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    How To Qualify for Schoolboy/Cadet/Junior USAW Freestyle/Greco National Events

    Schoolboy, Cadet, and Junior age groups each have a National Freestyle Duals Event, a National Greco Duals Event, an Individual Freestyle Nationals Tournament and an Individual Greco Nationals Tournament.  Qualification criteria differs depending upon the event.

    For information about the how to make the Schoolboy team, click here

    To find out how to make the Cadet national team, visit this link

    Get information by clicking here on how to make the Junior national team.

    Information about the Kids division is available here.

    Coaches Bronze Certification

    The USA Wrestling Bronze Certification is a comprehensive coaching education program for coaches, parents and volunteers who are committed to expanding their knowledge in the art and science of our sport. Bronze Certification is the first of a three-part advanced coaching education program followed by Silver and Gold Certifications.

    Click here for information or to sign up for the course. 

    Important note: Bronze certification is required to coach on the floor at many of USA Wrestling's national events. 

    2017 World medalists to host free wrestling clinic in Detroit

    08/30/2017, 8:30pm EDT
    By USA Wrestling

    DETROIT, MI – USA Wrestling is inviting wrestlers and coaches to a free wrestling clinic led by the 2017 World Medalists – including the 2017 World champion men’s freestyle team and the 2017 World runner up women’s freestyle team.

    The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9 at Cobo Center in Detroit. Lunch will be provided for all clinic participants after the clinic is over.

    Wrestlers in high school and younger, along with coaches are encouraged to attend.

    Registration begins at 9 a.m.

    Wrestlers who do not have a USA Wrestling membership card will be granted a one-day license.

    You can register online here.

    The first 500 registered participants will be guaranteed a spot so sign up today! 

    Following the clinic, we have a special opportunity for high school coaches to attend the Victory Tour event that evening where our medalists will receive their World Championships stipend from the Living the Dream Medal Fund! For information on how coaches can attend for FREE, contact Jack Clark at the US Wrestling Foundation at

    Click here for more information about the Victory Tour.

    132 lbs. Junior Freestyle Nationals champion Ian Parker of Michigan. Photo: John Sachs,
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