Congratulations to these Long Beach Gladiators for Highest Average for MP 1

About The Club:

The Long Beach Gladiators is a traveling wrestling club for athletes in grades 1st-12th. Coach Miguel Rodriguez, along with an extensive staff of highly experienced, highly trained coaches, work with the Gladiators "Elite" and the Gladiators "A" Wrestling teams to enhance the quality of wrestling in Nassau County and New York State. This team will be for advanced wrestlers who would like to improve their wrestling skills in Folkstyle.

A message from Coach Anfossi

Dear Nassau County Section 8 Youth Wrestling Families,

Its that time of year again for our 2020 Nassau County Youth Wrestling Tournament.

I would like to thank everyone for participating in last seasons Youth Wrestling Counties.

Please find attached this years Youth County Wrestling registration information flyer.

Please also assist me in sharing the attached Nassau County Youth Championship Wrestling Tournament flyer and this message with your Youth Wrestling / Feeder Programs, Middle School Wrestling Programs and any other interested parties.

Thank You, John Anfossi 516-476-7023 Long Beach Marines Wrestling Nassau County Youth Championship Tournament Coordinator

A Message from Coach Rodriguez

Dear Familia,

 Congratulations to everyone on a great weekend! We are so proud of how amazing everyone did! Your hard work and dedication is definitely showing! We have one of the biggest, most amazing teams around with the best, most dedicated parents. All of our wrestlers qualified for NYWAY States and many for NY-USA Wrestling States. Keep up the good work, the best is yet to come! As a team we took 1st place both days but we still have a lot of work to do before State and National Championships. 

The season is FAR FROM OVER!!   Monday 2/24:

No Practice please enjoy your day OFF

Tuesday 2/25:

A-Team 5:30pm - 6:30pm at LBMS Elite Team/MS/HS 6:30pm - 8pm at LBMS

Wednesday 2/26:

A-Team 5:30pm - 6:30pm at LBMS Elite Team/MS/HS 6:30pm - 8pm at LBMS

Thursday 2/27:

A-Team 5:30pm - 6:30pm at LBMS Elite Team/MS/HS 6:30pm - 8pm at LBMS

Friday 2/28:

NO Practice in LB please feel free to attend VHW, Ascend, LAW or Barn Brother practice. Visit their websites for more information. Good luck to Jeremiah Echeverria and Kevin Lopez at the NYS Wrestling Championships

Saturday 2/29:

NYS High School Wrestling Championships 2020 in Albany

Sunday 3/1:

Tournament is TBD

Here is the hotel information for the following tournaments:

NY-USA Wrestling State Championships:

The manager said she has only King Standards and King Suites left at the Hampton Inn. If you still need a room, please call and say you are with Long Beach Gladiators. Rooms are booking up quickly Hampton Inn & Suites Vestal 607-797-5000

NYWAY State Championships:

ROOMS are BLOCKED at HOMEWOOD SUITES by Hilton Rochester/Greece 400 Center Place Drive Rochester, NY 14615 Tel: 585-865-8534

Virginia Beach MS & HS Nationals:

Parents are on their own for accommodations. Hotels will NOT be blocked for this event. War at the Shore Nationals:

Parents are responsible for getting their own accommodations. Hotels will NOT be blocked for this event. Pop n' Flo Minimen Nationals:

Hotel Information will be sent shortly.


March 6th: Only selected Gladiators at the first Annual Nassau County Club Dual Championships at East Meadow High School. More information to follow.

March 8th: ONLY Gladiators who placed top 4 at the qualifiers qualified at the NY-USA Folkstyle State Wrestling Championships in Binghamton - Click here to register:

March 13-15: ONLY Gladiators who placed top 4 at the qualifiers qualified at the 2020 NYWAY State Championship at Brockport College - Click here to register:

March 28-29: NHSCA National Wrestling Championships for wrestlers 6-12 grade only in Virginia Beach: Click here to register:

April 10-12: ALL GLADIATORS AT THE 17th Annual War at the South Jersey Shore Folkstyle National Championships. Click here to register:

April 25th: ALL Gladiators at the MINIMEN NATIONALS, AT UNION COLLEGE: Click here to register:

If you have any questions please feel free to call me or email me.

Coach Rodriguez Sincerely, 516-322-1046 C