“We were third in the 2011 World Championships, first in the Pan Am Games, first in the Olympic Test Event, and first in the Pan American Championships. But to do this costs money,” said Coach Jones prior to the 2012 Summer Olympics. “We are the beneficiaries of those that came before us. Now it’s time to give back. We need America’s help.”
The United States Wrestling Foundation (USWF) has been created, comprised of volunteer leaders who are dedicated to the goal of making the USA Wrestling Team the best in the world.
- The United States Wrestling Foundation consist of volunteer leaders who have achieved success within international wrestling competition or in the professional world, each who want to make a contribution to enhance the national freestyle program and increase its competitive success.
- “Our vision is to institutionalize a system that leads to consistent success in World and Olympic competitions,” said Jeffrey R. Waters, chairman of the United States Wrestling Foundation. “We will need the support of the entire wrestling community to make that happen.”