Summer Wrestling & Camps


Intro to Wrestling Clinic

Interested in the sport of wrestling? Come see what it’s all about! Meet the coaches, see the wrestling room, get out on the mat, learn some basics, and have fun!

October 25, 2023
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Avon Lake High School Wrestling Room
Open to all K-6th graders
No cost & no registration required!

Open Mats

Join us this summer, starting July 11, 2023. All ages are welcome!

Tuesdays and Thursdays
5:30 – 6:30 pm
Avon Lake High School

Shoremen Wrestling Camp

July 15 & 16, 2023
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Avon Lake High School
$100 per wrestler (pack lunch)
All Ages. Boys & Girls. Youth wrestlers must have 2 years experience.
Includes a camp shirt while supplies last.

Girls will work exclusively with Lauren Louive on Saturday, then with Gene Mills and Jesse Mendez on Sunday. Boys will work with Gene and Jesse both days.


Gene Mills

  • New Jersey State Champ and HS National Champ
  • Syracuse University’s 1st 4 time All American
  • 2 time NCAA Champion
  • voted outstanding wrestler NCAA’s
  • Division I NCAA career pin record of 107 pins
  • 3 time World Cup Champion
  • 1980 World Super Champion in Japan and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • 1980 Tbilisi (USSR) Champion and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Cerra Pellado Champion in Cuba and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Roger Goulon Champion in France and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Rokoczi Cup Champ in Hungary and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • 1980 US Olympian and voted the “Athlete of the Year” by the US Olympic Committee
  • Career record of 1356-46-1
  • Distinguished Member of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Stillwater, Oklahoma

Jesse Mendez

  • Completed high school career with a record of 157-1
  • Won individual Indiana State titles as a freshman (126 lbs./42-0), sophomore (132/40-1), junior (138/34-0) and senior (138/41-0)
  • Just the 10th wrestler in Indiana high school wrestling history to win four titles
  • Indiana 4A Wrestler of the Year in 2021
  • Named Indiana’s Mr. Gorilla Award winner for 2022, given to the state’s top wrestler
  • Win Magazine 2021 Junior Hodge Trophy winner
  • Part of the nation’s top recruiting class in 2022 … ranked No. 1 recruit overall
  • at NCAA Championships (2023, 14-seed/6th/5-3)
  • All-American as a freshman (2023/6th at NCAAs)
  • at Big Ten Championships (2023, 2-seed/6th/1-3)
  • Earned Big Ten Wrestler of the Week twice (11/9/2022 and 1/31/23)
  • Earned Ohio State Black Shirt Jan. 18, 2023

Lauren Louive

  • U.S Women’s National Team Member
  • 2020 U.S Open Senior National Champion
  • 2021 Olympic Trials Competitior and Qualifier Runner-Up
  • 2020 Lady Klippan Sweden International Champion
  • 2020 Senior Pan-American Bronze Medalist
  • 2019 World Team Trials Champion
  • 2019 Final X Competitor
  • 2018 Dave Schultz International Champion
  • 2018 Senior National Silver Medalist
  • 2018 New York Athletic Club International Silver Medalist
  • 2018 Lady Klippan Sweden International Bronze Medalist
  • 2018 World Team Trials Runner-Up
  • 2018 Final X Competitor
  • 2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier
  • 4x WCWA All-American
  • First female to wrestle in the Hawkeye Wrestling Club at the University of Iowa

2023 Local Area Summer Wrestling Camps

Updated 5/17/23

Burnett Trained Wrestling
12009 Wikel Rd. Milan, Ohio

June 4-8*Advanced Technique & Training$450 regular $250 group rateOvernight
June 11-15Advanced Technique & Training$400Overnight
June 18-22Technique & Training$450Overnight
June 25-29Technique & Training$450Overnight
July 24-27Jr. High & Grade School$350Commuter
April 28-29Freestyle Training$150Overnight
August 11-12Preseason technique & training camp$150Overnight
September 8-9Fall Kick-off$150Overnight

*Learwood and High School wrestlers have been to this camp in the past and we’re going back June 4-8. There is a group discount. Please complete the form below to add your name to our roster. Must have 2 years experience. Probably 5th grade and up is best.


Jeff Jordan State Champ Camp
2039 Neff Rd, Urbana, OH 43078
Team & Individual Camps Weekly, Sunday-Thursday, May 28 – August 3

The last 3 years the High School team attended this camp with Coach Sedlick and we’re going back June 25-29. Learwood wrestlers are welcome too.

$465 – ($395 team rate)


The Wrestling Factory of Cleveland
13000 Athens Ave. Lakewood, OH
9:00 -11:00am, break for lunch, 11:30-1:30pm
Great camps for youth and junior high wrestlers!

June 12-14Takedown Camplearn how to attack , defend & counter attack on your feet$250
June 26-28Chain Wrestling Camplearn how to flow from one technique to another in a systematic approach$250
July 1-22-Day Hand-Fighting CampLearn the detailed skills of fake, snap, pass & post$200
July 31-August 2Dominate on the MatBreakdowns, Turns & Escapes$250

To reserve your spot, Venmo or PayPal ($75) min. deposit
PayPal – @twfoc
Venmo – @Mike-Kulczycki

Call or text if you have any questions (216) 262-0696


St. Edward High School

Great camp for newer wrestlers!

Grades 7-12June 12-159:00 – 11:30 a.m.$150
Grades K-6June 12-151:00 – 2:30 p.m.$50


Baldwin Wallace

Summer Wrestling Camp
June 19-21
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Lou Higgins Recreation Center 136 E Bagley Rd Berea, OH 44017
2023-2024 Grades 2-12



Competitor’s Edge Wrestling Camp
Guest Clinicians: Carson Kharchla & Kaleb Romero
June 19-20
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Genoa High School 2980 N. Genoa Clay Center Rd.
HS, MS, & advanced youth wrestlers


North Ridgeville

Guest Clinicians: Kaleb Romero & Sammy Sasso
June 21
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
North Ridgeville High School Wrestling Room
Grades 5-12


Wauseon Girls Wrestling Clinic

Guest Clinicians: McKayla Campbell and Olivia Shore
June 3
10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Wauseon Athletic Facility
Girls K-12
$30 before May 26, $40 after


Monroeville Wrestling Summer Camp

Guest Clinicians: Logan Stieber, Nathan Tomasello, and Erik Burnett
June 14, 15 & 16
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Monroeville High School
7-12th graders