Entries by Ben Askren

AWA Preseason Camps

AWA is back with its annual preseason camps to help you get ready for the High School season! We will be hosting a camp at all of our locations and each one will have a different positional focus. The idea is for you to be able to pick one area you need help in and […]

AWA Coaches Clinic

AWA Will be hosting a fall coaches clinic again this year on October 21st.  Ben Askren will be running the coaches clinic and he will be discussing the AWA Coaching Syllabus, Promotion of your program and building a schedule that fits your team. When:  Saturday October 21 12:30pm-4:30pm What: Coaches Clinic, Funky Fresh Spring Rolls […]

AWA Fall Camps

Hey guys I am happy to announce our fall camps which will be run on Spet 30-October 1. These camps have been a long standing tradition to bring in wrestlers who can teach us new techniques. As always these camps are free to year members, others can attend for a reasonable price. Locations and Clinicians: […]

Veterans Class!

As some of you may have heard we are going to try and do a veterans wrestling class for those people who are out of high school and still want to get a good work out in on the mats.  Jiu-Jitsu, another combat sport has a high amount of adult participation so frankly we don’t […]

AWA Fall Trips

Hey guys we are doing the fall trips a little different this year and we hope this creates a more streamlined process.  As you will read below we are taking AWA wrestlers to 3 weekends of tournaments.  These trips are geared exclusively towards High School wrestlers.  Obviously if you know our philosophy you know that […]

2017 Fall Hammer Camp- SOLD OUT

***This camp is SOLD OUT*** The Hammer Camp is back for its third year, the goal of this camp is to get AWA’s best mixing it up with the best around the state and nation with a high level coach leading the charge.  This year we are lucky enough to have University of Nebraska assistant […]

2x a week fall class

We are back with our 2x a week fall folkstyle classes!  This year as well as hosting them at AWA Lake Country and will be doing a satellite site at Kenosha Tremper High School .  We will have former AWA athletes and current reigning and defending NCAA Champion Nick Becker(Kenosha Tremper HS) running the site. This class is […]

2017 Fall Ninjas

The fall ninjas in training(5-11 year olds) session is now open for registration for all AWA locations. Look below for all of the details you need to know and a link to sign up! Who:  This class is for wrestlers 5-11 years olds(10 and 11 year olds can move into other classes if they please).  This class […]

Brian Realbuto Fargo Prep Camp

Hey guys we are excited to announce that 3x Cornell AA Brian Realbuto will be coming in to help our guys prep for Fargo!  Brian will put a strong emphasis on par terre, an area where all of our guys need some work. The camp will be July 7-8, here are the details. Where: AWA […]

AWA Lake Country Summer Class

The past two summers we have done a 1x a week class, due to people feeling like they were missing too much because there was only 1 practice per week we are expanding to 2x a week.  The class will roughly run Memorial Day to Labor Day with the week of the 4th of July […]