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Please hold and Click the Link below to Register
1) Using the link above create a USA Wrestling FREE Account
2)Create a profile for your wrestler(s)
3) You might need to log back out and use the link on the GNWC.org website and it will take you directly to the tournament registration page
LOCATION/DATE Saturday December 28th, 2019
Colonial Elementary School, 230 Flourtown Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
SPLIT SESSION – NOVICE: 8 AM Sharp! – -GIRLS: 8 AM SHARP – - OPEN: 12 PM Sharp!
If you would like to sign up for more than one session DOUBLE BRACKETING IS PERMITTED
CHECK IN: NOVICE: Wrestlers must arrive and check in by 7:00am, any wrestler not checked in by 7:30 will be deleted without a refund. Wrestling will start promptly @ 8:00am
GIRLS: Wrestlers must arrive and check in by 7:00am, any wrestler not checked in by 7:30 will be deleted without a refund. Wrestling will start promptly @ 8:00am
OPEN: 9am – 11am
WEIGH IN: NOVICE, GIRLS, and OPEN: Weigh-Ins will be done on an honor system with coach’s certification.
ICWL Coaches – we can use weights from league weigh-in if roster has been submitted. Non-ICWL Coaches – please email your wrestlers’ verified weights to GNWCtitans@gmail.com by end of day Thursday, December 26th, 2019.
ENTRY FEE $25
FORMAT: NOVICE: Round Robin – GIRLS: Round Robin – OPEN: Round Robin
Silent Format (wrestlers will be wrestling on the same mat the entire day)
AWARDS: Custom Hammers for Champions!, Medals for 2nd – 4th place
TEAM TROPHIES FOR TOP FOUR TEAMS OVERALL!!
ADMISSION: Coaches/adults $5.00, Students $2.00, Children under 5 (and participating wrestlers) are Free
NOVICE CLASSIFICATION: For this tournament, NOVICE is any wrestler who has not placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in an open tournament. Any wrestler who has placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in an open tournament is not eligible to participate in Novice. Wrestlers with more than 2yrs experience wrestle in the Open division
AGE EFFECTIVE DATE: A wrestler’s age group classification is determined by his/her age on December 31, 2019.
EXAMPLE: A wrestler’s 9th birthday is 1/1/2020. That wrestler competes in the 8U division.
AGE DIVISIONS: Pee Wee (6U Novice Only) – born 2013 and later Midget (10U) – born 2009 & 2010
Bantam (8U) – born 2011 & 2012 Junior (12U Open Only) – born 2007 & 2008
Intermediate (14U Open only) – born 2005 & 2006
GIRLS ONLY Division 10U and 14U (as of Dec. 31, 2019)
RULES National Federation and PIAA rules will govern all matches except as follows:
All bouts will consist of three 1 minute periods. Overtime to be 1 minute sudden death followed by one (1) 30 second ride-out period.
Mouth Guards are recommended for participants with braces.
WEIGHT CLASSES: Novice: Exact weight will be used for Madison-style Brackets. Girls: Exact weight will be used for Madison-style Brackets. * Open:* Exact weight will be used for Madison-style Brackets.
We reserve the right to combine/divide brackets based on the number of registration received per age/weight class.
AGE CHALLENGE RULE: Challenger and Challenged must provide proof of age. Bring A copy of the wrestler’s Birth certificate.
The document GNWC.pdf was attached to this post.
Unfortunately the Titans Team Store is no longer open however select merchandise will be available at home meets.
Please note singlets are not sale at home meets. If you need singlet and did not order one please let you Group Head Coach know as quickly as possible.