female wrestling

Mabel Fonsoca pins Isabelle Sambou 2003

Lori Braun has covered world class wrestling contests from 2001 through today. She took wrestling lessions herself at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn, and many a man and woman claims she has a wicked headlock. Lori has asked us to bring back some recent vintage photographs from the World Wrestling Championships at Madison Square Garden that […]

Alaina Berube: Another Highlight On Her Wrestling Resume

Alaina Berube: Another Highlight On Her Wrestling Resume

After coming in mid-season  as an interim coach, Alaina Berube has been named as the new head coach of the highly successful University of the Cumberlands Women’s wrestling team. This is special for the University and Alaina because it is where she graduated from in 2007 with a Public Health and Exercise & Sports Science […]

Denise Rutkowski Gallery and Video

Denise Rutkowski Gallery and Video

Looking back at the nearly forgotten women who have made the industry so great has been a wonderful project! Denise Rutkowski has been no exception! Something else interesting about Denise is she was often known to bounce between two wigs, one blond and one black, either way she is amazing!!

Changing the Size of Sumo

Changing the Size of Sumo

Clare Lutton, 24-years-old, and Caitlin Szanto, 19-years-old, are competitive sumo wrestlers which isn’t too big of a deal until you see them. They are changing the way people think about sumo wrestlers, and they will be the only women from Sydney competing in the national sumo championships on the Gold Coast this month. ”There’s a […]

IFBB Professional Bodybuilder AURÉLIA GROZAJOVÁ

IFBB Professional Bodybuilder AURÉLIA GROZAJOVÁ

Aurelia Grozajova, 39-years-old, is an amazing, muscular Slovakian IFBB Professional Bodybuilder, a quality we love at FemaleMuscle. She has quite the resume of USA shows as well as international. Something interesting about Aurelia is that she is loves historical fencing. Height: 5’8″ ft Off-season weight: 163 lbs Competition weight: 149 lbs Chest: 48 in Quadriceps: […]

2010 USA Wrestling World Team Trials Gallery

2010 USA Wrestling World Team Trials Gallery

The 2010 USA Wrestling World Team Trials took place in Council Bluffs, Iowa this year. FemaleMuscle wanted to bring you a gallery of the Women’s Freestyle Finals caught on film by John Sachs and Tony Rotundo. The pictures are amazing, but then again, they are of some of the best women wrestlers in the nation! Matches follow gallery order: […]

Transgender Activist Donna Rose competes in the U.S. Open Wrestling Championships

Transgender Activist Donna Rose competes in the U.S. Open Wrestling Championships

Donna Rose, while 51-years-old, has only been a women for 10-years. For the first 40-years of her life she was Dave, a successful business and family man, but she was living a lie. In her youth, she was a good wrestler and football player. Some 25-years after her last match she returned to the mat. […]

Catherine Roberge Taking It To The Mat

Catherine Roberge Taking It To The Mat

Catherine Roberge, 28-years-old, from Quebec City won bronze in the women’s 78-kilogram event at a recent judo World Cup event. She went the full five minute round and ended up defeating Yalennis Castillo (Cuba) in the battle for the bronze-medal. Full name: Catherine Roberge Gender: Female Height: 5’8″ (173 cm) Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg) Born: February 8, 1982 in […]

Paige Nemec, Varsity Wrestler Sets Ohio Record

Paige Nemec, Varsity Wrestler Sets Ohio Record

Paige Nemec, high school senior, has just set the record for the first girl in Ohio history to win 100 career varsity wrestling matches. She has a record of 100-30, and all but one of the match’s were against boys. “There’s always going to be people that don’t agree with women competing in male-dominated sports, but […]