The Inside Story of the Sport's Epic Fight to Stay in the Olympics
||Moffatt, James V.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Exit Zero Publishing, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $19.95|
| Book Description: |
Wrestling fans, coaches, and competitors were stunned in February 2013 when the International Olympic Committee recommended that the sport be dropped from the Olympics after the 2016 Games. But just months later, the IOC General Assembly voted wrestling back into the Games for 2020 and 2024 in a first-round victory. This is the inside story of how one of the original Olympic sports came back from a virtual death sentence. Expertly uncovering the struggles within...