Folkstyle Tour of America stops in Castle Rock, Colo., for King of the Mountain this weekend

By Tiffany Clark USA Wrestling | Dec. 04, 2013, 2:53 p.m. (ET)
The third annual King of the Mountain tournament will be held at the Douglas County Events Center in Castle Rock, Colo., on December 6-7.

This is the second event in the 2013-2014 Folkstyle Tour of America Series. After a sell-out at the Bigfoot Battle in Spokane, Wash., USA Wrestling is looking forward to a large turn-out this weekend.

All wrestlers will weigh-in on Friday. True Beginner Bantam and True Beginner Intermediate divisions will compete on Friday evening. All other divisions will compete on Saturday and are eligible for satellite weigh-ins on Friday (see list under Weigh-ins/Medical here). 

This event offers the following divisions:
Bantam (2006-2007)
Intermediate (2004-2005)
Novice (2002-2003)
Middle School (1999-2001 plus currently enrolled in grades 6-8)

True Beginner divisions are available in the Bantam, Intermediate, and Novice age groups for wrestlers with less than two years of experience.

The detailed event schedule is available here: 
http://usawevents.sportngin.com/page/show/974508-king-of-the-mountain

The top six (6) place winners in the regular divisions will receive a trophy. All wrestlers in the True Beginner brackets will receive a medal. USA Wrestling does not charge for adjusting weight classes, even at weigh-ins, so sign up now to guarantee your spot in the event. The event will be capped at 900 participants.

Registration is available here: 

http://www.trackwrestling.com/tw/registration/BasicPreReg1.jsp?tournamentGroupId=92184009

Tickets can also be purchased through the Trackwrestling registration site. Buy your adult admission, youth admission, or coaches pass online and pick up your wristband at the door. Ticket prices are discounted online.

All athletes must have a current USA Wrestling membership. To purchase or renew membership, please visit www.USAWMembership.com

Coaches must pass a background check in order to purchase a coaches membership. Only those who have passed a background check and purchased a coaches membership will be allowed to buy a coaches pass for access to the competition area.

We look forward to seeing you in Castle Rock on December 6-7. For more information on the Folkstyle Tour of America, please visit www.USAFolkstyle.com.

For the specific King of the Mountain event website, please visit: http://usawevents.sportngin.com/page/show/974508-king-of-the-mountain


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