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Wrestling

Occasionally Organized / during major national events

Description

Wrestling is more than a sport in the Gambia. The wrestling arena is a place to show courage, labour, strength, fair play and to honor the traditional sports in society. Fights are organized between clans or weight opponents for a competition to win the coveted prices.

Cultural Significance

Teach young Gambians about the most popular traditional sport as well as honor the spirits of society in becoming a man.

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