By Kyle Klingman
NWHOF Dan Gable Museum
Dan Gable will go “On the Mat” this Wednesday, Jan. 8.
“On the Mat” is a presentation of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. The show can be heard live on the Internet at 1650thefan.com or locally in Northeast Iowa each Wednesday from 5:00 to 6:00 PM Central on AM 1650, The Fan.
Gable is the namesake of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. He coached the University of Iowa to 15 NCAA wrestling championships in 21 seasons (1977-1997). In 1972, Gable won an Olympic gold medal in freestyle wrestling at 149.5 pounds without surrendering a point.