National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Welcome to the Minnesota Chapter

Your Minnesota Chapter is working year round to honor those who have dedicated their lives to wrestling.


Lifetime Service To Wrestling

Given in recognition of years of dedication to the development of leadership and citizenship in the youth through the sport of wrestling.

Outstanding American

Given to former wrestlers who are highly successful and use the disciplines learned in wrestling in their profession.

Medal of Courage

Is presented to a wrestler or former wrestler who has overcome what appear to be insurmountable challenges.

Minnesota Chapter Board of Directors

Spencer Yohe – President   320-766-1934

Mike Bredeck – VP Nominations

Scot Davis –  VP Programs

Al Olsen – VP Finance & Development

Ron Ackeman – Web Site Maintenance and Silent Auctions

Don Dravis – Secretary

Steve Ricard- Treasurer

Board Members –  Noel Bailey, Matt Clark, Bob Dettmer, George Graff, Mike Niemczyk



Annual Chapter Meeting

The Annual Minnesota Chapter Meeting will be held on Sat. August  17 and 18, 2018

The 2018 Mn Chapter of the NWHOF will hold its annual board meeting at Hook Lake, at Ron Malcom’s cabin at Park Rapids, MN.  Agenda will be the selection of inductees for 2019 and competitive sport contests.