April 5-7, 2024

NUWAY Nationals

NUWAY Nationals

April 5-7, 2024 ⋅ Grand Rapids, MI

 

 

 

 

General Info

Date: April 5-7, 2024

Venue: DeVos Place

Address: 303 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Competitions Offered: Wrestling, Youth MMA

Format: Individuals, Duals

Spectator Passes:

Corner Passes:

  1. Multi Day $50 
  2. Single Day $30

Adult GA:

  1. Single Day $25
  2. Multi Day $40

Student Ga

  1. Multi Day $30
  2. Single Day :$15
Purchase Spectator Passes

Individual Tournament

Open Folkstyle 

Custom Belts for Champions
Agon Piece 2-8th
All-American Certificates for top 8

Freestyle/Greco

Agon Piece for top 4
All-American Certificates for top 4

Rookie/Novice

Agon Piece for top 4

 

IMPORTANT:

  • Age is determined by the competitors age on 12/31/23
  • Competitors are not locked into a pre-determined or pre-qualified weight class. Competitors can move up or down at the scales for entry based on wrestlers actual weight at the scales.
  • All States Welcome – No Memberships Required to Coach or Compete
  • There is a .9 weight allowance
  • Wrestlers must wear singlet or athletic shorts to weigh-in.
  •  One weigh-in is acceptable for all divisions and tournament participation. The lowest weight made is the accepted weight.

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COMPETITION PRICES AND DISCOUNTS

PRICING

  • Folkstyle: $60
  • Freestyle: $25
  • Greco: $25
  • Rookie $30
  • Novice $30
  • Wrestling Team Duals $650
 

 

Divisions and Weights

Individual Open Divisions

Rookie and Novice Follow the 6U,8U,10U and 12U weight classes

Freestyle Follow the 8U,10U,12U,15U, High School (Boys and Girls) weight classes

Greco Follow the 10U,12U,15U, and High School (Boys and Girls) weight classes

Age GroupWeight ClassesPeriod Lengths
6 and Under37, 40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 55, 58, 64, 72, HWT60,60,60
7 and Under40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 55, 58, 61, 64, 72, 78, HWT60,60,60
8 and Under46, 49, 52, 55, 58, 61, 64, 67, 72, 78, 82, 87, 92, 97, HWT60,60,60
9 and Under52,55,58,61,64,67,72,78,82,87,92,97,107, HWT60,60,60
10 and Under58,61,64,67,72,78,82,87,92,97,107,117,130, HWT60,60,60
11 and Under64,67,72,78,82,87,92,97,102,110,120,130,140,HWT60,60,60
12 and Under70,75,80,85,90,95,100,105,110,117,125,135,150,HWT90,90,90
13 and Under80,85,90,95,105,110,115,120,125,135,145,155,190,HWT90,90,90
15 and Under85,90,95,100,110,115,120,125,130,135,140,150,170,195,HWT90,90,90
High School108, 117, 125, 130, 138, 145, 155, 167, 180,195, 220, HWT90,90,90
Men's Open135,145,155,165,175,185,195,205,HWT90,90,90
Girls 8 and Under40, 43, 46, 52, 58, 65, 75, 85, HWT60,60,60
Girls 10 and Under45, 50, 55, 60, 68, 76, 86, 96, HWT60,60,60
Girls 12 and Under62, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 170, HWT90,90,90
Girls 15 and Under70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 170, HWT90,90,90
Girls High School70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 170, 200, HWT90,90,90

 

Dual Team Divisions
Age GroupWeight ClassesPeriod Lengths
8 and Under43, 46, 49, 52, 55, 58, 61, 64, 67, 72, 78, 82, 87, HWT60,60,60
10 and Under56, 61, 67, 72, 78, 84, 90, 97, 104,111,118, HWT60,60,60
12 and Under70,75,80,85,90,95,100,105,110,115,125,135,150,HWT60,60,60
15 and Under85, 90, 95,100, 105, 110, 115,125, 135,150,170,195, HWT90,90,90
High School108, 117, 125, 130, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170,180,195, 220, HWT90,90,90
Girls 15 and Under50,55,60,65,70,75,80,85,90,95,100,110,120,130,HWT90,90,90

