Sep
2022
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Featured News / Brandon Slay / Drexel Wrestling / EIWA / Keystone Classic / NCAA Wrestling / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc

PRTC Becomes New Host of Keystone Classic

Philadelphia, Pa – The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center (PRTC),  an official USA Wrestling organization,...
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Sep
2022
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Brandon Slay / Drexel Wrestling / EIWA / Keystone Classic / NCAA Wrestling / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc

PRTC Becomes New Host of Keystone Classic

Philadelphia, Pa – The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center (PRTC),  an official USA Wrestling organization, is the new host of the Keystone Classic, a perennial college kickoff event to the NCAA Division 1 season.  The event, previously hosted by the University of Pennsylvania, has been held in the historic Palestra on campus in University City, Philadelphia … Continued

Sep
2022
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Brandon Slay / BTS Philly / David McFadden / Drexel Wrestling / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / Richard Perry / Tyler Berger / USA Wrestling / UWW Senior World Championships

Jordan Burroughs Wins 7th Gold to Make History

Philadelphia, Pa. – Last weekend, the PRTC’s Jordan Burroughs became the first American wrestler to win seven gold medals at the World/Olympic level. Surpassing Six Time Gold Medalists Adeline Gray and John Smith, Burroughs has become, arguably, the greatest of all time in USA wrestling history. For the second year in a row, Burroughs defeated … Continued

Sep
2022
14
Ambassador Campaign / Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Drexel Wrestling / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Richard Perry / Tyler Berger / USA Wrestling / UWW Senior World Championships / WrestleBelgrade

PRTC Launches World Championships Silent Auction

Philadelphia, Pa – In an effort to raise awareness of their mission to enrich lives locally and globally through the sport of wrestling, the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center has launched a silent auction during the UWW World Championships this week. Autographed photos of the Senior Athletes and fan gift packs will be offered for bid … Continued

Sep
2022
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Brandon Slay / Jordan Burroughs / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / Tyler Berger / USA Wrestling / UWW Senior World Championships / Wrestle Belgrade

Burroughs to Compete for Record 7th Gold Medal

Belgrade, Serbia – Six time World/Olympic Champion Jordan Burroughs will take to the mat on September 15th as he begins his quest to make history while competing at the UWW Senior World Championships. No other US wrestler has ever won seven gold medals at the highest level of the sport. The senior athlete representing Team … Continued

Sep
2022
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Ambassador Campaign / Brandon Slay / BTS Philly / Drexel Wrestling / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / USA Wrestling

PRTC Continues Ambassador Campaign to Raise Funds for Paris and Beyond

Philadelphia, Pa – The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center(PRTC), an official USA Wrestling Olympic Training Center, is ten months into a two year campaign to raise $1 million for the growing 501c3 non-profit organization. With an increase in support of their mission to enrich lives locally and globally through the sport of wrestling, they are more … Continued

Aug
2022
10
Brandon Slay / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Nebraska Cornhuskers / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / Tyler Berger / USA Wrestling

Tyler Berger Joins PRTC Senior Level Team

Philadelphia, Pa. – Pennsylvania Regional Training Center Executive Director and Head Coach Brandon Slay has announced the addition of Senior Athlete Tyler Berger as a full time resident athlete. Berger will compete at 70kg while representing the PRTC at domestic and international competitions. “We are extremely thankful to be adding Tyler Berger to our PRTC … Continued

Jul
2022
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Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Drexel Wrestling / Joey McKenna / Mark Hall / Olympic Wrestling / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / Poland Open / prtc / USA Wrestling

McKenna and McFadden Win Bronze in Poland with Teammate Mark Hall in the Corner.

Warsaw, Poland – When the opportunity to coach his teammates in an international tournament presented itself, Senior Athlete Mark Hall jumped at the chance be in the corner for his friends. The volunteer assistant coach for the University of Pennsylvania already has a full season of folkstyle coaching on his resume. Hall is part of … Continued

Jul
2022
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Brandon Slay / Overcomer Training Center / Pennsylvania RTC / Richard Perry / USA Wrestling

Former U.S. World Team wrestler Richard Perry hosts free clinics in Middletown

MIDDLETOWN, July 13, 2022 — More than a half dozen fans at the edge of the wrestling surface were running and creating a breeze but it was still hot and steamy at the Overcomer Training Center on Wednesday night. But the blue and white mat was crowded with youngsters and a few high school wrestling coaches listening … Continued

Jul
2022
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Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / USA Wrestling / World Team Training Camp

PRTC Travels to Colorado Springs for USA Wrestling World Team Camp

Colorado Springs, Co – The PRTC has traveled to the US Olympic Training Center this week to practice with Team USA. It is the first of two training camps to be held this summer at the OTC. “It’s exciting to spend time with USA’s best,” said the PRTC’s Mark Hall. “Everybody has their own way … Continued

Jun
2022
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Beat the Streets / Brandon Slay / BTS Philly / Jordan Burroughs / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / Senior World Team Trials / USA Wrestling

Jordan Burroughs Earns World Team Spot and Reflects on His Impact at Beat The Streets

June 21, 2022 – Two weeks have passed since Final X fans from across the country gathered in awe at Madison Square Garden to watch PRTC resident athlete Jordan Burroughs earn his way onto an 11th World Team. This is no ordinary feat—to make a US World Team and secure the opportunity to compete for … Continued