Event VenueLegacy Event Center
Event DirectorJeffrey Newby
Weight at Kids Nationals
At Kids Nationals, provided a wrestler has qualified for Kids Nationals or been granted a waiver to compete, he/she may not compete lower than the lowest weight weighed in at any regional, minus one weight class.
Eligibility at Kids Nationals
In order to be eligible for Kids Nationals, one must compete in any regional or obtain a waiver to compete from his/her state chairperson
Registration Deadlines & Entry Fees:
Registration open January 1st, 2022.
PRE - Registration closes 05/02/2022 11:59 PM - $45 per style
Late Registration closes 05/11/2022 11:59 PM - $55 per style
Club Name or Weight Change Instructions:
1. Log back into usawmembership.com
2. Click “Manage” on the top.
3. Click “Event Registration”
4. Select the event you would like to update your weight class or club name.
In order to change club, the club must be listed as a primary club in the athlete’s profile. This will be found under affiliations.
USA Wrestling does not charge for adjusting weight classes, even at weigh-ins.
16U & JUNIOR Boys
Wrestlers from ANY STATE are eligible to compete in this event in these divisions.
Automatic qualifiers at the 51st Annual USA Wrestling Junior & 16U National Championships, will be granted to the top 4 at all USA Wrestling regionals (placement must be in the same age and style), and top 8 in the UWW U15 Nationals, UWW Cadet Nationals and UWW Junior Nationals (placement must be in same style).
Please reach out to your state chairperson on how to qualify for their state's 51st Annual USA Wrestling Junior & 16U National Championships (July 15-22, 2022) teams.