JAN 9: WINTER CHALLENGE

CANCELLED

ENTRY DEADLINE

On-line Entries must be received and paid-in-full by Friday, January 7, 2022 at 11:59 PM.  Walk-in entries accepted at weigh-ins.

WEIGHT CLASS CHANGES

Weight class changes can be made through Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 9:00 PM for no additional charge by e-mailing btcwrestlingusa@gmail.com.  Please note the tournament, the wrestler's full name, and the age/weight class you wish to move to.  Your weight class change is not official until you receive a confirmation e-mail from the Tournament Director via btcwrestlingusa@gmail.com.  Weight changes after January 5th can be made at the scale for a fee of $20 (Cash Only)

ENTRY FEE

·    Early-Bird On-line Registration by 12/31, 11:59PM $35

·    On-line Registration from 1/1 to 1/7 $45

·    Walk-in Registration on 1/9 $50

·    Second bracket in a double-bracket entry is $30*

*Wrestler may double-bracket but can only register for one bracket in a single session

SPLIT-START TIMES & WEIGH-INS

All weigh-ins will be conducted at the Lewisburg YMCA on the day of the tournament - Sunday, January 9, 2022.  If wrestling in multiple sessions, you only need to weigh-in for your first session.​

SESSION I: WRESTLING STARTS AT 9AM
WEIGH-INS & WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS FROM 7-8:30AM

NOVICE: 6U, 12U

OPEN: 8U, 12U 

SESSION II: WRESTLING STARTS AT 12PM
WEIGH-INS & WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS FROM 7-8:30AM OR 10-11AM

NOVICE: 8U, 10U
OPEN: 10U, 15U
 

WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED:
  • Single Bracket Entry: $50

  • Second Bracket Entry: $30

  • Weight Changes @ Scale permitted - Fee is $20
     

LOCATION

LEWISBURG YMCA located at 120 Hardwood Dr, Lewisburg, PA 17837

HOTEL

BTC has partnered with the Fairfield Inn & Suites - Lewisburg for the Winter Challenge.  A special group rate of $119/per night (+ tax) is available using the link below:

Fairfield Inn & Suites

70 Hardwood Dr

Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

CLICK HERE TO MAKE A RESERVATION 

Be sure to reserve using this link before December 29th at 5pm to take advantage of the special group rate!!

​​​SPECTATORS

Unlimited spectators permitted to attend.  All spectators must adhere to current state and county COVID-19 protocols including face coverings and social distancing if in effect.  Bag Chairs recommended.  

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  • General Admission - $10

  • Students K-12 $5

  • Ages 5 & Under - Free

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AGE DIVISIONS, WEIGHT CLASSES & PERIOD LENGTHS

Age as of 12/31/2021.  One pound (1lb) weight allowance for 6U, 8U, 10U and 12U divisions.  Two pound (2lb) weight allowance in 15U division.  

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Open division is for wrestlers of all experience levels.  The Novice division is for wrestlers who are competing in their first or second season.  Novice-eligible wrestlers may choose to compete in the Open division if preferred, and can also double-bracket in the Novice & Open divisions.  

NOVICE
  • 6U (Age 6 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION I
    ​35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 65, 85 ​(+1)

     

  • 8U (Age 8 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION II
    45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 75, 90, 110 ​(+1)

  • 10U (Age 10 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION II
    55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105, 120, 150​ (+1)

  • 12U (Age 12 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION I

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

OPEN
  • 8U (Age 8 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION I

45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 75, 90, 110 ​(+1)

  • 10U (Age 10 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION II

55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105, 120, 150​ (+1)

  • 12U (Age 12 or under) - 1-Minute Periods - SESSION I

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

  • 15U (Age 15 or under & NO VARSITY EXP) 1:15 Minute Periods - SESSION II

75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 122, 130, 138, 145, 155, 165, 185, 210, 250​ (+2)

​RULES
  • Open to male and female wrestlers. 

  • Brackets will be double-elimination or round-robin depending on number of entries.

  • Tournament director reserves the right to combine weight classes if needed.

  • Headgear is optional; however highly recommended. 

  • All wrestlers must make weight in a competition singlet.

  • Birth certificates must be available if requested via age challenge. 

  • College out-of-bounds.  

  • Modified scholastic rules used for all divisions.  Referee decisions final. Absolutely no arguing with referees or abuse of referees will be tolerated. 

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AWARDS

Championship RING for 1st Place.  Medals for 2nd through 4th Place.  TEAM AWARDS for the Top 3 Teams! ​

​​SPECTATORS

Unlimited spectators permitted to attend.  All spectators must adhere to current state and county COVID-19 protocols including face coverings and social distancing if in effect.  Bag Chairs recommended.  

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  • General Admission - $10

  • Students K-6 $5

  • Ages 5 & Under - Free

AGE PROTESTS

Age Protest fee is $50, and must be directed to the Tournament Director. All age protests must be made before protested wrestler's second match. Birth certificate must be available for all wrestlers in case of a protest.  Remember, tournament age is as-of 12/31/2021.  However old the wrestler is on December 31, 2021 is the wrestler's age.  

REFUND POLICY

Refunds should be requested via e-mail to btcwrestlingusa@gmail.com prior to January 2, 2022.  Refunds will be issued on a case-by-case basis, typically for injury or illness only.  The refund amount will equal the registration fee minus a $10 processing fee.  The processing fee covers the transaction costs charged by our vendors associated with receiving your registration and issuing the refund.  Refund requests submitted after January 1, 2022 will not be approved in any case.  Refunds will be issued within 30 days of approval.