As the COVID-19 pandemic continues across the globe, the CDC, the IDPH, and local school districts have been faced with difficult decisions concerning our health and safety. The IKWF shares these concerns as we attempt to move the IKWF forward through this unprecedented time.
At this time, the board of directors wish to proceed with the 2021-22 season with as much normalcy as possible. Practices, events and dual meets will be allowed while still following any guidelines and recommendations instituted by federal, state, and/or local agencies.
Important Dates for the 2021-22 Season
Dec. 4, 2021 – Competition start date (first day clubs are allowed to sanction events)
Jan. 15 & 16, 2022 – Jon Davis Kids Open, BOS Center – Springfield
Jan. 30, 2022 – Dual Meet State Championships, Willowbrook High School – Villa Park
Feb. 26 or 27, 2022 – Regionals
Mar. 5, 2022 – Sectionals
March 10, 11, & 12, 2022 – State Championships, BMO Harris Bank Center – Rockford
Fees for the 2021-22 Season
* – $5 processing fee added when purchased at www.usawmembership.com
* Club Charter – $190
* Club Additional Insured – $50
* Event Sanction – $160
* Event Sanction Additional Insured – $50
* Athlete Membership – $50
Wrestling Leader Membership – $45.75
The IKWF is recruiting anyone 15 years old and up to officiate during the upcoming season. The IWCOA is providing rules interpretation and beginner clinics starting October 10th. Go to their website for more information and to sign up for clinics: https://iwcoa.net/officials/.