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Despite getting injured, I had a great time and met some great people. Hope to see everyone in Montreal!
I would like to thank all wrestlers for their outstanding sportsmanship during the free and Greco matches making this event a huge success. Take care , Mike Chapman WR
Is the wrestling room at GMU available to get a little drilling in?
I WILL HAVE THE SCALE AVALIABLE SUNDAY 06/28 AT THE GMU FIELDHOUSE BEFORE THE FREESTYLE WEIGH-INS FROM 10:00 UNTIL 2:00 TO CHECK YOUR WEIGHT.
FREESTYLE WEIGH IN WILL BEGIN AT 5:15PM AND CLOSE AT 6:30PM SUNDAY 06/28 AT THE FIELDHOUSE//BRING YOUR WPFG CREDS WITH YOU
WRESTLING WEIGH IN'S
I WILL HAVE THE SCALE AVALIABLE ON SUNDAY AT 10AM UNTIL 2PM TO CHECK YOUR WEIGHT.
REMEMBER THE FREESTYLE WEIGH-IN IS AT 5PM SUNDAY//CLOSES AT 6:30PM ++ MUST BRING YOUR WPGF CREDS TO WEIGH-IN++
BEST REGARDS, MIKE CHAPMAN SC WRESTLING
Anyone else staying in the dorms? I am at the President's Park dorms. It is about a 1/2 mile walk to the fieldhouse. We can walk over as a group Monday/Tuesday morning. Unless everyone is too serious to potentially see an opponent prior to competition, lol. I was thinking about heading over at about 7:45a each morning. Gives about an hour to get a locker, get settled and warm up.
Welcome to the group James
Is there going to be any get together after the events so we can exchange info, hang out? Or are we just going to battle and walking away, lol? This will be a cool thing for me to be a part of, and i'd like to remember my Law enforcement brothers and firefighters from around the world who are competing. Thanks! Can't wait!
WRESTLERS, If you did not receive an email from me today, you did not provide a valid email address. Please send me you email information so I can keep you informed with the WRESTLING UPDATES. thank you
MIKE Wrestling Coordinator.
WHAT IF I DO NOT MAKE WEIGHT? In all weight-class sports, competitors will weigh-in before their events. At this time, competitors will be bracketed according to their actual weight at the Weigh-In. (In sports where the rules dictate, although in the final analysis this rule applies, a competitor must attempt to "make weight” during the Weigh-In process.)
When brackets are completed, competition will be held and medals awarded. In cases where there is only 1 competitor in a weight class, the...WHAT IF I DO NOT MAKE WEIGHT? In all weight-class sports, competitors will weigh-in before their events. At this time, competitors will be bracketed according to their actual weight at the Weigh-In. (In sports where the rules dictate, although in the final analysis this rule applies, a competitor must attempt to "make weight” during the Weigh-In process.)
When brackets are completed, competition will be held and medals awarded. In cases where there is only 1 competitor in a weight class, the competitor may remain in that weight-class and be guaranteed a Gold medal. Alternately, the competitor may elect to move into a heavier weight-class (never lighter than qualified for) that has 1 or more competitors and compete in that weight-class if the Sport Coordinator approves and can accommodate the change.
In Boxing, Wrestling and Submission Grappling, a competitor may move up only 1 weight class. Show more
does anyone know how to change the weight class that you registered for? or can it be done the day of weight ins
The Freestyle Weigh-in and Medical check is Sunday 06/28, day before the Freestyle event. The Greco Weigh-in and Medical Check is Monday 06/29, day before the Greco event. BOTH Medical and Weigh-in begin at 515pm and end at 6 pm. Freestyle event starts Monday 6/29 at 0900am //Greco event starts Tuesday 6/30 t 0900am
Is there a tentative breakdown of participants by age and weight class for each style?
So is there no more sunday morning weigh ins? Im competing in submission grappling sunday and was hoping to weigh in early,
ATHLETES - Just a quick reminder that WPFG Medical Release Forms for Wrestling, Boxing and all Martial Arts are due to the WPFG Federation via FAX by Friday, May 15 at 858-571-01641 OR it must be brought with you and presented at the Fairfax 2015 Accreditation Center in order to complete your Registration. Here is a link to the formset : goo.gl/fVkpzE
Hey guys, be sure to get registered ASAP as the Wrestling will be closing in the next few weeks. I will be sending out a letter to all registered Wrestlers with details about the Wrestling events soon. Thank you,
Mike Chapman **Sports Coordinator for Wrestling**
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CreatedTuesday, 15 March 2011
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