Bronze 2020 / Events / Other

Cholitta Wrestlers of Bolivia

  • Prizes
    Bronze in Events/Other
  • Company
    Donna Todd Photography
  • Photographer
    Donna Todd

The women of Bolivia experienced one of the highest rates of domestic violence rates in the world. A group of women banded together to arm themselves with the skills to fight back and formed an all female group of wrestlers, at first to fight their husbands back and their own violent games the woman developed wrestling as a sport and hold weekly competitions.