Josh Schamberger talks Iowa landing the 2018 UWW World Cup

Yesterday, Iowa City made national wrestling headlines when it was announced by UWW and USA Wrestling that Carver-Hawkeye Arena will host the 2018 World Cup. Josh Schamberger, who is the President of the Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, was instrumental in the process of Iowa City landing the bid. Schamberger’s efforts have also played a key role in Carver serving as the U.S Olympic Team Trials in both 2012 and 2016.

Listen below to Schamberger on how the deal came together and the plans going forward: