Age Groups and Weight Classes for 2016-17

Participation in IKWF events is defined in the IKWF By-laws as:

"Any wrestler who is in 8th grade or younger and NOT fifteen (15) prior to September 1st of the current wrestling season". The "IKWF Age" of each wrestler is determined by their age on December 31, 2016.

The age groups and weight classes listed below are for the IKWF State Series
(Regionals, Sectionals, and State Tournament, and Dual Meet State Series).

Division: Tot
(6 & Under)
Bantam
(8 & Under)
Intermediate
(8, 9, 10)
Novice
(10, 11, 12)
Senior
(12, 13, 14)
Age Limit: Born 1/1/2010 and after Born 1/1/2008 and after Born 1/1/2006 through 12/31/2008 Born 1/1/2004 through 12/31/2006 Born 9/1/2001 through 12/31/2004
Age Group Eligibility: 8 year olds can wrestle Bantam OR Intermediate 10 year olds can wrestle Intermediate OR Novice 12 year olds can wrestle Novice OR Senior
Weight Classes: None, 4-man blocked weight None, 4-man blocked weights 49, 52, 55, 58, 62, 66, 70, 74, 79, 84, 89, 95, 101, 108, 122, 138, 156, 177 62, 66, 70, 74, 79, 84, 89, 95, 101, 108, 115, 122, 130, 138, 156, 177, 215 74, 79, 84, 89, 95, 101, 108, 115, 122, 130, 138, 147, 156, 166, 177, 189, 215, 275
Match Time - Individual State Series: 1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
Match Time - Dual Meet State Series: None None None 1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
**Dual Meet State Series is a combination of the novice and senior divisions.