Adidas Wrestling Nationals
Silverstein Eye Centers Arena, Independence, MO
April 5-7, 2019
Registration and Weigh-ins for Grades 9-12:
Friday, April 5, 2019 – 7:00-8:00 pm
(Clinic TBA 8:00-9:00 pm)
Registration and Weigh-ins for Grades K-8:
Saturday, April 6, 2019 – 7:00-7:30 pm
(Clinic TBA 7:30-8:30 pm)
Note: Registration and weigh-ins are separated by grade. The Adidas Nationals is an event where Kindergarten through twelfth graders can compete against their own grade level, in their weight class, to stake their claim as the best in the country in folkstyle wrestling. Kindergarten age wrestlers can wrestle in the 1st grade division. Grades K-8 will compete using the Madison weight system for each grade.
- One Wrestler from each Division in each weight class in each grade will be crowned National Champion.
- The top 8 place finishers from each division in each weight class will receive awards and adidas All-American Certificates.
- Top 2 wrestlers in each weight class will receive a FREE custom designed adidas singlet to wear for the finals. There will be team awards for the top 3 teams in Grade K-8 and the top three teams in Grades 9-12.
- The format will be a traditional bracket system tournament. Each wrestler is guaranteed a minimum of two matches. There will be NO seeding – Blind draw – Weight classes with 5 or less wrestlers will be Round Robin Format.
- Challenge Matches for wrestlers who lose their first 2 matches, to insure extra matches.
- FREE CLINICS PLUS FREE EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS FOR PARENTS, PARTICIPANTS, AND FANS.
- It is the responsibility of the coach/parent/wrestler to check with your state rules committee regarding eligibility rules when participating in a National High School folkstyle tournament. Adidas does NOT claim this to be a National High School Championship event or require wrestler’s to compete in a pre-qualifying event.