2011 Little Giant Wrestling Camp  

Legendary University of Iowa Head Wrestling Coach Tom Brands taught at the camp on Tuesday. Brands earned a gold medal for the US at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. He has also earned gold medals a the 1993 World Freestyle Championships, the 1994 and 1995 World Cup events, and the 1995 Pan American Games. He captured four US Nationals titles from 1993-1996, eventually claiming the 1993 USA Wrestling Athlete of the Year, 1993 John Smith Outstanding Freestyle Wresler, and 1993 Amateur Wrestling News Man of the Year awards. Brand took over as the Hawkeye's head coach in 2007 after serving 12 seasons as an assistant and two years as the head coach at Virginia Tech. He led Iowa to NCAA team titles in 2008, 2009, and 2010. 

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