The NZ Secondary Schools Olympic Wrestling Association (Inc) is affiliated to the NZ Olympic Wrestling Union & Associated Styles (Inc).

The objectives of the NZSSOW Association are to:

  • Foster and develop Olympic freestyle and greco-roman wrestling in New Zealand secondary schools.
  • Administer NZ secondary school wrestling tournaments.
  • Assist, wherever possible, with finances and administration to develop wrestling in secondary schools.
  • Each year select a NZ secondary school team to compete in at least one tournament that involves competing with wrestlers from other countries.


NZSS Executive Committee

Chairperson - Rubina Wheeler (Hamilton); Secretary - Charlee Howard (New Plymouth); Treasurer - Fiona Oxenham (Club Physical); Committee Members are:Jason Strawbridge (YMI Te Awamutu), Nick Daley (New Plymouth); NZOWU Rep -Jane Hamer (Taieri); NZSS Selectors - Pete Pouri-Lane (Hamilton), Ross Tanner (Katikati), Aron Miller (Southern Spartans)