Weigh-In Schedules

Friday Weigh-In Schedule

3:00-4:00PM

Fast Pass All Weekend Wrestlers Welcome $20


7:00-8:00PM

General Public Weigh-Ins

Saturday Weigh-In Schedule

3:00-4:00PM

$20.00 Sunday Duals Wrestlers Fast-Pass Weigh-In (Bring cash to scales)


6:00-7:00PM

General Weigh-In

WRESTLING SCHEDULE

Saturday Schedule

9:00AM

  • Folkstyle Individual: 6U, 8U, 10U,12U, 15U, HS Men’s Open, Girls 8U, Girls 10U, Girls 12U, Girls 15U, Girls HS
  • Rookie Individual: (1st year wrestlers ONLY)

3:00PM

  • Folkstyle Individual: 7U,9U,11U,13U
  • Freestyle Individual: 8U,10U,12U,15U,HS, Men’s Open
    Girls 8U, Girls 10U, Girls 12U, Girls 15U, Girls HS
  • Greco Individual: 10U, 12U,15U, Men’s Open
  • Novice Individual (1st-2nd year wrestlers ONLY)
Sunday Schedule

9:00AM

8 and Under Duals

10 and Under Duals

12 and Under Duals

15 and Under Duals

High School Duals

Girls 15 and Under Duals

 

 

 

 

 

Rules

Wrestling Rules

1. Age Based determined on age on December 31,2023
2. Headgear is optional, but encouraged. 
3. College out of bounds protocol.
4. Wrestlers with braces must have full mouth guard
5. Strict skin checks will be enforced, and anyone with questionable skin conditions must have National Federation Form completed to compete.
6. Traditional Dual Team scoring and traditional NUWAY time periods.
7. Rookie Division=is 1 year of wrestling ONLY (Rookies may participate in the Novice and Open division if desired)
8. Novice Division=1 or 2 years of wrestling ONLY (Novice may participate in the Novice and Open division if desired)
9. NUWAY competitors, coaches, and spectators must adhere to local and state Covid 19 guidelines. 
10. Dual Team coaches are responsible for the conduct of participating wrestlers and or parents.
11. Anyone is subject to removal from event for bad conduct.
12. Each Dual Team is responsible for providing a table worker that will follow all of your matches.
13. Any wrestlers discovered ineligible will be removed immediately
14. No refunds will be given within 72 hours before event.
15. Random Age Audits – All Coaches or Parents must have a Proof of Wrestlers Age at any time if Drawn By Tourney Managers. 

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1. GATHER YOUR TEAM’S INFORMATION

You need each player’s first and last name, DO, parent/guardian email address, and weight class (jersey number)

There is a column to include athlete email, but it is not required for upload or sumbission.

2. LOG IN TO FIND YOUR TEAM

Log in to your PlayerFirst accout to view and manage your TEAMS

When adding a roster for the first time, you will be promted to agree to the Community Code of Conduct.

3. ENTER YOUR ROSTER

Type in each player’s information, or import a CSV file. CSV TEMPLATE LINK

 

If you were a coach or team manager for your team in past events with us, you can quickly copy a previous roster.

4. SAVE ROSTER & EMAIL WAIVERS

After you entered and saved your roster PlayerFirst will send an email to all parents asking them to complete a waiver.

4 . MANGER YOUR ROSTER & WAIVER STATUS

You can manger waiver status, add players, and send reminders from your TEAM Page.

Coaches should also be added on this page and an onsite contact designated as the Head Coach. This will require the addition of a cell phone.

5. SUBMIT FINAL ROSTERS

Once you had added your coached and finialzed your roster and all players are eligible you will Submit Roster.
Only eligible players listed on the final roster submission will be allowed to participate in the event.

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