• BTS Chicago Wrestling Clinic Hosted at Midlands Championships 2016

    BJ Futrell and Ben Petersen overlooking clinic Angel Escobedo shows move on BJ Futrell BJ who is training at Pennsylvania Regional Training Center showing moves with Angel Escobedo coach at Iowa State Midlands weigh-ins in background

  • Update from Beat the Streets New York

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  • New York trip for the BTS Chicago All-Star Team, 2016

    On the weekend of June 3rd-5th, Beat the Streets Chicago Sponsored a trip for the Chicago All-Star Team. The Chicago All-Star Team Coaches, David Burchett Sr., Montrele Stokes, and Lloyd Jimenez took 14 wrestlers from Chicago to Troy, New York. Beat the Streets Chicago provided the opportunity for the kids to travel to Ontario, Canada and then to Troy, New York to compete in the Headlock on the Hudson Free Style and Greco Tournament. The team stopped in Ontario, Canada […]

  • Beat the Streets Chicago – Niagara Falls Trip, 2016

    On the weekend of June 3rd-5th, Beat the Streets Chicago Sponsored a trip for the Chicago All-Star Team. The Chicago All-Star Team Coaches, David Burchett Sr., Montrele Stokes, and Lloyd Jimenez took 14 wrestlers from Chicago to Troy, New York. Beat the Streets Chicago provided the opportunity for the kids to travel to Ontario, Canada and then to Troy, New York to compete in the Headlock on the Hudson Free Style and Greco Tournament. The team stopped in Ontario, Canada […]

  • Chicago Wrestling Festival

    Title: Chicago Wrestling Festival Location: Quest Multi-Sport Arena, 2641 W Harrison, Chicago IL 60612 Link out: Click here Description: Freestyle Tournament Age groups: Elementary, High School, High School girls, & Open 4 man round robin brackets Weigh-in 7-8 Pre registration link: http://www.trackwrestling.com/registration/BasicPreReg1.jsp?tournamentGroupId=233853009 Date: 2016-05-21

BTS-Chicago Signs 3 to Coaching Positions

Posted by David Curby On May - 26 - 2014 0 Comment

BTS-Chicago Executive Director David Curby announced the signing of coaches during the inaugural BTS-Chicago City Championships in Freestyle and Greco Roman Wrestling, May 23 and 24.  “We are excited to have three time World Champion and Olympic coach Lee Kemp as our freestyle coach.  In Greco Roman, Eric Wetzel is no stranger to Illinois competitors.  This 5-time National Champion knows how to develop wrestlers for greco competition.  The wrestlers of Chicago are in good hands,” said Curby.   The BTS-Chicago […]

Scholarships to Northwestern Team Camp Announced

Posted by David Curby On May - 26 - 2014 0 Comment

The recipients of the scholarships to the Northwestern Team Camp were announced at the BTS-Chicago City Freestyle Championships held on Saturday, May 24th.  BTS-Chicago will send a team of Chicago wrestlers to the camp that will be held June 26-29th on the Northwestern campus in Evanston.  Chicago wrestlers completed an application for the scholarships worth $430 and were selected by the BTS-Chicago Board of Directors. The BTS-Chicago Team is: Gerardo Abrego (Curie) Elijah Allison (Comer) Dashaun Brown (Simeon) Josue Carias […]

BTS-Chicago Director in Iran

Posted by David Curby On May - 13 - 2014 0 Comment

Dr. David Curby (USA) joins a group of leading scientists this week in Iran to discuss several technical and tactical aspects important to the growth of international wrestling.  See FILA announcement here.

(Open to all wrestlers grades 6-12 who live in Chicago) What? FREE Chicago Commuter Wrestling Camp (wrestler is responsible for own transportation) Who?  Open to all wrestlers grades 6-12 who live in Chicago How?  Registration is limited to the first 100 Applicants!  Email your name, school, grade, coach and phone number to davcurb@gmail.com Where?  CHICAGO HOPE ACADEMY, 2189 W. Bowler Street, Chicago, IL 60612 When? July 14 – 18     Monday  – Thursday 9 AM – 3:30,           Friday – 9-12 Clinicians: Ben […]

BTS-Chicago 1st Annual Terry McCann Awards and Celebration

Posted by David Curby On March - 3 - 2014 0 Comment

Sunday, March 2nd at Schurz High School   Click Here to View a Copy of the Program  

Chicago Park District City Wrestling Championships

Posted by David Curby On February - 18 - 2014 0 Comment

  The Chicago Park District held their city wrestling championships on Saturday, Feb. 15th at Mozart Park. BTS-Chicago has helped in support of wrestling at Lindblom and Ogden Parks.

CPS Wrestlers to State!

Posted by David Curby On February - 18 - 2014 0 Comment

CPS Wrestlers Head to State!  1A       Cory Wilson, Chicago (Bowen) Amer Shalabi, Chicago (Agricultural Science) Kendall Gibbs, Chicago (Bowen) Stephon Gray, Chicago (Corliss) Alexander Velasquez Chicago (Agricultural Science) Jermaine Johnson, Chicago (Bowen) Terry Martin, Chicago (Douglass) 2A Darnell Smith – URBP, Englewood DeVante Williams of Chicago (Morgan Park) Deonne McDonald of Chicago (Simeon) Carnell Wrencher of Chicago (Simeon) Jaleel Hampton of Chicago (Morgan Park) Jeremiah Delt of Chicago (Simeon) Deondre Ward of Chicago (Simeon) Place – Antoine Cobb […]

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BTS GIRLS TRAINING SCHEDULE IS RELEASED!

Posted by David Curby On January - 28 - 2014 0 Comment

Click Here to View Schedule pdf