All wrestlers weighing in must be in the weigh-in area by the beginning of the posted weigh-in time and must remain in the area until he/she has weighed in. The weigh-in area is deemed to be seating sections 9-12 and/or the area under the bleachers on the west side of the FargoDome, which is where athletes stage for medical checks.
Any wrestler(s) who fails to comply will not be allowed to weigh in, thus will also not be allowed to compete.
FLOOR PASSES ARE REQUIRED FOR FLOOR ACCESS.
Coaches Passes will only be given to coaches approved by their State Chairman for the USMC/USAW Junior National Championship. They MUST also fulfill the requirements below.
All coaches that wish to gain access to the competition floor to coach athletes must have a current USA Wrestling Leader Membership Card. All USA Wrestling Leader Membership Cards MUST be attained prior to the event, due to mandatory background checking. For a Wrestling Leader Membership Card, please click HERE. PLEASE ALLOW UP TO 30 DAYS FOR COMPLETION OF USAW LEADER MEMBERSHIP/BACKGROUND CHECK PROCESS.
Floor passes will only be issued to those individuals with a current USAW Leader Membership Card, SafeSport, and are a minimum USAW NCEP Bronze certified. Two certified coaches maximum allowed in each competitor`s corner. To videotape any match at mat side, the operator must be one of the two certified coaches in the corner. NO COACHES ARE ENTITLED TO FREE ADMISSION FOR THIS EVENT, REGARDLESS OF THEIR USAW LEADER MEMBERSHIP STATUS.
Effective immediately at USA Wrestling Regional and National Championships, coaching credentials will only be issued to Wrestling Leader members at least 18 years of age who meet the appropriate NCEP certification requirement. Minors accompanying credentialed coaches will not be allowed on the competition floor.
In an effort to accommodate coaches at the USMC/USA Wrestling 16U/Junior National Championships, minors accompanying credentialed coaches will be allowed access to the head table area where they will be supervised by a Wrestling Leader member of USA Wrestling (individual has completed SafeSport training and completed mandatory criminal background screening). The credentialed coach is expected to return to the head table upon the conclusion of the match he/she is coaching to reunite with his/her child.
This accommodation is only in effect at the 2020 USMC/USA Wrestling 16U/Junior National Championships and may not be provided again.
We appreciate your assistance in maintaining a safe environment for all members of USA Wrestling.
The College Coaches Packet is $100
*Purchase of College Coaches Packet requires a current USA Wrestling Coach membership, Safe Sport, and presentation of University/College business card at time of purchase.
College Coach Packet includes:
Gate admission to all sessions of the entire tournament ($90 value)
Floor pass to access competition area.