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Iowa/USA Wrestling Coaches Pool Application

All new coaches must complete the coaches application to be considered for assignment to the Iowa National Team Staff.  Please create an account and log in to follow the link below. If you have previously completed an application please send an email to jason.christenson@southeastpolk.org to inform me of your top three choices of events for 2017.  You do not need to fill out the application again!

Requirements for Coaching Iowa/USA Wrestling National Teams

Requirements for Coaches to be on IOWA/USA WRESTLING National Teams Staff include but are not limited to:

1) Must have current USA Wrestling Coaches Card

2) Must have USA WRESTLING Bronze level or higher certification through the National Coaches Education Program.

3) Officiate or volunteer in one of Iowa/USA Wrestling’s State level events (Freestyle or Greco-Roman.) 

4) New Coaches must complete the Coaches Pool Application (top of page)  Coaches who have already applied can send an email to jason.christenson@southeastpolk.org with your choice of assignments (3.)

The following point system will be used to determine coaches who have demonstrated service to Iowa/USA Wrestling.  Level of service will be used to determine coaching assignments. The point system is as follows:

A.  Clinician at a local tournament (see schedule )=  1 point

B.  Official at a local tournament- (see schedule) = 3 points (all day.)

C.  Clinician at a Regional Training Center = 2 points

D.  Assistant Coach at Regional Training Center = 1 point

E.  Official at an Iowa/USA State Tournament = 4 points (all day, per style.)

F.  Assisting at a tournament = 1 pt. (officiating, clock, runner etc.)

G  UWW Cadet or UWW Junior National attendance = 2 points

H. 2016 Iowa National Team Staff = 3 points

I. Previous National Team Staff Member  = 2 points.

J.  Regional Championship Attendance = 1 point.

 

Update***Iowa/USA Regional Training Centers***Update

Iowa 2017 Regional Training Centers

www.iowawrestling.org

 
  • 4 Host locations: Iowa City West High School, Waverly-Shellrock High School, Southeast Polk High School, Underwood High School (+1 at CBTJ)

  • Cost: Free to USAW members of all ages. Practices are geared more towards Cadet/Junior wrestlers.

  • Featured clinicians from across the state will lead the practice.

 

Iowa/USA Wrestling is excited to announce the 2017 Regional Training sites for this spring season to help wrestlers better their Freestyle/Greco training.

 

Southeast Polk-

Sunday, March 26th 4 pm

Sunday, April 2nd 4 pm

Sunday, April 9th 4 pm

Sunday, April 23rd 4 pm

Sunday, April 30th 4 pm

Waverly Shell Rock

Sunday, March 11th 530 pm

Sunday, March 26th 530 pm

Sunday, April 2nd 530 pm

Sunday, April 23rd 530 pm

Sunday, April 30th 530 pm

Iowa City West

Wednesday, March 22nd 630 pm 

Wednesday, March 29th 630 pm 

Wednesday, April 5th 630 pm 

Wednesday, April 12th 630 pm 

Wednesday, April 19th 630 pm 

Wednesday, May 3rd 630 pm 

Wednesday, May 10th 630 pm

 

Underwood High School

Thursday, March 23rd 630 pm 

Thursday , April 13th 630 pm 

Thursday, May 4th 630 pm 

Thursday, May 18th 630 pm

 

 Council Bluffs, Thomas Jefferson

 Wednesday, April 5th 630 pm

 

Questions can be directed to

Coaching Director Jason Christenson- jason.christenson@southeastpolk.org

State Chairman Mark Reiland- iowausachair@gmail.com