What is Mo West?
Mo West Championship Wrestling Club is one of the premier off-season training clubs in the state of Missouri. Throughout the spring and summer the best high school wrestlers in Missouri can be found training freestyle and Greco at Mo West. In the fall Mo West provides a folkstyle/pre-season training session.
During the spring and summer training sessions are held three nights a week (typically Mon, Tues, Thurs). These practices are led by some of the top coaches in Missouri. The club’s goal is to qualify wrestlers for the Missouri National Team, sending them to Fargo prepared to become All-Americans.
How Do I Join MoWest?
All wrestlers must possess a USA Wrestling card (see links). Registration fees vary from year to year; you can find the most up to date info on the Mo West Facebook page or in the news section of this website.
MoWest was established in 2002 with the goal of providing high-level training and competition opportunities for wrestlers living in the Kansas City, MO area.
Since it's inception MO WEST CHAMPIONSHIP WRESTLING CLUB has helped to build numerous All-Americans at the Cadet, Junior, College, and Senior levels. Additionally, it is recognized by USA Wrestling as one of the Top 50 clubs in America.
Q: What does a MoWest Club Membership pay for?
A: MoWest membership pays for practice/training, coaching in practice and at competitions, and some pre-determined gear (t-shirt)
Q: What does membership NOT pay for?
A: Travel expenses, tournament fees, equipment (singlets, shoes, etc)
Q: What training sessions are offered by MoWest?
A: JUNIOR/CADET SEASONS: MoWest offers 2 training sessions per year. The fall session runs through Sept. and Oct. and focuses on folkstyle training to help wrestlers prepare for their upcoming high school season. The spring/summer session focuses on freestyle/Greco wrestling. It runs from March to May (the state tournament); for wrestlers training to compete in the national tournament in Fargo, the session continues through May, June, and July. The May-July practices are specifically for wrestlers training for the national tournament.