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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

Contenders To Host Middle School Prep Practice

By Ryan Parrish 01/12/2022, 9:45am EST

Contenders Wrestling will be host a three hour intense workout. The day prior to Middle School State. This practice will be designed to prepare the athletes competing at state, make weight and be ready for competition. It is open to all USA Wrestling Card Holders.

Next Practice Tournament January 29th

By Ryan Parrish 01/12/2022, 9:45am EST

Contenders will be hosting their next practice tournament for beginner wrestlers. This is designed to help kids prepare for tournaments, it is not for advanced wrestlers. Open to all USA card member with less than 2 years experience. 

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Join our Dual Database

By Ryan Parrish 01/12/2022, 9:45am EST

Contenders is looking to form a database to form teams. We encourage any wrestler Contender or not to fill out the paperwork and join the list. With this information we would be able to contact you about future dual opportunities.



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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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