The Rumble in the Arena is ONLY for athletes in grades 3-8. Parents and coaches will have the unique opportunity to provide hands on coaching during their athletes matches. Match length will be 1 minute, 15 second coaching break, 1 minute, 15 second coaching break, and 1 final minute of wrestling. Use your 15 seconds coaching breaks wisely and try to correct the mistakes or take advantage and exploit your opponent’s weakness while capitalizing on your athlete’s strength. Do this successfully and you win the match. End in a tie, you go to sudden death, 1st score win and winner takes it all. Every athlete will be rewarded for their participation. Champions receive a 1st place trophy, handmade wooden bracket and champions bandana. All other placewinners receive medals.
The tournament also has an added bonus, bring your best 5 athletes and see if you have what it takes to win the 3rd Annual Rumble in the Arena Team Title. The top 3 teams will receive a trophy in addition to a special prize to the #1 Team in addition to a MONETARY PRIZE! This is a great incentive to fundraise for your team!
ENTRY FEE – $35.00- Monetary Prize and Trophy for 1st ($300), 2nd ($150) and 3rd ($75) place teams! Register at the tournament for the team competition- Get your teams together to win money for your team and bring home a giant trophy!
The tournament will focus primarily on Folkstyle wrestling. Good luck to all competitors, "May the odds be ever in your favor".
Tournament Director Joe Williams