Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the club located?

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   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.

Can I stay and watch practice?

A: You’re welcome to stay and watch!