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Eligibility & Membership

The 2019-2020 Membership Year begins September 1st, 2019 and goes through August 31, 2020. 

To purchase or renew your membership now, please visit www.USAWMembership.com


ATHLETE MEMBERSHIP

All athletes who meet age-group requirements and are current members of USA Wrestling are eligible to participate. Wrestlers must enter their USA Wrestling Membership number when they register online. Wrestlers that do not have valid USA Wrestling Membership numbers will not be allowed to register.
If you have lost or forgotten your membership number, please contact svest@usawrestling.org.

To renew your membership, please visit www.usawmembership.com, or contact your state director at www.themat.com.

Transgender Policy

USA Wrestling deems it necessary to ensure, insofar as possible, that transgender athletes are not excluded from the opportunity to participate in wrestling competitions. As such, USA Wrestling’s Gender Policy is based on the results and guidelines of the IOC actions.

Please read the transgender policy document in its entirety in order to understand the guidelines USA Wrestling follows in regards to transgender athletes competing at USA Wrestling events. 

 

 

COACH MEMBERSHIP

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

Coaches passes will be sold for $10 online or $15 at the door. You can buy your coaches pass online when you register your wrestler, as well as buy your family's admission passes.

Also, APS 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 APS, a team or club with ten (10) to fourteen (14) wrestlers will receive a $20 gift card to APS, a team or club with fifteen (15) to nineteen (19) wrestlers will receive a $30 gift card to APS, and so forth. The more you bring, the more you earn!


Want to become a USA Wrestling Copper or Bronze level certified coach? Please contact USA Wrestling's Manager of National Coaches Education Program, Mike Clayton, at mclayton@usawrestling.org.