Irish Amateur Wrestling Association Dublin Open Freestyle Tournament 2019


Senior Female 58KgLisa FarrellyDeirdre BegleyDanni Neilan
Senior Male 86KgSean SweetmanNicolae Doncila
Senior Male 100+KgDominik BodoMatthew SheehanRonan Campbel

[Reference: 2]


Lisa Farrelly took Gold in the Senior Female 58Kg Grade at the Irish Amateur Wrestling Association’s Dublin Open Freestyle Event in 2019. Sean Sweetman won Gold in the Senior Male 86Kg Grade and Dominik Bodo won Goldin the Senior Male 100+Kg Grade.

Irish Amateur Wrestling Association Stock Photo [Reference: 3
Irish Amateur Wrestling Association Stock Photo [Reference: 3]

About the IAWA

The Irish Amateur Wrestling Associatin is the National Governing Body of Olympic Wrestling, Pankration and Grappling Sports. It was founded in 1947, and comes under the World Governing Body of United World Wrestling. It is officially recognised by and part funded by Sport Ireland (formerly the Irish Sport Council) and the Olympic Committee of Ireland. The Associations responsibilities, other than at grassroots level, include the selection and preparation of Ireland’s teams that compete at Continental and World Championships, and Major Multi-Discipline Games (e.g. The Olympic Games and European Games).



[1] Irish Amateur Wrestling Association (2019) Results: Dublin Open 2019 [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 28 December 2020]

[2] Irish Amateur Wrestling Association (2020) About Us [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 23 November 2020]


[3] Irish Amateur Wrestling Association (2019) about_us [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 23 November 2020]


Thanks to Ciaran Simms.

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 28 December 2020

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