South African Wrestling Federation
South African Wrestling Federation Logo.jpeg
SportAmateur wrestling
JurisdictionSouth Africa
AffiliationUnited World Wrestling[1]
PresidentSakkie Bosse[2]
SecretaryJeanne-Marié Coetser
Official website
South Africa

South African Wrestling Federation (SAWF) is the organization that governs amateur freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling for men and women in South Africa. South African Wrestling Federation is affiliated to United World Wrestling (UWW) and is the national governing body of the sport. SAWF is also affiliated to SASCOC,[3] and organizes national competitions such as the SAWF Presidents and Masters Championship.[4][5]


Further information: Category:South African wrestlers

Further information: Category:Olympic wrestlers of South Africa

See also


  1. ^ "South African Wrestling Federation". UWW. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  2. ^ "New SAWF Executive Elected". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  3. ^ "South African Wrestling Federation". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Brakpan wrestlers win medals". Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  5. ^ "Wrestlers claim medals at championship". Retrieved 17 October 2017.