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2018 Holiday Duals

19th Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals

The 2019 Event is a USAW Sanctioned.

Dec. 6-8, 2019, Virginia Beach Convention Center
**CONTACT Frank Lipoli 757-214-3192**


Buddy Lee

A Virginia native and retired US Marine, US Olympian Buddy Lee, has created a worldwide reputation with his incredible jump rope skills, innovative teaching methodology and world famous jump ropes. He has performed 6,000 shows in 60 countries. He is recognized as a leading author on jump rope training for the championship edge in all sports. 

His unique style of jumping was the key to his success in developing into one of the quickest, most explosive and highly conditioned wrestler in the world. Today Buddy’s patented jump ropes and training system are endorsed by top athletes and organizations around the world, and he has been selected as the jump rope subject matter expert for CrossFit, TRX, 9Round Fitness, US Olympic Teams, the US Government and soon UFC Gyms.

Buddy was voted Twice Best US Marine Athlete of the Year and was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame (Va chapter), Old Dominion University Sports Hall of Fame and the African American Hall of Fame.

Don’t miss his keynote speech - Sunday Morning Fellowship December 9th at 8:15 AM.

World renowned Pastor Joel Olstein’s film crew will document this event to be part of a series, featuring inspirational stories of people who have overcame adversity/learned to expand their vision to achieve success and help others. To air in Spring of 2019 on a national television network.

Logan Stieber will be at the Holiday Duals Saturday during the morning meeting wrestlers and signing autographs. Please welcome this USAW Olympic Team Member to the Greatest Dual Meet Event in the Country

2018-19 Team USA Ranking: No. 1 at 61 kg/134 lbs.
Years on Team USA: 4 (2013-14, 2016-19)
Residence: Columbus, Ohio
Club: Titan Mercury WC/Ohio RTC, College: Ohio State
High School: Monroeville (Ohio), Born: Jan. 24, 1991, Height: 5’5”

Safe Sport Membership Requirements

As of July 1st, all USA Wrestling member coaches and/or officials must complete SafeSport training.  This is mandated by the Federal Government to all USA National Governing Bodies. You must be certified as a Coach, Official or Event Volunteer to officiate, coach, work with or even do weigh ins. Anyone not certified can not be in the corner coaching nor approach a mat official.

For those who are in need of SafeSport training, below are the steps one can take to complete this.

·         Set up/log into account at (please note that if one has not been in USA Wrestling’s membership system since August 2017, they will need to set up an account)

·         Claim profile (this can be done using user’s USAW ID or first name, last name, state, and date of birth)

·         Access SafeSport training from profile or by clicking (please note that when asked for “membership number,” the user should enter his/her USAW ID

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