Olympic Wrestling’s “Worst Day Ever” | February 13, 2013

“Worst Day Ever”
That was the text from Dan Gable to USA Wrestling Executive Director, Rich Bender (Boscobel, WI native) three years ago this week as the world was notified wrestling would be removed from the Olympic Games. Rich Bender spoke with Mitch Hull regarding that day regarding how and why it transpired and what the wrestling world did in over the following seven months to regain a place in future Olympic Games competition beyond 2020. Watch the accompanying video and see how the ‘worst day ever’ became the best day ever!

Learn more here: “Worst Day Ever”

Content Courtesy of Wisconsin Wrestling Network

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