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U.S. Marine Corps to again serve as presenting sponsor for Junior & 16U Nationals in Fargo, N.D.

by U.S. Marine Corps and USA Wrestling

USA Wrestling is proud to announce the United States Marine Corps as presenting sponsors of this year’s Junior & 16U National Championships. The 2022 USA Wrestling Junior and 16U Nationals will be held at the FargoDome in Fargo, N.D., July 15-22, with competition in men’s freestyle, Greco-Roman, and women’s freestyle.

“The United States Marine Corps is proud to continue our partnership with USA Wrestling and its community of coaches and athletes. We are honored to extend our support to the wrestling coaches who help their student-athletes win battles every day, and look forward to forming invaluable relationships while at the 2022 USA Wrestling Junior and 16U National Championships in Fargo.”

“USA Wrestling is pleased to work with the United States Marine Corps in presenting the largest wrestling tournament on earth, the USMC Junior and 16U Nationals. With over 7,000 athletes and hundreds of coaches involved in this prestigious competition, the support and involvement of the U.S. Marines Corps is very important. The missions of our organization are closely aligned, and we are proud to partner with them once again,” said Rich Bender, USA Wrestling Executive Director.

The Marine Corps invites attending USA Wrestling coaches to visit the USMC Booth to learn more about the collective mission to inspire the fighting spirit in all young Americans and develop quality citizens.

To learn more about the resources the U.S. Marine Corps can provide our nation’s coaches, visit or email