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Coaching

The 2018-2019 Membership Year begins September 1st, 2018 and goes through August 31st, 2019.

COACHES PASSES (WRIST BANDS) ARE REQUIRED FOR FLOOR ACCESS. 

All coaches that wish to gain access to the competition floor to coach athletes must have a USAW Leader Membership Card. This MUST be attained prior to the event, due to mandatory background checks and SafeSport certification.  For a Leader Membership Card, please click HERE. To videotape any match at mat side, the operator must be one of the two certified coaches in the corner. PLEASE ALLOW UP TO 30 DAYS FOR COMPLETION OF USAW LEADER MEMBERSHIP/BACKGROUND CHECK PROCESS.

SafeSport Certification link click HERE

Coaches Passes Online - $10
Coaches Passes at the door - $15

Please note that Coaches Passes include admission to the event. You do not need both a coaches pass and an admission ticket, simply one or the other.

In order to obtain your coaches pass onsite, you must present your USAW Leader card and valid ID. No Exceptions! 


Coaches Reward Program

Athlete Performance Solutions is proud to bring back the Coaches Rewards program. A team or club with five (5) to nine (9) wrestlers will receive a $10 gift card to Athlete Performance Solutions, a team or club with ten (10) to fourteen (14) wrestlers will receive a $20 gift card to Athlete Performance Solutions, a team or club with fifteen (15) to nineteen (19) wrestlers will receive a $30 gift card to Athlete Performance Solutions, and so forth. The more you bring, the more you earn!
 

Bronze Certification

Bronze Certification is NOT required for Tour of America events, but is required for many USA Wrestling Regional and National events. 

Want to become a USA Wrestling Bronze level certified coach? Please contact USA Wrestling's Manager of National Coaches Education Program, Mike Clayton, at mclayton@usawrestling.org or click the link at the bottom of this page for online course certification.