Challenge for the Chain 2020

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, January 3rd:
 
11:59 am – Online registration closes
6-9:00 pm –  Weigh ins:   (all wrestlers get .9lbs allotment)
6-9:00 pm – Ticket booth opens  to prepurchase admission
6-9:00pm – Coaches passes can be purchases or picked up is purchased online 
 
***** ALL wrestlers need to have AAU Card in order to weigh in
*****Please have a copy of birth certificate available (will only check if age is challenged) 
*****Coaches will need to show Non-athletic AAU card in order to get a Coaches/Floor pass 
 
Saturday, January 4th:
 
6:00 am – Doors Open
6-6:30 am –  Weigh ins (30 min only)
7:00 am – Floor open for warm up time
8:30 am – All wrestlers report to weigh in area for Parade of Sates
8:30 am – All Coaches report to Coaches Band Purchase area for Coaches meeting
8:45 am – Parade of states starts
9:00 am – Wrestling begins.
 
Will wrestle at least two rounds, ALL 3 and 4 Round Robins, ALL Girl Brackets
 
Sunday, January 5th:
 
7:00 am – Doors Open
7:30 am – Floor Opens for warm ups
8:00 am – Wrestling Starts
11:00 am – Awards area opens for awards for completed brackets
 

REGISTRATION

• Must be registered by Friday, January 3rd, 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.

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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).

ACCOMODATIONS

COMFORT INN & SUITES

Room Rate: from $85

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..

 

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS RALSTON ARENA

Room Rate: $109

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

Contact Winter Nationals

Dan Vacha

Tournament Director

402-578-5252