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Holiday Duals

2021 Schedule

Thursday December 9- Check in and Weigh Ins - SCHEDULE BELOW TENTATIVE
11:30 Building Opens
1-3pm Check In and Early weigh ins- (Team must have a minimum of 7 Rooms booked to qualify)
4pm Only Coaches Meeting
5-7pm General Check In and weigh ins for teams not in the early weigh in. Any athlete who is on a team and missed the early weigh in will go to the mat that their team was assigned to.
4pm Coaches Meeting- Packet and Pass pick up - Upstairs in Convention Center
 
Friday December 10
7:30am Building opens
9am Wrestling begins on 36 mats
Rounds Preliminary and Final Placement Pools 9am,11am,1pm, 3pm, 5pm 
(rounds can be ahead if wrestling permits)
Ending about 6-7pm
 
Saturday December 11
7:30am Building opens
9am Wrestling begins on 36 mats
Placement Pool Rounds 9am, 11am,1pm, 3pm, 5pm Ending by 7pm
Team Awards at the completion of each Pool in each Division
 

Weigh ins and Registration by Teams:

1-3pm Check In and Early weigh ins-  Team must meet the requirements to take advantage of the early weigh ins. To qualify your team must have booked a minimum of 21 room nights for each team weighing in.  ( xample 5 rooms 1 night, 8 rooms 2nd night , 8 rooms 3rd night=total 21 room nights) Multiple teams can not combine rooms.
4pm-ONLY COACHES MEETING
5-7pm General Check In and weigh ins  - For teams not in the early weigh in. Any athlete who is on a team and missed the early weigh in will go directly to the scale assigned to the team for the day. Signs will be posted
 

Official Elementary Weights K-6 (no 7th grade,) 3 - 90 sec periods

48, 52, 56, 60, 64, 68, 72, 76, 80, 84, 88, 92, 96, 100, 110, 130 PLUS 1lb weight allowance

Official Middle School Weights  6-8 grades (no 9th grade) 3 - 90 sec periods
 
72, 76, 80, 84, 88, 92, 96, 100, 105, 110, 115, 120, 130, 140, 160, 210 PLUS 1lb weight allowance 

20th Anniversary Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals

The 2021 Event is a USAW Sanctioned

Dec. 9-11, 2021, Virginia Beach Convention Center
Oceanfront Hotels 5 Minutes from the Convention Center
 
**CONTACT Frank Lipoli flipoli12@gmail.com 757-214-3192**
 
What do the Coaches Say?
***I’ve been to just about every Major Tournament in the country for youth Wrestling. The Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals year in and year out is the toughest in the United States. You are guaranteed 10
Grueling Matches. Coach Harold Zinkin, Team California
 
***Jr. Terps compete in 4000 matches each season. The Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals is the most competitive and best run administered each Season.
 
Kyle Snyder the current NCAA, World and Olympic Champion wrestled as an 8th grader on our team, his only loss that season was at the Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals.
 
At the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Championships 5
National Champions and 4 National Runner-up’s
Wrestled in the Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals as Middle School wrestlers
 Coach Ron Plienis, Maryland Jr. Terps