Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling (England)

  • Name of sport (game): Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling
  • Name in native language: Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling
  • Place of practice (continent, state, nation):

    Northern England

  • Description:

    Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestlingis played on grass, outdoor, during the summer fairs or sport festivals. Every body can inter the competition.
    It is a standing up wrestling style with clothes. The wrestlers (men or women) wear a T-Shirt and long johnsLegs can grip legs and the arm position is fixed.
    There are several weight and age categories.
    Techniques are mainly with hips and legs and the goal is to throw the opponent on any part of the body.