A: We operate out of Avon, Indiana. Most practices occur at Avon High School, 7575 E 150 S, Avon, 46123. Enter through door 31.
How much does it cost to participate?
A: Club membership is $100 for wrestlers in pre-K through 6th grade and $75 for wrestlers in 7th or 8th grade. All wrestlers must also purchase a USA Wrestling card at www.usawmembership.com. Other fees may include the purchase of wrestling shoes, headgear, mouthpiece, and any tournament registration fees.
At what age can my child start wrestling in AWC?
A: Wrestlers must turn 5 years old in the calendar year.
How do I sign my child up for AWC?
A: We have an evening for registration (usually the first Thursday in November); however, a child can be signed up at any regularly scheduled practice throughout the season.
How often are practices held?
A: Our Black group (pre-K through 3rd grade) meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 – 7:00pm. The Gold group (4th – 8th grade) meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:15 – 8:30pm. Wrestlers interested in wrestling in dual meets (generally Gold group wrestlers) also attend practice on Fridays from 6:00 – 7:30pm.
What gear does my child need to participate?
A: Wrestling shoes are required for practice. Wrestlers are required to wear headgear and a mouthpiece for competitions; however, these items are NOT required for practice. Wrestlers typically practice in athletic shorts and a t-shirt. Singlets will be loaned to wrestlers who choose to participate in tournaments/competitions.
Does my wrestler have to attend competitions?
A: Competitions are optional; however, we do encourage participation as any exposure to the sport will help your wrestler improve.