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Contenders Wrestling Academy

Established in 2006, Contenders Wrestling Academy is Indiana's premier youth wrestling academy. With Locations in Brownsburg and Greenwood, CWA provides young athletes, ages 4-18, with all of the necessary training to become successful in the sport of wrestling. It is our sincere hope that each athlete will build character, self confidence, self esteem and work ethic, while learning about good sportsmanship and improving their physical health. These are themes that stick with our athletes throughout their lives. Since 2006, CWA has amassed over 450 state champions, 25 Team State titles, and 5 National Team titles. We are currently accepting new athletes with a desire to learn and a passion for the sport.

CWA News

Contender Seeking New Assistant Coach

By Ryan Parrish 11/18/2021, 10:15am EST

Contenders is looking to hire a new assistant coach. We are seeking an energetic coach, with wrestling experience. Must have valid USA Coaching Card. All inquires and resumes can be sent to

Black Friday Open Practice is Back

By Ryan Parrish 11/08/2021, 10:15am EST

Contenders will once again be hosting a Black Friday Open practice. You do not have to be a member of CWA to attend, you just have to have a valid USA Card. This has been attend by 65+ every year and will fill up be sure to register today!

Contenders Hosting Beginner Practice Tournaments

By Ryan Parrish 11/08/2021, 10:00am EST

Contenders will be hosting practice matches to help ready our beginner athletes.  The date are Nov. 13 and Nov. 27. These will be an informal environment to help kids get used to competing. Information is in the flyer and registration will be under the registration tab. 

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Holly  Cochran

Holly Cochran

Director of Membership

Phone: 317-473-9714

Ryan  Parrish

Ryan Parrish

Owner/ Head Coach West

Phone: 317-213-8598

Sean Schmaltz

Sean Schmaltz

Head Coach South

Phone: 317-797-6673

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