Posted: 19th February 2019

It is with the heaviest and saddest heart that we share the news of the passing of Ian Bromley. Ian has been our very close friend for over 30 years, like a brother to me and a son to my dad and will be terribly missed. Our deepest sympathies go out to his family. Words, […]

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Posted: 10th January 2019

EARLY BIRD PROMO- FREE 1-2-1 WITH COACH ROY WOOD, PLUS 1 FREE SEMINAR …. When you book on the commitment programme before the 24th February… Limited places available… 8 SEMINARS FOR THE PRICE OF 7 Click Here to take advantage of this offer before Feb 23rd  

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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


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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