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.
- PCWC to host summer tournament
series in July and August. Tournaments are scheduled for Saturday
July 18 and 25 open to all ages. Sunday July 26th will be for
girls/woman of all ages. All will be folkstyle held at the
Salvation Army 386 Broad Street Providence, RI 02907. Register at
http://www.eventbrite.com/o/pcwc-knights-providence-county-wrestling-club-8226000733 or contact Eugene
Monteiro for details or call (401)
- Northeast Summer National Wrestling
Festival July 6-11. Go to www.anchorbayproductions.com for details.
- RWU Hawk Wrestling Camp July 16-19.
Go to hawkwrestlingclub.weebly.com for details.
- The 2015-16 tentative
schedule is available now.
- Thank you to everyone who
participated in the "Walk for Misty Lourenco". Misty is the RIWA
Chairperson and is battling cancer. The event is helping to assits
her family with mounting medical costs. For more information or to
make a donation, go to http://www.gofundme.com/Misty-Lourenco-Fund. View USA Wrestling's story
- RIWA team competed at the Cape Cod
Duals in July (picture below).
- Coaches must have a current USAW
membership and at least a Copper certification to be allowed on
the mat during competition.
- 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.
- RIWA Officials training now posted
here. Officials should review often.
- All RIWA athletes must submit
completed medical information to their club representative. Click
here for the form.
- 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.
1st Place: Mayo Quanchi; 2nd Place;
Warwick PAL; 3rd Place: RISE; 4th Place: Middletown
Highlights from the 2014 Battle on the Beach held June
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Address any questions to: email@example.com
Date: As of 1 July 2015