Updates for the Months of August, September and October

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August 2015

August was a slow month concerning the province of Quebec for wrestling as athletes prepare for the Senior Mens and Womens World Championships.

September 2015

September marks the beginning of most school programs for wrestling beginning with Quebec's sole CIS team Concordia in preparation for the upcoming season.  The only tournament that happens at this time is the Senior Mens and Womens World Championships which were held in Las Vegas Nevada.  Quebec's sole representative was Dory Yeats of TWA.

For the full results of the tournament, click here.

The annual Concordia Invitational will take place on Sunday November 1st 2015 at the Loyola Campus Gym.

October 2015

On Saturday October 10th, members from various wrestling clubs in Quebec which included CLIC, Montreal YMHA and les Patriotes de St-Cesaire competed at the annual Copa Sparta held in San Juan Puerto Rico.  The tournament features various age groups ranging from Schoolboy, Cadet, Juvenile, Junior and Senior.  Results were strong as all our Quebec athletes returned with a Top Four finishing.  The results were as follows:


Nicolae Gandrabura (Patriotes de St-Cesaire) Silver Medal 42 kgs

Cadet Male

Aly Barghout (Montreal YMHA) Gold Medal 125 kgs
Aron Orszack (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 76 kgs
Samuel Rainville (Patriotes de St-Cesaire) Silver Medal 69 kgs
Julien Choquette (Patriotes de St-Cesaire) Bronze Medal 76 kgs
Thomas Rizk (CLIC) Bronze Medal 76 kgs

Cadet Female

Kaya Dube-Snow (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 56 kgs

Junior Male

Frederick Choquette (Patriotes de St-Cesaire) Gold Medal 125 kgs
Sam Barmish (Montreal YMHA) Gold Medal 84 kgs
Alex Moore (Montreal YMHA) Gold Medal 74 kgs
Dylan Mclean (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 55 kgs
Fancis Carter (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 74 kgs
Aly Barghout (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 125 kgs
Guseyn Ruslanzada (Montreal YMHA) Bronze Medal 74 kgs

Open Female 

Linda Morais (Montreal YMHA) Gold Medal 63 kgs
Jade Dufour (Montreal YMHA) Bronze Medal 53 kgs
Johannie Audet (CLIC) 4th Place 53 kgs

Senior Male

Vince De-Marinis (Montreal YMHA) Gold Medal 65 kgs
Yak Al-Rekabi (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 125 kgs
Trevor Banks (Montreal YMHA) Silver Medal 57 kgs

Congratulations on your fine performances!

Nicolae Gandrabura

Aly Barghout

Aron Orszack 

Samuel Rainville

Julien Choquette 

Thomas Rizk

Kaya Dube-Snow

Frederick Choquette

Sam Barmish

Alex Moore 

Dylan Mclean

Fancis Carter

Guseyn Ruslanzada

Linda Morais

Jade Dufour

Johannie Audet

Vince De-Marinis

Yak Al-Rekabi

Trevor Banks

Canada Games hopefuls Manitoba 2017


Coach's Chokri and Choquette

Team Quebec at the Olympic Training Centre in Puerto Rico

Johanie Audet and Chokri Khelefi

Patrick Okpalgu reffing

Team Quebec at rest 

Team Quebec


Yeats receives Fondation d' Athlete d' Excellence de Quebec from Saputo 

On October 20th 2015, Dory Yeats from TWA received the Academic Bursary from the  Fondation de l’athlète d’excellence du Québec courtesy Saputo Inc.  Twenty bursaries were awarded for academic excellence and twenty one bursaries were awarded for academic and athletic excellence.  Congratulations Dory on your fine accomplishment !

For the full details click here.

Photo Credit: Fondation de l’athlète d’excellence du Québec 


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