling: Thursdays & Fridays We […]

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Buy 3 or 6 SnakePit Wrestling Manuals and Claim Your FREE Gift

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Snake Pit Catch Wrestling Manuals CATCH UP… and Stay SHARP whilst your away from the SnakePit Wigan, our manuals make great reading. The manuals cover step by step techniques with text and colour visuals to take you through each part of your training.  They are also an ideal foundation for refreshing your memory and perfecting […]

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SEMINAR UPDATE

Posted: 17th June 2021

Unfortunately due to government covid restrictions we are now unable to go ahead with the seminar on Saturday 26th June 2021. The new date of Saturday 11th December has been added and people on the commitment program and those who have already paid for the June seminar will automatically be transferred to this date.   […]

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Catch Wrestling World Championships 2018

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2018 – World Championship Competition Winners Female winner Sami Fletcher Male 68 kg lightweight – Jon Byrne Male 74 kg welterweight – Dominic Dillon Male – 82 kg middleweight – Greg Crompton Male – 90 kg – light heavy weight – John Hathaway Male – 100 kg – heavy weight – Wade Barrick Male – […]

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Catch Wrestling World Championships Information

Posted: 5th December 2019

COMPETITORS BASIC REQUIREMENTS Rules and Regulations Competitors must be over 18 years of age. INSURANCE Competitors are responsible for obtaining their own insurance. PRE-EVENT Entry forms must be submitted by the 15th September to andrea@snakepitwigan.com with full details completed. Snake Pit will liaise directly with the corner 1 head coach noted on the form to […]

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Catch Wrestling World Championships 2019

Posted: 30th July 2019

VENUE Premier Suite – The University of Bolton Stadium, De Havilland Way, Bolton, BL6 6SF World Championship Winners 2019 Female 63 kg  featherweight – Olga McGlinchey Male – 68 kg  lightweight –  Brett Hawthorn Male – 74 kg welterweight – Dinu Buchalet Male – 82 kg middleweight – John Hathaway Male – 100 kg heavy […]

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The Snakepit Celebrates 70 Years with Successful World Championships

Posted: 16th November 2018

The Wigan Snake Pit celebrated its 70th anniversary with the inaugural catch-wrestling world championships at the University of Bolton Stadium. Eight new world champions were crowned as the Aspull-based gymnasium lauded its milestone. Mixed martial artists flew to the event from America, Ireland, South Africa, Sweden, Lithuania and New Zealand. The aim of catch-wrestling is […]

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Catch is back!

Posted: 26th September 2018

It is funny how things have a way of coming full circle! Roy has always had Catch wrestling as his number one sport but was forced to adapt and change towards freestyle wrestling to save the club. Roy thought that to revive Catch from it’s home in Wigan would be impossible and so he has […]

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Catch Wrestling World Championships Friday 2nd November 2018

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The Snake Pit Wigan invite you to come and watch the Catch World Championships! This unique chance to see every weight class being decided on the night. Spectators receive a 3 course meal provided, live entertainment, DJ, full bar. PLEASE DRESS SMARTLY FOR THE OCCASION All 9 belts are on the table to establish exactly […]

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