Challenge for the Chain

WEIGH-INS

RALSTON ARENA

FRIDAY (JAN 4TH)

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

SATURDAY (JAN 5TH)

6:00 am to 7:00 am (1 hour only)

WRESTLING SCHEDULE

SATURDAY (JAN 5TH)

9:00 Coaches meeting
9:30 Wrestling starts

Will wrestle all girls brackets, Round Robins, and at least two rounds of rest of brackets.

SUNDAY (JAN 6TH)

9:00 Wrestling Continues

Awards immediately following Each Bracket Completion

REGISTRATION

• Must be registered by Friday, January 4th 2019 @ Noon
• Late registration = add’l $20 if tournament limit not met
• Final cutoff at the end of weigh-ins or 1200 wrestlers.
• FREE weight class bump up or down.

ADMISSION

• Adults $12/day or $20/weekend.
• Coaches Pass $35/wknd includes admission & floor pass.
• Head coach only admissions to hospitality room.
• One (1) free coaches pass per 8 wrestlers.

• Individual Entry Fee: $45 (Must be paid on line on TrackWrestling.com) 

• T-shirt and Stocking cap (beenie) given to all wrestlers.

• All athletes must have a current AAU Card and birth certidcate at weigh-ins.

• Chains for Champions of each weight class

• Trophies for 2nd and 3rd place in each weight class

• Medals for the top 6 places in each weight class

• Team Awards Presented

• Awards immediately after completion of bracket

TEAM AWARDS

• Class A: 18 or More (Score only the top 18)

• Class B: 13-17 Wrestlers (Score only the top 13)

• Class C: 8-12 Wrestlers (Score only the top 8)

BECOME A 2x CHAMPION

Learn more at FargoRumble.com

2 X Champion

ACCOMODATIONS

COMFORT INN & SUITES

Room Rate: $84

Parking: FREE
Address:

7007 Grover Street,
Omaha, NE 68106
Phone: (402)934-4900

• Ask for Winter Nationals room rate

• Only 6 blocks from Ralston Arena..

• Offers larger sized rooms with more beds (best for Teams bring more kids than coaches)

• Will open a FREE, FULL, MADE-TO-ORDER HOT BREAKFAST early in order to take advantage of when leaving early..

HOTEL RL

Room Rate: $89

Parking: FREE
Address:

3321 S. 72nd Street
Omaha, NE 68124
Phone: (402) 393-3950

• Ask for Winter Nationals room rate

• Less than 1 mile from Ralston Arena

• Includes 2 CoCo Key Water Park passes!

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS

Room Rate: $114

Parking: FREE
Address:

7306 Q Street
Omaha, NE 68127
Phone: (402)991-0084

• Complimentary Breakfast Buffet

• Complimentary WiFi

• Onsite Laundry Facility

• Six restaurants within walking distance from the hotel.

• Indoor Pool with hot tub

• Fully equipped fitness center

Hilton Garden

Room Rate: $86

Parking: FREE
Address:

1005 Dodge Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68102
Phone: (402) 341-4400

• Rate includes ‘made-to-order’ breakfast

• Ask for Winter Nationals room rate

• Renovated downtown Omaha hotel with complimentary airport shuttle

• Heated indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness center

• The Garden Grille & Bar restaurant

Hampton Inn

Room Rate: $99

Parking: FREE
Address:

1212 Cuming Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68102

• Free hot breakfast every morning

• Complimentary WiFi

• Onsite Laundry Facility

• Many restaurants within walking distance from the hotel.

• Indoor Heated Pool with hot tub

• Fully equipped fitness center

STANDARD AAU DIVISIONS

ALL WRESTLERS GET A .9 (Nine Tenths) POUND SCALE ALLOTMENT

DIVISION AGE WEIGHT CLASSES
Tots 6 & Under 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 & HWT (75 lb Max)
Bantam 7 & 8 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 90 & HWT (125 lb Max)
Midget 9 & 10

50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 103, 112, 120, 130, &

HWT (175 lb Max)

Novice 11 & 12

60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 120, 130, 140 &

HWT (205 lb Max)

School Boy/Girl
No High School wrestlers
13-15

70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 115, 120, 125, 130, 140, 150,

160, 180 & HWT (260 lb Max)

Heavyweights weights (HWT) will be split if needed to insure no more than 18% is exceeded.

Age as of tournament date.

GIRLS DIVISION WILL FOLLOW AAU BOYS – All girls will be block bracketing (no set weight groups).

Contact Winter Nationals

Dan Vacha

Tournament Director

402-578-5252