RHODE ISLAND WRESTLING ASSOCIATION (RIWA)
RIWA is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization dedicated to
the promotion of wrestling at all levels throughout the state of
Rhode Island, and providing opportunities for safe competition with
maximum exposure to various styles of wrestling. RIWA and its member
clubs are USA Wrestling sanctioned organizations.
Click here to view the 2014 revised RIWA
By-Laws, or RIWA
tournament guidelines. Click here to view the
RIWA meeting minutes archive.
- The RIWA will accept final
nominations for 2016-17 Board Officers at our next meeting on
Monday October 24th at the East Providence Yacht Club, 9 Pier Rd.
- RIWA Officials training will be
conducted in November at Mayo Quanchi. Officials must attend the
training. Contact Bob
Soares for more information. Training
material is now posted here. Officials should review often.
- Coaches must have a current USAW
membership and at least a Copper certification to be allowed on
the mat during competition. Contact Rick
Francis for more
- All tournament registrations must
be completed on-line (http://www.TrackWrestling.com). Note that you must already have or create a
TrackWrestling account and add wrestlers to your TrackWrestling
invoice. The USA Wrestling ID and TW numbers are not the same.
- RIWA Paperless scoring system
continues to improve. To learn how it works; review guide, or the score table tutorial,
to keep in mind when scoring.
- All RIWA athletes must submit
completed medical information to their club representative. Click
here for the
- View USA Wrestling's story
featuring Misty. A "Go Fund Me" page for Misty Lourenco can be
found at http://www.gofundme.com/Misty-Lourenco-Fund.
- The International Olympic Committee
voted to keep wrestling in the 2020 Olympics. Thanks for your
support! Find out more, on the Keep
Wrestling in the Olympics web site or
- Know the signs of concussion, and
what to do (read
the RIIL booklet).
- Title IX still impacts college
sports. Click here to follow the latest Title IX news.
RIWA National Team: Northeast Regionals; Schenectady N.Y.
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Address any questions to: email@example.com
Date: As of 17 October 2016