Athletes must be present in a COMPETITION SINGLET and must submit to a skin disease screening prior to weigh-in. The chief medical officer has full authority without appeal in determining the eligibility of an athlete to compete.
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All athletes must be present at the BEGINNING of weigh-ins. Athletes competing in both styles will only weigh-in once for both events. This is contingent on the athlete actively competing in the first of the two styles wrestling styles scheduled. Athletes competing in one style must weigh in at the official weigh-in for that style.
Each Athlete will be allowed two consecutive attempts to make weight and may not leave the weigh-in area. All wrestlers must be dressed in a COMPETITION SINGLET for weigh-ins and no weight allowance is given for the singlet.
In the event of injury or illness, no contestant will be permitted to continue the competition without approval of the Chief Medical Officer, whose decision is final and not subject to appeal.
& Weigh-in Procedures:
1. Wrestlers must pick up their weigh in card and
proceed to the weigh-in line. A current
USAW card needs to be shown at check-in.
Wrestlers should be in line at the beginning of weigh-ins.
Wrestlers should only have a competition singlet on when entering the weigh-in
area. They must submit to a skin disease
screening prior to weigh-in. The chief
medical officer has full authority without appeal in determining the
eligibility of an athlete to compete. Parents/coaches
cannot accompany the wrestlers. They will
not be allowed to carry additional clothing or anything other than the weigh-in
card with them during weigh-ins.
Weigh-in cards must be left in the weigh-in area. Do NOT leave the weigh-in area with your