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Breaking News!

2023 NCAA Champions Pat Glory and Nino Bonoccorsi, and 4x State Champion, Doyle Trout, have been added to our 2023 Super Gold Summer Camp Coaching Staff.

This is IN ADDITION to our already LOADED staff of expert coaches and legendary, dynamic clinicians including Zain Retherford, John Fritz, Ron Pifer, Clint Musser, John Clark, Blake Roulo, Kylie Welker, Olivia Shore, Ricky and Rocky Bonomo, and so many more.


May Clinics and June Camps

My nationwide traveling camp tour will begin Memorial Day Weekend and goes through June. I will coach multi-day commuter camps in NE, KS, MO, IA, KY, and Nationwide.  Contact me if you want to learn more about attending or hosting.

June 1-2 @ Brady HS,  Western Nebraska

June 3-4 @ Hastings HS, Central Nebraska

June 5-6  @ Fillmore Central HS, Geneva, NE (near Lincoln)

June 22-24  @ Oldham County HS, Kentucky

Nebraska Camps - June 1-6

1-6 day options for boys and girls of all ages!


July 8-23, 2023 

@ Blair Convention Center

Courtyard by Marriott is attached to our spacious convention center and hosts our Super Gold Camper. Enroll NOW to secure your spot.

Youth Campers and Parents are hosted at the Altoona Grand Hotel. When enrolling your children in camp, there is a parent section to secure a hotel room if you plan to stay.

Mark your calendar and make plans now to join us in Altoona, PA.

Flying to camp?  We shuttle campers from Penn State's University Park Airport.

Visit the summer camps page for additional details!

College Wrestling Opportunities

I work hard to place our campers in colleges that meet their needs.      I do this for FREE.  If you are a junior or senior seeking a college, or a college student considering a new program, let me know and I can help you.  We will discuss more details with the underclassmen at summer camp,  and you will meet many different outstanding college coaches.

2023 Camps and Nationwide Clinic Tour

I travel for clinics nationwide.  Let me know if you want to learn more about hosting a clinic in your community.  Contact me now -

We welcome boys and girls of all ages. Parents and coaches are always welcome free at all of our events. 

 Just $40-50 for 3-4 hours of world class instruction.  

Who wants to host a clinic this spring or a summer camp?!

Check out the schedule below to see if I will be coming to your area in the coming months.  I am also accepting invitations for more clinics per the schedule below.

NOW through June 20  - accepting clinic invitations in Nebraska and nationwide.

June 22-24 in Kentucky

June 25- July 3 - TBD


Working on June plans now. Let me know if you want to learn more about hosting a 2-3 day summer camp or spring clinic.

I will start summer camps on Memorial Day Weekend and travel from Nebraska to Pennsylvania during June for camps.

June 1-2 - Brady, NE

June 5-6 - Fillmore Central, NE (near Lincoln)

We invite you to join us for our 2023 Super Gold Medal Training Camp!

 July 8-23, 2023 @ Blair Convention Center and the attached Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.

Small group, personalized instruction with four-day to two-week options for boys and girls of all ages! 

Mark your calendar and make plans now.

Visit the summer camps page for additional information!

2023 Clinics and Camps Nationwide!

We welcome boys and girls of all ages. Parents and coaches are always welcome free at all of our events. 

Want to learn more about attending or hosting a clinic or camp? Contact me now -

2023 Summer Camp Flier to share with your team.

FREE POSTER below for your wrestling room, office, or any room!

Maximize the focus and intensity in your wrestling room daily.

You can email me, and I will send the poster to you as an attachment that you can forward it to your closest office/printing store to print and mail to you.  FedEx Office will print a color copy poster for you on glossy paper.  11x17 is only $2. There are larger options too.

2022 World Championships!

Congratulations to Team USA and USA Wrestling! Our USA Women finished in 2nd place with 8 medalists including Helen Maroulis.   The men's team won the World Championship led by David Taylor and Jordan Burroughs World Championships.   

We had 3 campers earn World Championship medals  - Helen Maroulis, David Taylor and Zain Retherford. Our Gold Medal Training System Works! We welcome you joining us at our upcoming clinics and camps and this summer at Super Gold Medal Training Camp!

