Our program was founded in 2018, with the sole purpose of training young wrestlers, through the use of positive coaching principles and fundamental technique that is crucial to success in the sport of wrestling. We are a Lutheran faith-based organization and we draw inspiration from the following bible passage: "Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you." -Deuteronomy 31:6
The 31:6 Youth Wrestling Club is a free program to participate in. The only cost to you is the cost of a yearly USA Wrestling Membership, wrestling shoes, and protective head gear.
The program utilizes the facilities at Orange Lutheran High School @ 2222 Santiago Blvd, Orange, CA 92867, and we practice in the lower gynasium which is an air conditioned large gymnasium with enough mat space to accomodate over 100 wrestlers.
Coach Joe has an extensive background in wrestling and has been coaching for over 15 years. He is also a US Navy search and rescue swimmer and US Army National Guard combat medic veteran.
He believes that through positive coaching principles the full potentional of an athlete can be acheived.
Coach Heber has been coaching for multiple years and is also a professional MMA fighter. Coach Heber has an ability to connect with young atheletes that is hard to find in a coach.
He believes the best in yet to be acheived in your wrestler and he is determined to help them grow as an athelete.
Coach Ryan is in his 3rd year coaching and is a full time college student. Coach Ryan really enjoys breaking down technique and ensuring each wrestler has a fundamental understanding to all that is taught.
He believes that through solid fundamentals high levels of wrestling can be achieved.
Coach Zach is solid technical wrestler who is joining our staff for the first time this year. He has demonstrated a solid wrestling knowledge and is eager to share his expertise with your wrestler.
Coach Kelan was a 4 year wrestler for Cal Poly and was a state qualifier in California. Kelan brings a technical style to our club that is tailored towards our upper weight wrestlers.
Coach Bret was a 4 year wrestler for Stanford University and a PAC 12 Champion. Bret brings a extremely technical approach to every aspect of wrestling.