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Youth Division Info

2020 GFC YOUTH DIVISIONS INFORMATION

Date:  Oct 2-3
 
Location: Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC 
 
Registration: CLICK HERE
 
Wrestler Registration Fee
  • $50 pre-registration 
  • $60 late registration (after September 1)  
Format: Folkstyle and Freestyle Divisions will compete for all youth age divisions with age-based groups from 6U to 15U. 
 
Rules: Standard Freestyle and Folkstyle Rules will be used.
 
Match Length
Folkstyle: 6U, 7U, 8U will wrestle 1-1-1 periods
Folkstyle 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U will wrestle 3x90 second periods
Folkstyle 13U, 14U, 15U will wrestle 2-2-2 periods
Freestyle: 6U, 7U, 8U will wrestle 2x90 second periods
Freestyle: 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U will wrestle 2x2:00 periods
Freestyle : 13U, 14U, 15U will wrestle 2x2:30 periods
 
FOLKSTYLE: Due to time constraints the overtime procedure will be as follows: 1:00 sudden victory period, followed by a :30 UTB period as necessary (1st point scored has  choice, if 0-0 then coin flip)
 
Awards: Custom GFC Medals and GFC All-American Certificate for Top 4 Placers in each weight. 
 
Divisions & Weight Classes

15U - 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 170, 200, HWT (250)
14U - 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 110, 120, 130, 140, 155, 170, 200, 250
13U - 66, 70, 74, 78, 82, 86, 91, 96, 101, 112, 125, 140, 160, HWT
12U -  58, 62, 66, 70, 74, 78, 82, 86, 91, 96, 101, 112, 125, 140, HWT
11U - 52, 56, 60, 65, 70, 75, 82, 92, 101, 112, 125, HWT
10U - 43, 46, 49, 52, 56, 60, 65, 70, 75, 82, 92, 101, 112, HWT
9U - 40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 56, 60, 65, 70, 76, 82, 92, HWT
8U - 42, 46, 50, 54, 58, 62, 66, 70, 74, 78, 87, HWT
7U- 38, 41, 44, 47, 50, 53, 56, 59, 62, 68, 73, HWT
6U  - 37, 40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 55, 61, HWT

**AGE DIVISION IS DETERMINED BY YOUR AGE AT THE START OF THE EVENT (October 2nd)**
**THERE WILL BE NO WEIGHT ALLOWANCES (example, to make 65lb weight class, you must weigh 65.0 or less!)**
 

Weigh-Ins:  Held @ Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Friday, October 1st - 6:30-8:00pm
*Friday Fast Pass Weigh In - 3:00-4:00pm*
 
Saturday, October 2nd - 6:30-8:00pm
*Saturday Fast Pass Weigh-In - 3:00-4:00pm*
 
Anyone competing Saturday OR Sunday can weigh-in on Friday.  Friday's weigh-in will be good for both days of competition if competing multiple days.
 
Headger: Optional, not required
 
YOUTH DIVISIONS SCHEDULE
Friday, October 1st
3-4:30pm - Friday Fast Pass Weigh Ins
6:30-8pm - Friday Weigh Ins 
 
Saturday, October 2nd
9:00am - 14U, 12U, 10U, 8U, 6U (Folkstyle)
3:30pm - 14U, 12U, 10U, 8U, 6U (Freestyle)
3-4:30pm - Saturday Fast Pass Weigh Ins
6:30-8pm - Saturday Weigh In
 
Sunday, October 4th
9:00am - 15U, 13U, 11U, 9U, 7U (Folkstyle)
3:30pm - 15U, 13U, 11U, 9U, 7U (Freestyle)

2015 GFC Middle School Champions


2015 GFC Elementary Champions