The Wildwoods Convention Center Hosts the Return of Youth Wrestling Feb. 9-11

THE WILDWOODS – The Atlantic Coast Wrestling Association presents the National Youth Challenge Duals at the Wildwoods Convention Center Friday, Feb. 9 through Sunday, Feb 11.

This three-day event will feature over 1,500 elementary and middle school wrestlers, grades 2 through 8, in highly competitive dual meet matches. More than 70 teams from all over the country will be competing in one of the most challenging dual tournaments in the East.

Times for competitions, which are subject to change, are as follows:

Friday, Feb. 9: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 10: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 11: 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

This event is a great way to show your support for the dedicated youth wrestlers of New Jersey and see some of the nation’s best youth wrestlers in action.

The Atlantic Coast Wrestling Association’s mission is to create a competitive atmosphere for youth wrestlers that will promote sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, courage and fair play. This purpose is met by providing supervised and competitive wrestling competitions in order to encourage continued participation in the sport of amateur wrestling.

Admission is $10 per day for adults, $7 for senior citizens, $5 for children ages 5-12, and free for children 4 and under.

Also, save the date for the upcoming ‘War at the Jersey Shore’ National Folkstyle Wrestling Championships on Friday, April 14 and Saturday, April 15 at the Wildwoods Convention Center.

For additional information about these national youth wrestling tournaments, please visit

For additional information about the Wildwoods, visit or call (800) 992-9732.