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Interview: Turkey's "White Rose" eager to blossom again in Olympics


Xinhua - Nov 28, 2016
"And now my goal is to be the Olympic champion again in Tokyo 2020," Akgul said, adding that he wants to be trainer or may be the manager of the Turkish Wrestling Federation. "I'm making master degree about sport science at a university and I have very ...
 

Amid Turmoil, Edirne Readies for 655th Kirkpinar


Olive Oil Times - Jul 16, 2016
Among the many Turkish wrestling tournaments, Kırkpınar is the most famous with the many myths that surround it. Last year, Orhan Okulu from Antalya was the last man standing, taking home the coveted gold belt and title of Başpehlivan (head wrestler).
 

Hamza Yerlikaya: The invincible


Daily Sabah - Mar 18, 2016
It's really interesting that Republican leaders supported traditional Turkish wrestling in spite of the fact that they ignored much of Ottoman tradition. The Turkish Wrestling Federation was founded in 1922 and was granted admission by FILA, the ...
 

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Turkish Wrestling books

Turkish Wrestling


by: Lawrence Grecco
"TURKISH WRESTLING" is the first photography book ever to reveal the fascinating world of Turkey's oldest sport. Over a period of three years, fine art photographer Lawrence Grecco visited the KIRKPINAR championships, Turkey's equivalent to the World Series, and received special access to photograph the wrestling matches on the outdoor field where they take place. The resulting archive of powerful black and white and color photographs transport the viewer to this exotic realm of hulking men coated in olive oil, wearing only custom tailored leather britches as they grapple with each other under a relentless Mediterranean sun.
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Turkish Wrestling by Lawrence Grecco


by: Lawrence Grecco

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Deve Guresleri / The Wrestling of Camel


by: Dr. Omer Yaglidore
A scarce book about the colorful folk tradition of camel wrestling in Turkey. Illustrated by color photographs with text in both Turkish and English.
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CHUNDERING IN A FIELD [GBS 4]


Episode 4 of 7! Halfway through! This episode includes: Music Camp Jousting Turkish Wrestling Cool and Creamy Vomiting Chundering.