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TAKEDOWNS ‘TIL SUNDOWN

SUNDAY, JUNE 11TH

 

COVERED PAVILION – TOURNAMENT IS ON, RAIN OR SHINE

LIVE MUSIC – OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES – BARBEQUE CONCESSION

LOCATION

  • The Pittsburgh Shriners Center, 1877 Shriners Way, Cheswick, PA 15024

  • Venue details (see below)

  • Start time for all divisions is 12:00 PM

REGISTRATION FEES AND DEADLINES

  • $40 per wrestler  until Friday, June 9th at 10:00pm

  • $30 for double bracket (must be in different age group) - handled on site at weigh-ins

  • $50 for Walk-in registration at weigh-ins

  • Weight changes at the scale for no additional cost

  • Limited to the first 400 paid registrations

  • ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 10:00PM ON FRIDAY, JUNE 9TH

AGE & DIVISIONS

  • Age as of 12/31/22 

  • Grade as of 2022-23 school year

  • Novice - 6U, 8U, 10U - must be in 2nd year of wrestling or less to qualify

  • Open Age Divisions - 8U, 10U, 12U, Junior High (Grades 7, 8, 9 - no varsity experience), High School (Grades 9-12)

  • Girls - K-3rd Grade, 4th-6th Grade, Junior High (Grades 7, 8, 9 - no varsity experience), High School (Grades 9-12)

  • Senior - Graduated 2022 or earlier

Divisions & Weight Classes (Folkstyle)

NOVICE:

  • 6U NOVICE - 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 70, 80 (+1 lb)

  • 8U NOVICE - 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 85, 95, 110 (+1 lb)

  • 10U NOVICE - 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105, 120, 160 (+1 lb)

OPEN:

  • 6U – 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 70, 80 (+1 lb)

  • 8U – 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 85, 95, 110 (+1 lb)

  • 10U – 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 120, 160 (+1 lb)

  • 12U – 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 115, 125, 135, 145, 160, 200​ (+1 lb)

  • JUNIOR HIGH – 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 122, 130, 138, 145, 155, 165, 185, 210 , 250(+2 lbs)

  • HIGH SCHOOL – 106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, 285 (+3 lbs)

  • SENIOR - 125, 133, 141, 149, 157, 165, 174, 184, 197, 285 (+4 lbs)

GIRLS

  • K-3rd GRADE - 40, 45, 52, 60, 85 (+1 lb)

  • 4th-6th GRADE - 52, 58, 64, 72, 80, 92, 101, 112, 125, 145 (+1 lb)

  • GIRLS JUNIOR HIGH - 75, 83, 92, 100, 106, 112, 118, 124, 130, 136, 142, 148, 155, 170, 190, 235 (+2 lbs)

  • GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL - 100, 106, 112, 118, 124, 130, 136, 142, 148, 155, 170, 190, 235 (+ 3 lbs)

 

PERIODS

  • 6U, 8U & GIRLS K-3RD GRADE: 1:00, 1:00, 1:00

  • 10U, 12U & GIRLS 4TH-6TH GRADE: 1:15, 1:15, 1:15

  • JUNIOR HIGH: 1:30, 1:30, 1:30

  • HIGH SCHOOL: 2:00, 1:30, 1:30

  • ALL DIVISIONS WILL HAVE MODIFIED OVERTIME WITH A 1 MINUTE AND 30 SECOND RIDEOUT

 

START TIME FOR ALL DIVISIONS

  • 12:00 PM

 

WEIGH-INS

  • SATURDAY WEIGH-INS

    • Please see list of sites below for Saturday 6/10 satellite weigh-ins. (no cost for early weigh-ins).   NO WALK-INS ACCEPTED ON SATURDAY.  WALK-INS ONLY ON SUNDAY AT THE PAVILION.

    • If interested in hosting a satellite weigh-in, please email us at breakthechainswrestling@gmail.com

SATELLITE WEIGH-IN LOCATIONS FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 10TH (NO WALK-INS)

Phoenix Wrestling Club

103 Moosehill Rd

Millsboro, PA  15348

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

contact Randy Mort (724-231-4606) with any questions regarding this weigh-in

Donahue Wrestling Academy

4259 Portage St NW

North Canton, OH  44720

8:00 AM-9:30 AM

contact Jeremy  Smith (330-771-0338) with any questions regarding this weigh-in

Alpha Athletics/Alpha Wrestling Club

811 Boyd Ave, Bldg 2

Pittsburgh, PA  15238

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

contact Gordan Bieber (412-848-4609) with any questions regarding this weigh-in

  • REGULAR WEIGH-INS, SUNDAY, JUNE 11TH (on-site at the Pavilion - WALK-INS ACCEPTED)

    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

AWARDS

  • Custom Medals for top 3 Place Finishers

  • Awards for top 3 Teams

 

ADMISSION

  • General Admission - $10

  • Student - $5

  • 5 & under are Free

 

VENUE DETAILS

  • The Pittsburgh Shriners Center Pavilion is a great outdoor facility! 

  • We encourage families to bring bag chairs, canopy pop up tents, and any other outdoor supplies for making it an enjoyable experience.  No alcoholic beverages!

Acoustic live performances!

John Petrarca 11:00am - 1:00pm

Gary Prisby - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

www.garyprisby.com

Derek Beattie - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

 

  • The facility has plenty of outdoor space for everyone to enjoy with a large field, playground area, and volleyball court.

  • The pavilion is a large facility with enough room to accommodate the tournament and spectators.

  • The pavilion is also supplied with:

    • Restrooms

    • Concession area

    • Stage for head table and live band

  • In the event of inclement weather, the facility has canvas tarps that unroll between the cement pillars to close in the pavilion.

 

RULES

  • Headgear optional

  • College Out of Bounds

  • Singlet not required at weigh-ins

  • Modified scholastic rules used for all divisions.

  • Tournament will be double elimination or round robin

  • Tournament Director reserves the right to combine weight classes upon need.

  • All officials’ decisions are final

  • No video reviews

  • Any disrespectful conduct towards wrestlers, adults, staff, or officials will not be tolerated and can result in removal from the tournament

NO REFUNDS WITHIN 48 HOURS OF TOURNAMENT

CHALLENGES

  • Anyone wishing to challenge the age or experience level of a wrestler must present physical proof prior to or during the tournament.

  • Any wrestler found wrestling in a division that they are not eligible for, by age or experience level, will be removed from the tournament.

  • Final decision is left to the discretion of the Tournament Director.

Please contact breakthechainswrestling@gmail.com with any questions

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