RIWA 2014-15 Tentative Tournament Schedule

Date

Host club, location

Ages

Entry fee, Notes

December 7, 2014

CLCF Takedown tournament
Cranston West H.S.
Cranston, RI

6-15

$15.43

December 14, 2014

North Providence tournament
TBD (Birchwood M.S.)
North Providence

6-15

$15.43

December 21, 2014

Open

December 28, 2014

Open

January 4, 2015

Warren Wrestling Club
Kickemuit M.S.
Warren, RI

6-15

$15.43
Click here for the tournament flyer.

January 11

Middletown Wrestling Club
Gaudet M.S.
Middletown, RI

6-15

$15.43

January 18

Westerly
Westerly H.S.
Westerly, RI

6-15

$15.43

January 25

Open

January 31, (Saturday)

Warwick PAL
Bishop Hendricken H.S.
Warwick, RI

6-15

$15.43
Click here for the tournament flyer.

February 8

South County
South Kingstown H.S.
South Kingstown, RI

6-15

$20.58

February 15

Coventry
Coventry H.S.
Coventry, RI

6-15

$20.58

February 22

Johnston
Johnston H.S.
Johnston, RI 

6-15

$15.43

March 1

Open

March 8

Rhode Island Kid's Championship
TBD (West Warwick Civic Center Field House)
West Warwick, RI

Bantam, Intermediate, Novice and Middle School (6th, 7th, 8th grades)

Entry fee $20.58
See notes below for details.

Weigh in times:
For Club tournaments: 6 to 10 year olds (7:30 - 8:30 am) 11-18 year olds (10:30 - 11:30 am)
For RI State tournament: 6 to 10 year olds (7:30 - 8:30 am) 11-18 year olds (10:30 - 11:30 am)

Weigh-in Procedure - For Club Tournaments: Madison weights (weight groups determined by registration weight) apply. For the State Tournament: Bantam will use madison weights. Intermediate, Novice and Middle School must make weight for the weight class you pre-registered for. You will not be allowed to bump up a weight class. If you don't make weight, you will be scratched from the tournament.

RI Kid's State Championship eligibility rule: Wrestlers must live in RI. Wrestlers must have competed in at least 50% of the RIWA tournaments to be eligible for the RI Kid's State Championship. Exceptions to Middle School, High School and Independent Wrestlers who wrestle for their schools; they must attend at least two tournaments. No late registrations at this event.
Weight classes follow the official USA Wrestling age and weight classes (http://www.themat.com/forms/Weights.pdf). Note that our Middle School Division is the USA Schoolboy Division modified to allow 8th grade Middle School participation.

Split Tournament Times:
6-7-8 year olds and 9-10 year olds will wrestle from 9:00 - 12:00 noon.
11-12 year olds, middle school and high school wrestlers will wrestle from 12:00 noon to 3:00pm

Pre-Registration and entry fee:
You must pre-register for all RIWA tournaments by going http://www.TrackWrestling.com the day before the tournament. Registration closes at 5PM
Entry fee must be paid on-line during the registration process. Bring the pre-registration receipt for proof. Late registration will be permitted only after payment of a $10 administrative fee.

Age Groups:
(6-7-8) (9-10) (11-12) (13-14, 15 with proof currently in 8th grade) (15-16) (17-18). Your age group is determined by the age you will be on your birthday in 2014.

Headgear Rule:
All wrestlers at any USA Wrestling event must wear headgear.

OUT OF STATE TEAMS AND WRESTLERS ARE WELCOME AT ANY RIWA TOURNAMENT EXCEPT FOR OUR STATE TOURNAMENT
USA Wrestling cards are required for all participants at all RIWA Tournaments. Cards expire each year on August 31st. Membership Cards can only be purchased online at http://www.TheMat.com . Coaches must have a valid 2014 USAWrestling Coaches Card to be on any mat.

RIWA Multi Wrestler Family Discount: RIWA has instituted a Multi Wrestler Family discount. 1. All wrestlers must be related and living in the same household. 2. A printed copy of the registration receipt along with valid USA Wrestling Cards must be presented to the designated official during the tournament between the hours of 11am and 12pm. Inquire at the door for further instructions. 3. Upon verification the designated RIWA representative will reimburse the family in accordance with the following fee schedule:
Cost per wrestler for a multi wrestling family:

$15 registration fee tournament

$20 registration fee tournament

1st wrestler $15

1st wrestler$20

2nd wrestler $11

2nd wrestler$15

3 or more $8 per additional wrestler

3 or more $8 per additional wrestler

A family of 3 would cost $34

A Family of 3 would cost $43

A Family of 4 would cost $42

A Family of 4 would cost $51


RIWA has standardized spectator entry fees to RIWA tournaments.
$3 for 18 and older, Under 18 is free.

For additional information contact any one of the Club Directors or RIWA State Officers. Their name and phone numbers along with directions to each tournament can be found on our web site at: http://RIwrestling.com.

NOTE: Any HS wrestler is eligible to compete in any RIWA Tournament during your HS wrestling season to include the Freshman, JV, or State Championship, provided he/she has a USAWrestling card. This is a rule approved by the RIIL.

 

Address any questions to: ViceChairman@RIwrestling.com

Date: As of 15 February 2014

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