The WWB Pairings Process uses actual weight, age, & skill level in drawing medal brackets, not just weight. It is very specific based on who shows up to compete. Pairings for matches are done first in the interest of safety for all competitors who have varying levels of skill.
The WWB Event Schedule at Sin City Classic is listed here. More exact times and venues will be announced closer to the event.
Thursday, January 16:
Evening – Welcome party/bar/reception for early arrivals. More details to be released soon.
Friday, January 17:
2-4pm – Beginners’ Clinic (WWB coaches)
5-9pm – Accreditation/Weigh-Ins
8:30-10:30pm – Meet & Greet at Virgil's Real BBQ on the LINQ Promenade
9:30-11:30pm – Sin City Classic Welcome Party
Saturday, January 18:
10-11am – Volunteer Set-Up
11am-12pm – Pairings, Brackets, Rules, Warm-Ups, Instructions, etc.
12-4pm – Freestyle Wrestling Tournament
6-9pm – Wrestler/Grappler Party & Awards, location TBD
9pm – Sin City Classic Party
Sunday, January 19:
11-11:30am – Volunteer Set-Up
11:30am-1:30pm – Grappling Clinic (Matthew Kaiser, World Champion Combat Wrestler)
1:30-3pm – Grappling Bouts
3-4pm – Volunteer Tear-Down
4-7pm – Wrestler/Grappler Party & Awards at the Garage Bar
9pm – Sin City Classic Closing Party
■ The registration fee is $75 per athlete (Lower cost packages available for those wanting to do clinics or social events only).
■ Entries are on a first-come, first-served basis - 60 matches max!
■ Entry fee includes Tournament wristband needed to receive all hotel, restaurant, show and drink specials.
The UWW approved WWB RULES for FreeStyle and Grappling are posted below.
If you are an international competitor, you will still need some form of UWW Club Affiliation proof of insurance.
Contact your local state or federal UWW wrestling & grappling organizations to obtain coverage in order to compete in a USA Wrestling sanctioned event. Please check with Sin City Classic Wrestling & Grappling Coordinator Chris Lorefice at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.