Lifelong camper and 2022 World Silver Medalist, Zain Retherford

Nationwide Clinic Tour - Powered by PURE

Contact me to learn more about attending or hosting a clinic with me -

2023 Summer Camp Enrollment is open now!

Our coaching staff is loaded and includes:
Zain Retherford, Kylie Welker, Olivia Shore, John Fritz, AJ Schopp, Blake Roulo, Sam Braswell, CJ Red, Peyton Robb, Jason Kiessling, Ron Pifer, Brad Pataky, Ross Gitomer, Matt Kocher, John Stutzman, John Clark, Ricky and Rocky Bonomo.

We conduct 4 - 16 day camps for boys and girls of all ages. I invite you to learn more camp details and enroll on 

I highly recommend our 16-day Super Gold Camp for teens. The 2023 dates will be July 8-23.  Youth Camps will start Saturday, July 8 and 15. I invite you to mark your calendar now. 


Summer CAMP IN YOUR community

Contact me if you want to learn more about hosting a clinic or summer commuter camp with me in your community.  I travel for clinics across the nation.   

Let me know if you want to learn about hosting a clinic in your community at your school or club.

Ken Chertow's Gold Medal Training Camp System

"Hard Work Makes Dreams Come True!"

I have personally designed the Gold Medal Camp System so that you will learn and retain as much as possible. My Gold Medal Camp is very organized. Through a carefully planned sequence of instruction, unique drills, and review sessions, you will learn the techniques necessary to become a champion.

Wrestlers travel from across the nation to attend our 2-week Super Gold Medal Training Camp. This intensive learning and training camp is the best in the nation.

We also have outstanding facilities. We learn, train, eat and sleep in the spacious Blair Convention Center and connected Courtyard by Marriott Hotel in Altoona, PA.

We also have wrestlers and families utilize hotel rooms at the nearby Altoona Grand Hotel, Hampton Inn and other hotels,

Check out the SUMMER CAMP section to learn 2023 summer camp details. Mark your calendar now for July 8-23, 2023 and make plans to attend.  


We invite you to join us for summer camp 2023!!!

We learn, train, and eat at the spacious at the Blair County Convention Center.  Wrestlers will sleep at the attached Courtyard by Marriott, Holiday Inn Express across the street, and other nearby hotels.

We provide small group, personalized instruction with 4-day to multi-week options for boys and girls of all skills and ages. We welcome both INDIVIDUALS and TEAMS.

Our multi-week intensive learning and training Super Gold Camp is July 8-23.  We also have one-week Gold Medal Training Camp options and 4-8 day options for dedicated youth ages 6-12.

2023 Summer Camp Registration is opening after Thanksgiving. Link will be below.

You can visit our summer camp section NOW for dates, prices and all of the camp details.

Pure Nutrition & Wellness


Wrestling DVDs & Books

Do you want to improve your wrestling skills and learn techniques that will stick with you and help you excel on the mats and in life? Then we welcome you in Ken Chertow's Gold Medal Training Camp System. We offer wrestling camps for youth and teen boys and girls available.  Ken Chertow is a  U.S. Olympic wrestler with over 20 years of very successful coaching experience, and he has personally designed the Gold Medal Training Camp System to teach wrestlers of all ages the expert techniques needed to succeed and excel. The camps are specifically designed for wrestlers to learn and retain as much as possible.

Coach Chertow started coaching youth wrestling camps for boys and girls over 25 years ago, competed in the Olympics and graduated from Penn State.  Ken spent 5 years coaching at Ohio State and Penn State and since then Coach Chertow has devoted most of his time to conducting wrestling camps for boys and girls, including very successful summer camps for wrestlers of all ages and smaller Weekend Warrior Camps during the school year for those interested in developing their wrestling skills. His Gold Medal Training Camp System has produced proven results and helped thousands of wrestlers over the years.

When you sign up for one of the youth or teen wrestling camps for boys and girls offered, you will learn the techniques you will need to become a champion at your specific level. Ken personally teaches at all of his camps providing  small group, personalized instruction.  Coach Chertow has made a  commitment to running the most efficient and productive wrestling camp system in the world. Whether you want to improve your leg attacks, 5 point moves, tilts, legs, or scoring from the bottom, you can do it with the help of Coach Chertow.

Also, be sure to check out the nutritional supplements, Instructional DVDs, books and wrestling gear offered by Ken Chertow Wrestling.

Do you think you have what it takes to become a champion one day? Contact Coach Chertow at or 814-883-1193 to learn more.  You will be glad you did!


Ken Chertow Wrestling Camp  

Blair Conference Center

1 Convention Center Dr

Altoona, PA 16602