Jul
12
to Jul 19

Cadet & Junior National in Fargo, ND

This is a great tournament for Exposure. Exposure to college coaches, national competition, high level opponents, life-long friends, huge arena, and traveling to the mainland. Your wrestle freestyle and greco, and get a guarantee of 4 matches total.

In order to compete in this tournament, you must apply through the Hawaii Federation of USA Wrestling. Join our national team, and we will help you through the process.

Call Coach Rob at (808) 381-3048 to let us know if you’d like to train and travel with us to this tournament.

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Jul
5
to Jul 6

The All Girls Champion Wrestling Camp

Samantha Higa brings her skills and knowledge to HWA for a FREE two-day camp. Joining her is HWA’s very own Coach Ku’u and JT Ojerio and Hawaii Grappler coaches Bree Rapoza and Lindsey Villarmia.

Whether you’re preparing for Nationals in Fargo, North Dakota or next folkstyle season, this is a perfect opportunity to get better!

Higa is a two-time HHSAA state champion, a WCWA All-American, and currently Missouri Valley’s Women’s Wrestling Assistant Coach.

The schedule for both days is as follows:

Session 1: 9-10:30 AM

Session 2: 11 AM-1 PM

The camp is open to all girls of all ages.

USAW Card is required. Click here to purchase one.

Call (808) 381-3048 for more questions

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May
10
to May 12

Women's Nationals

A great tournament for girls of all ages to attend and compete in freestyle wrestling. If you want to make a cadet or junior world team, this is the tournament you need to attend to do so. Also, women only compete in freestyle wrestling in college so you might as well expose your girls to it now!

Please call Coach Rob at (808) 381-3048 if you’d like to join our national team and travel with us to this tournament.

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Apr
24
to Apr 28

Western Regionals

HWA wil be traveling to the USAW Western Regionals tournament in Las Vegas.

Wrestlers have the opportunity to compete in all three styles of wrestling: folkstyle, freestyle, and greco. Learn more by clicking on this link: https://usawevents.sportngin.com/marinesusopen-westernregional

Coaches traveling will be Coach Rob, and Coach Sean.

Please let us know if you’d like to join our national team and travel with us to this tournament.

Call Coach Rob at (808) 381-3048

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Apr
13
to Apr 14

Bronze Coaches Clinic PRE-REGISTER

April 13th & 14th, 5pm - 8pm both days

Pre-Registration deadline to attend is April 11th. Must attend all 6 hours of instruction.

Click HERE to pre-register

The USA Wrestling Bronze Certification is a comprehensive coaching education program for coaches, parents and volunteers who are committed to expanding their knowledge in the art and science of our sport focusing on athletes ages 13 and up. The focus is on developing and sharing information on Sports Science, Sports First Aid, Ethics, Goal-Setting, Periodization, Evaluation, Admin and Wrestling Techniques, Strategies and Tactics. 

Please note: this certification is required to coach at most USA Wrestling National, Regional, and State Level events. Please check tournament schedules for minimum certifications as they may vary from event to event. 

Delivery is online through your USA Wrestling membership profile at www.USAWmembership.com. Once you have your full Wrestling Leader membership (coach membership), access all our certifications through “Manage” and “Coach Certifications.”


Prerequisites and Curriculum:

Participants must be a current coach member of USA Wrestling (requiring a successful background check and three-part SafeSport certification - both accessed from your membership profile) before attending the clinic (either in-person or online).  Please allow 7-14 days for your background check to be completed before planning to attend a certification course. The SafeSport course is free and lasts 90 minutes. It is also accessed from your membership profile. Please ensure the email address on your profile is valid before making payment (and that no other coach has used this email to take a USA Wrestling course).

Bronze Certifications consist of a 6 hour classroom (with your state office) or online clinic with testing after each Module. Coach certifications with USA Wresting are valid for life - unless removed for disciplinary actions. Copper Certification is not a pre-requisite for the Bronze, however it is a valuable tool for coaches and both Copper and Bronze certifications are required to start Silver Certification tasks as of 1 SEP 2018.

Download the Bronze Coaches Guide (3rd Ed) here https://www.teamusa.org/usa-wrestling/coaches/educational-resources

 

Awards and Continuing Education Credits:

Participants completing the online (or in-person) course will be Bronze Certified Coaches through the National Coaches Education Program (NCEP) of USA Wrestling. The Bronze Certificate, a new USA Wrestling membership card (showing your Bronze Certification), and a small gift of our appreciation will be sent to the address you list on your membership profile (please allow 6-8 weeks for processing and delivery of these awards). USA Wrestling will update your coach profile with the certification (typically within 2-3 business days). Once we update your profile, you’ll be notified via email that you can now print a membership card online from your profile as proof of certification and membership.

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Mar
12
to Mar 15

Gary Mayabb Technique Workshop

This is a Workshop with the USA Wrestling National Team Coach. All days will have situational training and lots of skill set reps. This workshop will focus on National Team Techniques & position work with each wrestler executing. There will be an emphasis on drilling multiple scoring reps in each session to improve our timing & technique.

He is currently the manager of the Greco-Roman wrestling Program at USA Wrestling and the Olympic Training Center.

Prior to that he coached the Cadet & Junior World Teams for 8 years, was named the Junior Greco National Coach of the Year, and has his Gold Level Coach certification with USA Wrestling.

Gary will be with us March 12-15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm nightly

This workshop is open to athletes from 11 years old and up, as well as coaches.

Clinic is free for HWA members, and is $30 per session for drop-ins.

Gary will be going over the basics of Greco, as well as situational wrestling and lots of throw reps.

Click here to read more about Gary

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