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Eligibility and Membership

USA WRESTLING ATHLETE MEMBERSHIP:

Athletes MUST present proof of current USA Wrestling Membership Card (actual card or photo copy) at registration AND weigh-ins. If you do not have a copy of your USA Wrestling Membership Card, please contact your State Membership Director prior to the event. USA Wrestling Athlete Membership Cards can be acquired from the State Chairperson or State Membership Director of the contestant's state of residence or online (click HERE). Secondary sports accident insurance is provided as a benefit of membership.

Also, USA Wrestling Athlete Membership can be purchased on-site. Cost is approximately $45 for a full year membership. These prices are also valid for any International Athletes (including Canadians) wishing to participate in the National Championships (excluding the Senior Divisions) event only.


USA WRESTLING LEADER MEMBERSHIP:

All coaches that wish to gain access to the competition floor to coach athletes must have a current USA Wrestling Leader Card. All USA Wrestling Leader Membership Cards MUST be attained prior to the event, due to mandatory background checking. For a USAW Leader Membership Card, please click HEREPLEASE ALLOW UP TO 30 DAYS FOR COMPLETION OF USAW LEADER MEMBERSHIP/BACKGROUND CHECK PROCESS.