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 nominations
for all 2016-17 Board Officers at our next meeting on Monday
September 26th at the East Providence Yacht Club, 9 Pier Rd. at
7PM. If you are interested, plan to attend the meeting. The Vice
Chair, and Secretary positions will be vacant and we need help.
Drance is you have any
- 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.
- Donations in memory of Rico
Lomastro may be made on the RIWA facebook page or click
here to donate now.
- Former RIWA Wrestler and 4 time RI
State Champ Mikey Meyers passed away on Christmas. Please consider
helping his family with your prayers and through the Go Fund Me
- 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 12 July 2016