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OJC Press Release ID: 2939

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Wresting Camps Coming to Otero Junior College


The Otero Junior College Head Wrestling Coach, Tim Urenda announced two wresting camps to be held next month. Wrestlers in grades 1-8 can attend a technique camp July 17-18 from 3-5 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m. Wrestlers in grades 9-12 can attend a technique camp July 20-21 from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. Both camps are $30 per camper.

“I am excited to host my first camps as Head Coach at OJC,” Urenda said. “I think the camps will be a great way to kick off my first year and meet with students from the community.”

The camps will cover topics such as footwork, stance, motion, as well as top and bottom position techniques. According to Urenda, all of the techniques shown will emphasize on perfecting high percentage moves.

Camps will be taught Urenda, as well as guest clinician, Chris James who has held coaching positions at Fountain Fort Carson High School, Rampart High School, USA Wrestling, and for the US Army.

The OJC Wrestling program is currently seeking an assistant wrestling coach for the upcoming season. Applicants interested in applying can find the job description and further details online at

To register for the camp, complete the registration form found online at or contact Urenda at 719-384-6974 or email


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Wresting camps will be hosted at Otero Junior College July 17-18 for wrestlers in grades 1-8, and July 20-21 for wrestlers in grades 9-12.