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 email@example.com to inform me of your top three choices of events for 2018. You do not need to fill out the application again!
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 firstname.lastname@example.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. 2017 Iowa National Team Staff = 3 points
I. Previous National Team Staff Member = 2 points.
J. Regional Championship Attendance = 1 point.