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ULTIMATE SHOWDOWN
OPEN, NOVICE AND FIRST YEAR
TOURNAMENT

The Ultimate Showdown is back and being held in one of the strongest wrestling areas in Pennsylvania !  The battle for the BTC Belt and Super Trophy will be held on Saturday, 1/13 followed by a one day dual event on Sunday, 1/14! For more information on the duals please click HERE  

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Address: 

All American Field House

1 Racquet Lane

Monroeville, PA  15146

When: 

Saturday, January 13, 2024 - Open

(**Girls K-8 Duals also on Saturday January 13, 2024**)

Doors open at 7:30AM

  • Session 1 - 9:30 AM start

    • All Novice divisions

    • 6U Open and 10U Open​

  • Session 2 - 1:30 PM start

    • All First Year Divisions

    • 8U Open and 12U Open

Registration:

  • Cost is $40 online by Friday, 12/29/23, at 11:59pm

  • Cost is $50 online from 12/30/23 to 1/12/24 at 11:00am

  • Double bracket available for $30 - handled at the scales (not online) to receive discount

  • Walk-in registration available on day of tournament for $60

 


 

 

 

Age & Divisions:

  • Age as of 12/31/23 at midnight

  • Grade as of 2023-24 School Year

  • Novice – Must be in 2nd year of wrestling or less to qualify - NO STATE MEDALISTS

  • First Year Only – Must have less than one year of experience (no competition experience prior to 6/1/23)

  • Open Age Divisions – 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U

  • Novice Divisions – 6U, 8U, & 10U

  • First Year Only – 5U, 7U, 9U

Weight Classes:

 Open (+1 lb allowance)

  • 6U - 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 70, 80 (Session 1)

  • 8U – 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 75, 85, 95, 110 (Session 2)

  • 10U – 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105, 120, 150 (Session 1)

  • 12U – 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 115, 125, 135, 145, 160, 200 (Session 2)

 Novice (+1 lb allowance)

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

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

  • 10U – 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105, 120, 150 (Session 1)

 First Year (+1 lb allowance)

  • 5U – 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 70, 80 (Session 2)

  • 7U – 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 75, 85, 100 (Session 2)

  • 9U – 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 85, 95, 110 (Session 2)

 

 

Weigh-ins:

  • Early Weigh-ins (optional):  Friday, January 12th , 5:15 pm to 7:00 pm ($20 per wrestler)

    • PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE PRIOR TO 5:00 PM!!!​​

    • We are offering the earlier weigh in times to accommodate those attending the Pitt vs Oklahoma State match in Pittsburgh

  • Regular Weigh-ins: Saturday January 13th

    • For Session 1 – 7:30 am to 8:30 am

    • For Session 2 – 11:30 pm to 12:30 pm

ANY CHANGES TO AGE DIVISION, WEIGHT CLASS, NAME OR TEAM NAME CAN BE ADDRESSED AT THE SCALES

ONLY ONE WEIGH-IN NECESSARY!

IF YOU ARE ALSO WRESTLING IN THE DUALS ON SUNDAY 1/14, WEIGHTS FOR THE OPEN TOURNAMENT WILL BE HONORED.

Match Length:

  • OPEN 6U & 8U - 1:00 periods

  • OPEN 10U & 12U – 1:30 periods

  • 1st Year & Novice – 1:00 periods

  • 10 point tech fall

Awards:

  • OPEN DIVISION CHAMPIONS RECEIVE BTC CHAMPION BELT!!

  • Novice Champions Receive Super Trophy!!

  • 1st Year Champions Receive Large Trophy!!

  • Medals for 2nd thru 4th Place for all divisions

  • Team Awards for Top 3 Teams 

Admission:

$15 for adult

$5 for students

5 & under free

*No bleachers - bag/camp chairs encouraged

 

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.

 

Any questions please email breakthechainswrestling@gmail.com

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