The most prominent Viking Wrestling prize in Norway is Norges Glima Mesterskap, the Løse-tak (Loose-Grip) Norwegian Glima Championship, organized by the Norwegian Glima Association.
The 2018 Norwegian Glima Championship will be held on Saturday 15th December at Kolbotn Wrestling Centre.
This sport glima championship comes from the ancient traditional folk wrestling from Norway and Scandinavia, which can be traced back to the Viking Age.
Apart from dominating glima competitions at Viking Festivals, students of the Academy have won several Norwegian Glima Championships, Junior Norwegian Glima Championships, and Open Glima Championships.
Academy students are training hard towards the 2018 championship.