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British Wrestling Training Schools in the UK, Wales & Ireland

Updated on September 27, 2010

Having already covered wrestling training schools in Northern, Middle & Southern England and Scotland next up we have Wales & Ireland. As with Scotland there are not that many wrestling promotions in either Wales or Ireland, so once again the selections are unfortunately brief

WALES

BASIX WRESTLING PROMOTIONS

Location: Deeside Leisure Centre, Chester Road West, Queensferry, Deeside, Clwyd.
Facilities: Wrestling ring.
Head Trainer/s: Mike 'Iron Man' Roberts
Training Times: Sun; 10am - 12pm
Training Cost: 8-15yrs (or in full time education): £8 per session. 16+: £10 per session. Private Tuition: £15 per hour.
Website: http://www.basixwrestling.co.uk
More Info: Email or call: 07766 560087

BASIX WRESTLING PROMOTIONS

Location: Connah's Quay Sports Centre, Golftyn Ln, Deeside, Clwyd.
Facilities: Wrestling ring.
Head Trainer/s: Mike 'Iron Man' Roberts
Training Times: Mon; 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Training Cost: 8-15yrs (or in full time education): £8 per session. 16+: £10 per session. Private Tuition: £15 per hour.

BASIX WRESTLING PROMOTIONS

Location: 'The Academy', Mold Road, Buckley, Clwyd.
Facilities: Wrestling ring.
Head Trainer/s: Mike 'Iron Man' Roberts
Training Times: Tues; 4pm - 6pm
Training Cost: 8-15yrs (or in full time education): £8 per session. 16+: £10 per session. Private Tuition: £15 per hour.

BRITANNIA WRESTLING PROMOTIONS

Location: Ebenezer Chapel, Parliament Street, Rhuddlan, Denbighshire, North Wales.
Training Times: Fri; 7pm - 9:30pm
Training Cost: £8 per session
Website: http://www.britanniawrestling.co.uk
More Info: Email or call: 07964 213751

DRAGON PRO ACADEMY

Location: 88 Stow Hill, Newport, Gwent.
Facilities: Wrestling ring, mats.
Head Trainer/s: 'Flyin' Mike Bird
Training Times: Sun; 12pm - 4pm (in ring & on mats). Tue; 7.30pm - 9pm (technical session)
Website: www.dragonprowrestling.co.uk
More Info: Email or call: 07748 810095

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In Ireland I have only been able to find information on three active promotions, one in Northern Ireland and one in Eire. Oddly enough although there are not many professional wrestling promotions offering training in Ireland Olympic wrestling training seems to be extremely popular.

IRELAND

FIGHT FACTORY PRO WRESTLING

Location: 10 Dublin Rd. Bray. Co. Wicklow, Eire
Facilities: Huge matted area, wrestling ring, crash mat, punching bags, sparing equipment, weights room, changing room, recreation room, video/promo area, bathroom, qualified first aider, MMA submission training also available.
Head Trainer/s: Phil Boyd, David Loughman, Sean Brennan and Peter Farrell
Training Times: Wed; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. Sun; 12pm - 6pm. Regular 3 day seminars. Private tuiton upon request.
Training Cost: Wed; €5 per session. Sun; €15 or €8(14-16) per session. Private;€10 per hour
Website: http://www.fightfactoryprowrestling.com
More Info: Email or call: 085 7356972

PRO WRESTLING ULSTER

Location: Ardnavally Scout Centre, 109 Old Milltown Road, Belfast.
Facilities: Wrestling ring, matted hall, crash mats.
Head Trainer/s: Tron & JDP
Training Times: Sun; 2pm - 5pm (in-ring training once per month)
Training Cost: £5 per session.
Website: http://www.prowrestlingulster.co.uk
More Info: Email

PHOENIX PRO WRESTLING ACADEMY

Location: Inchicore, Dublin 8, Eire
Head Trainer/s: CJ Summers
Training Times: 7 days a week
Website: http://www.bebo.com/phoenix-pro
More Info: Email

Other Regions & More Info

Other Regions

The Midlands - Northern England - Scotland - Wales & Ireland

More Info: For more information on how you go about becoming a professional wrestler check out my hub: How do I become a Pro Wrestler? A Guide.

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      Hayley 4 years ago

      Hi im looking for a wrestling school/club in Devon uk. Ive searched but cant seem to find one that's still open,my twins really want to get into it so any info would be cool. bibbh3@hotmail.com

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      John Cormack 5 years ago

      Main Stage Wrestling is now open in Dublin, only a 15 min bus journey from the city centre for information check out

      Www.mainstagewrestling.net

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      brandon 5 years ago

      wrestlin is like my biggest dream but i cant find any wrelin schools by me

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      kerby 5 years ago

      do you have any in belfast ? im 16... email me kerby-ox-09@hotmail.co.uk thankss

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      Jonathan 5 years ago

      Hi im from Northern Ireland can u tell me any good wrestling schools here age: 14

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      jd 5 years ago

      i am 12

      83pounds

      5 ft 1

      from wals sawnsey

      i love wrestling

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      Ludo 7 years ago

      Cheers Paul, have now edited ;)

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      Paul 7 years ago

      Dragon Pro Wrestling website = www.DragonProWrestling.co.uk

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      Paul 7 years ago

      Dragon Pro wrestling, in South Wales, have a new website!

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      Ludo 7 years ago

      Cheers for that, your entry has been edited ;)

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      Da Boss 7 years ago

      Just an update on Dragon Pro Wrestling Academy, in Newport, South Wales!

      The Training Director and Head Coach is Flying Mike Bird. Dragon Pro has the only ring in the area and training is currently 12-4 on Sundays (in ring and on mats) and Tuesdays 7.30-9pm (technical session).

      Email address is DragonProWrestlingAcademy@hotmail.co.uk

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      Ludo 7 years ago

      Apologies for that, I was informed by Fight Factory that they were the only training school currently opperating in Ireland. I shall add you straight away ;)

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      rich 7 years ago

      You forgot the Phoenix-Pro wreslting academy located in Dublin, Ireland.

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      Ludo 7 years ago

      If you have any info about NWA training in Wales feel free to post it here and I will update the page, I don't seem to he able to find any ;)

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      EJD 7 years ago

      NWA Hammerlock in Wales too.

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      Dean Merton 8 years ago

      Fight Factory is currently the only fully operataional Wrestling School in Ireland, Iww shut down as did Phoenix pro.

      www.fightfactoryprowrestling.com