Please note that we’ll continue to add wrestling events to our online calendar as we learn about them. There’s a wrestling tournament almost every weekend somewhere if you are willing to make the drive. Many off-season tournaments are “open” tournaments, meaning you’ll see non-IKWF members wrestling such as high school and college wrestlers. Sometimes, you might even see a coach from our team or other local teams wrestling!
Some off-season tournaments spotlight different styles of wrestling, too. Our “normal” style of wrestling is called folkstyle or collegiate wrestling. There is also freestyle–very much like folkstyle but with different scoring–and Greco-Roman. If you have a background in martial arts, there are even grappling tournaments.
Here are a few places to look for off-season tournaments: