Online Ticket Sales will begin Friday February 18th after 5pm.
Virginia State Folkstyle Championships
Saturday and Sunday, February 26-27, 2022
THIS IS A VIRGINIA RESIDENT ONLY EVENT
This event will be streamed live on TrackWrestling's Trackcast site. Pass the word to family members who will not be there and want to see the action live
REGISTRATIONS CLOSE THURSDAY 11pm FEBRUARY 24th FOR ALL DIVISIONS
IMPORTANT REGISTRATION AND WEIGH-IN INFORMATION
- ALL WEIGH INS ARE ON SITE ONLY AND SCRATCH WEIGHT.
- THERE IS NO FEE FOR A WEIGHT CHANGE THE NIGHT BEFORE WRESTLING
- $50 FEE FOR ANY WEIGHT CHANGE WHEN WAITING UNTIL THE DAY OF THE EVENT FOR LAST MINUTE WEIGH INS.
- NO FRIDAY WEIGH INS FOR SUNDAY WRESTLING
- ENTRY FEE BY IS $40 IF REGISTERED AND PAID BY FEBRUARY 18TH AT NOON. REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE.
- ENTRY FEE IS $50 FEBRUARY 19TH NOON TO THURSDAY FEBRUARY 24 BY 11PM
- WRESTLERS MUST BE REGISTERED AND PAID BY MONDAY FEBRUARY 21 AT NOON TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SEPARATION/SEEDING BY THE COMMITTEE. IN THE EVENT A PRE-SEEDED WRESTLER CHANGES WEIGHTS HE/SHE MAY NO LONGER BE SEEDED IN THE NEW WEIGHT DEPENDING ON THE SITUATION.
- PLEASE HAVE YOUR SINGLET ON UNDER YOUR CLOTHES BEFORE ENTERING THE BUILDING FOR WEIGH INS.
- SCRATCH WEIGHT ONLY FOR EVERYONE
11- WRESTLERS MAY GO UP AN AGE GROUP BUT NO DOUBLE BRACKETING. EXPERIENCED WRESTLERS BORN AFTER 2015 ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE 2014-15 AGE GROUP. NO SPECIAL GROUPING OR CONSIDERATION IS GIVEN TO WRESTLERS NOT IN THE AGE GROUP.
LATE REGISTRATION $75 ON FRIDAY WEIGH INS FOR SATURDAY WRESTLING AND SATURDAY WEIGH INS FOR SUNDAY WRESTLING.
Location: Meadow Event Park in the Farm Bureau Building, 13191 Dawn Blvd, Doswell, VA 23047, Lawn Chairs allowed; No food and drink allowed from the outside.
Divisions: By USAW Birth year.
Tournament Director: Jack Harcourt, 757-435-3876; firstname.lastname@example.org
Kids Director: Matt Keel, 540-303-1280; email@example.com
Cadet Director - Mark Fontana, (201) 233-3460; firstname.lastname@example.org
Women’s Director – Sara Bahoura, 650-773-8294; email@example.com
Secretary of Operations - Bill Grubbs, 757-207-1518; firstname.lastname@example.org
Individual Entry Fee: $50 Paid Online. Unpaid entries will be withdrawn at 11pm Thursday 2/24.
Adult-$15.00 day, $25 for a 2 Day pass , Student $5 day, non school age free . $5 more at the door. Online Ticket Line here
At the Door : USAW Wrestling At The Door:Leader/Coaches with 2021-22 USAW Card $10 good for both days purchased at the door only. Required for coaching on the mat.
Register online with Trackwrestling
Wrestling gear & apparel will be sold onsite by Blue Chip Wrestling along with Virginia Men’s and Women’s Wrestling Gear
COACHES must present a 2021-22 USAW Coaches Card required for a floor pass to coach mat side. REMINDER: Online background checks are required every 2 years and a completed background check is required BEFORE you can purchase a current USAW Coach Card. Background checks may take UP TO 2 WEEKS to process, so do NOT delay. No one is allowed in the coaching area without a current USAW Membership, coaching or volunteer. NO coaching on the mat without a Wrestling Leader Card.
COMPETITORS must have a 2021-22 USAW Athlete Card available at Weigh-ins if requested. Proof of AGE may be required on site if questioned.
HEAD GEAR AND MOUTHGUARD FOR BRACES ARE REQUIRED
To purchase or print a USAW Card or complete the required background check, go to http://www.usawmembership.com.
Awards: Medals 1st-6th Place for individuals, Banners will be awarded to the top 3 teams in each boys division and top 2 in each Girls division.
Thursday February 24
11:00pm: Deadline for registration
Friday February 25
5-8:00 pm : Weigh Ins (WEIGHT CHANGES CAN BE MADE AT WEIGH-INS, WITH NO FEE) for anyone wrestling Saturday which is All Girls K-5, 6-8, HS and boys (Born 2012-15). Girls K-5 and 6-8 will be Madison weights.
No Friday weigh ins for Sunday wrestling.
ALL WEIGH INS ARE ON SITE ONLY AND SCRATCH WEIGHT. PLEASE HAVE YOUR SINGLET ON UNDER YOUR CLOTHES BEFORE ENTERING THE BUILDING FOR WEIGH INS.
Saturday February 26
7:30-8 am - Building Opens for late weigh ins for Saturday morning only, All Girls K-5, 6-8, HS and boys (Born 2012-13) (Born 2014-15)
9:00 am - Wrestling Begins
Sunday February 27
7:30-8 am - Building Opens for Wrestlers, Last minute weigh in for wrestlers (Born 2008-09)
9:00 am - Wrestling Begins
DUE TO THE LACK OF REGIONAL AND HIGH LEVEL EVENTS IN WRESTLING, SEPARATION OF QUALITY WRESTLERS AND CLUBS WILL BE OBTAINED AS BEST AS POSSIBLE. A COMMITTEE WILL BE MADE UP OF CLUB LEADERS FROM THROUGHOUT THE STATE. WRESTLERS MUST BE REGISTERED AND PAID BY MONDAY FEBRUARY 21 AT NOON TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SEPARATION/SEEDING BY THE COMMITTEE. IN THE EVENT A PRE-SEEDED WRESTLER CHANGES WEIGHTS HE/SHE IS WILL NO LONGER BE SEEDED IN THE NEW WEIGHT.