It’s only a day away! Battle’s big 20-man battle royale

Top young wrestling talent from in and around Hastings will get its chance to shine when Extreme World Wrestling (EWW) stages a unique event in Battle Memorial Hall tomorrow night. Stu Allen, the man behind EWW, calls the event his ‘academy show’ because it’s the night when the young wrestlers who train week-in week-out at […]

A chance to shine – spotlight falls on next generation of wrestling talent

Top young wrestling talent from in and around Hastings will get its chance to shine when Extreme World Wrestling (EWW) stages a unique event in Battle Memorial Hall later this month. Stu Allen, the man behind EWW, calls the event his ‘academy show’ because it’s the night when the young wrestlers who train week-in week-out […]

The arrogant street punk with his eye on the long term prize

Lupo Lee is the first to admit he’s just an ‘arrogant street punk’. He’ll tell you proudly how he recently got involved in a brawl with the man who has made him what he is today and then ran off – stealing £5,000 from his mentor in the process. But Lupo Lee is just a […]

Big medal hall for Westerleigh in top level World and European contests

Over Easter 20 athletes from Westerleigh Judokwai were in Holland with a team of coaches and volunteers to compete in the Pan-Disability World championships and the Pan-Disability European Championships. The team returned having achieved overwhelming success and the club can now boast three World champions and nine European champions. Senior coach Paul Everest emphasised how […]

The pain and the glory – Hastings’ big role in the wrestling revival

See the best of UK wrestling at a unique show in battle next weekend find out more here https://hastingsinfocus.co.uk/2018/06/20/a-chance-to-shine-trainee-wrestlers-chance-to-show-what-theyve-got/ The glory days of British wrestling when 20 million people tuned in every Saturday afternoon to watch the likes of Mick McManus and Big Daddy on World of Sport may now be a distant memory but […]