The Iowa style is simply different, unique in an approach that encourages relentless aggression and unmatched endurance.
It is a brand recognized by all, yet hard to comprehended by many.
Iowa Wrestling operates at the highest standard, upholding traditional values and building future champions.
And it starts here.
The Iowa wrestling program is synonymous with championships: team titles, individual titles, conference titles, national titles, World titles, Olympic gold -- Hawkeye wrestling does not discriminate.
Over the course of the last five decades, Iowa Wrestling continues to be the most recognizable brand around the world.
The Iowa style is loathed by opponents, and glorified by record-setting crowds: no matter the site, no matter the season.
Iowa Wrestling set an NCAA record and led the nation in average and total attendance for the 14th straight season in 2020.
The Hawkeyes averaged a record 12,568 fans in seven home dates. It marks the first time in NCAA history that a program put more than 10,000 fans in the building for every home dual.
"Iowa City, Iowa is the Mecca of Wrestling."Tom Brands
2020 marked the 12th straight year the Hawkeyes averaged more than 8,000 fans.
Carver-Hawkeye Arena hosted the 2012 & 2016 Olympic Team Trials and the 2018 UWW World Cup.