What the VACW Has Done for Wrestling

What we’ve done so far …
Since its creation in 1999 the VIRGINIA Challenge has enhanced wrestling at all levels by fulfilling our Mission of creating, promoting and underwriting wrestling in Virginia. The VIRGINIA Challenge is very proud that in we have helped Virginia wrestling in the following ways.
Wrestling Scholarships to Old Dominion University Gold Sponsor Deep Creek Holiday Tournament Sponsorship National Wrestling Hall of Fame Computer provider for Mat Talk On Line & Website Sponsor
VAC National Challenge Duals
Regional Challenge Duals
North American Beach Wrestling Championships
National Family Technique & Training Camp
Summer Sizzler Island Tournament
Wrestle-Fest National Age Group Tournament
Provided over $500 Scholarships each to 5 State College Wrestling programs in 2015
Provided $7500 Scholarships to 3 State College Wrestling programs in 2016
Provided over $16,000 to 6 college wrestling programs 2017
Golf Tournament Sponsorship of over $1,000 for VAWA and ODU 2016
Sponsored Hospitality room in each of the 4A, 5A, 6A Regions 2017
Assisted in sponsorship to VA wrestlers to International events
2017 Became the Named Partner of the Shark Tank Wrestling Club, Virginia Beach
2017 Provided a Full Mat for the SOVA Wrestling League
2017 Became new named sponsor to the Virginia Chapter of the National Hall of Fame $4,000
Equipment Donations to:
              Norfolk Academy Invitational 2015,2016,
              VHSL 5A, 6A States 2016, 2017,
              Colin Baker Tournament-Great Bridge 2011-16
              VHSL 4A, 5A, 6A Regions – 2016, 2017
              VISAA State Championships -2017
              Central Virginia Invitational – 2016
Provided financial assistance to the VAWA Freestyle Officials at the VAWA State Event 2017
Provided Free Wrestling Camp Attendance ot 22 VACW Championship Series participants 2017
Sponsorship Donation to Virginia Women’s Wrestling 2016 and 2017
2017 Corporate Sponsor of the  USAW University National Freestyle Duals
Sponsored Virginia wrestlers to: Regional Olympic Trials Deaf Nationals USA Cadet & Junior. Nationals USA Kids Nationals AAU Junior Olympic Games AAU Middle School Nationals AAU Middle School National Duals Ohio All Star Wrestling Team
USA Wrestling Olympic Trials, 2017 USAW Schoolgirl World Team
Sponsored Teams and Coaches to: AAU Middle School Nationals Duals USA Middle School Nationals Duals NWCA Scholastic Challenge Duals USA Mason Dixon Duals Sent mat officials to: Middle School Nationals Duals Reno Tournament of Champions Created Middle School Nationals Created Middle School States Championship
Created AAA vs A-AA Challenge Match Sponsored 114 Outstanding Awards to Norfolk Sports Club Granby Kick off Classic Hosted Cliff Keen Dream Team Classic USA vs Virginia Dream Team 1999.